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Information on all books (scholarly, popular, adult, juvenile, reprint, etc.) on all subjects currently published and distributed in the U.S. With out-of-print titles from 1979 to the present.

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Extensive catalog (OCLC) of books, serials, media, web resources, and more worldwide.