This volume forms the third supplement to the classic reference series begun by Mary Huse Eastman. Ireland indexes some 406 collections, conveniently arranged in a single alphabetical listing of subject, title, and selected author entries, with ample cross references. Listed in Sheehy.
Norma Olin Ireland graduated from the Western Reserve Library School, worked as reference librarian in various libraries in Ohio and California, and taught reference work at the School of Library Service, USC. She has written 20 reference books, mostly indexes. She and her husband ran the Ireland Book and Library Service, and she now directs the Ireland Indexing Service in Southern California.