Definitions for bibliographyˌbɪb liˈɒg rə fi
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
bib•li•og•ra•phyˌbɪb liˈɒg rə fi(n.)(pl.)-phies.
a complete or selective list of works compiled upon some common principle, as authorship, subject, or printer.
Category: Library Science
a list of source materials that are used or consulted in the preparation of a work or that are referred to in the text.
the discipline that deals with the physical description, comparison, and classification of books and other printed matter.
Category: Library Science
Origin of bibliography:
1670–80; < Gk bibliographía. See biblio -, -graphy
a list of writings with time and place of publication (such as the writings of a single author or the works referred to in preparing a document etc.)
A section of a written work containing citations, not quotations, to all the books referenced in the work.
A list of books or documents relevant to a particular subject or author.
The study of the history of books in terms of their classification, printing and publication.
a history or description of books and manuscripts, with notices of the different editions, the times when they were printed, etc
Bibliography, as a discipline, is traditionally the academic study of books as physical, cultural objects; in this sense, it is also known as bibliology. Carter and Barker describe bibliography as a twofold scholarly discipline—the organized listing of books and the systematic, description of books as physical objects.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A work consisting of a list of books, articles, documents, publications, and other items, usually on a single subject or related subjects.
Translations for bibliography
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a list of books.
- قائِمَةٌ بالمَراجِعArabic
- bibliografiaPortuguese (BR)
- die BibliographieGerman
- litteraturliste; bibliografiDanish
- فهرست مراجعFarsi
- בִּבְלִיוֹגרָפיָה @@@ בִּיבְלִיוֹגרָפיָה$$$Hebrew
- daftar buku, bibliografiIndonesian
- bibliografi, litteraturlisteNorwegian
- فهرست مراجعPersian
- 書目Chinese (Trad.)
- کتب نامہ ، کتابیاتUrdu
- thư mụcVietnamese
- 书目Chinese (Simp.)
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