STARER, Daniel. American, b. 1954. Genres: How-to books. Career: Research Network (an information retrieval service), NYC, president and founder, 1979-. Publications: Five Rings, Six Crises…, 1990; Who to Call: The Parents Sourcebook, 1992; Who Knows What: The Essential Business Resource Book, 1992; Hot Topics, 1994. Address: Research Network, 59 West 85th St., New York, NY 10024, U.S.A.