I’ve noticed that librarians, like lawyers, have a language of their own.
When I get together with another library person and we are talking about textbooks, we never say textbooks, we always say secondary sources. Secondary sources?
secondary source is a document or recording that relates or discusses information originally presented elsewhere
Secondary sources involve generalization, analysis, synthesis, interpretation, or evaluation of the original information
Since a systhesis of a topic that we . . . [more]