Rarebooks.info Updates Online Database

Oct 10, 2006

Rarebooks.info, an electronic database publisher, has launched the new release of www.rarebooks.info, which provides more than 80 electronic bibliographies online. Subjects cover early printing, world literature, natural history, science, medicine, theology, cultural and area studies, Judaica, music, theology, art and architecture, among others. Subscribers can gain access to full digital facsimiles of all electronic bibliographies. Continued content growth will be at no extra charge throughout the current subscription term.

New features in the release include: a new home page; revised basic search, including Boolean, proximity, and fuzzy search capabilities; new advanced search, including search capabilities by groups of titles and by topics; the ability to sort search results by author-title, or by relevance, the ability to save search histories; the ability to consult search tips; take a Guided Tour; search windows revised for use; MARC Records; and more. Rarebooks.info's electronic database is currently available on subscription for libraries and individuals.