"...a solid introduction for most high-school, academic, and public libraries."
"Count on Facts On File to provide broad coverage in language that can be equally appreciated by professionals and lay readers...high school, public, and academic libraries will all find this volume a fine addition to their science reference collections."
"...recommended for public libraries, high school libraries, and some general undergraduate collections."
American Reference Books Annual
"This encyclopedia will serve students well..."
School Library Journal
"Broad in scope...Recommended."