October 2016 Content Update

Two new and two updated titles were added to Public Core in October 2016. 

There are now 853 titles in the Public Core collection. If you subscribe to this package, see a full title list in your Admin account (log-in required), or check it out on our corporate site.  

New Public Core Titles: 


Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

ISBN: 9781461411130

Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations, Second Edition, provides the finest reference source of science quotations for all audiences. The new edition adds greater depth to the number of quotations in the various thematic arrangements and also provides new thematic categories.


Handy Answer: The Handy Technology Answer Book

ISBN: 9781578595631

The Handy Technology Answer Book explains how technology has revolutionized the way people live, work, and play. It covers a broad range of fields, including medicine, mining, architecture, transportation, the military, and agriculture, and how they have been changed by technology.

Updated Public Core Titles: 


Handy Answer: The Handy Geography Answer Book

ISBN: 9781578595761

Completely revised and updated, it gives readers a tour of the world, its natural features, and the ever-changing mark humans make on our planet, answering 1,200 questions from the trivia (longest, hottest, tallest) to how geography has influenced history, religion, architecture, and the location of cities. With up-to-date maps and country information, this book let’s you bring the world home. The Handy Geography Answer Book gives directions to the world, its people, its countries, its history, and more.


OECD Factbook 2015-2016: Economic, Environmental and Social Statistics

ISBN: 9789264232563

OECD Factbook is the best-selling, annual title from the OECD. It provides a global overview of todays major economic, social and environmental indicators. More countries than ever are covered in greater detail, enabling direct comparisons for many indicators between OECD Members and Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Russian Federation and South Africa.

There were no retired titles this month. A full list of updated and retired titles is always available upon request to support@credoreference.com.


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