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Title

  • Main Title Bibliographical Control of Afro-American Literature, Volume 1: Papers Presented at a Conference
  • Added Title Proceedings of the Conference on Bibliographic Control of Afro-American Literature

Creator

  • Editor: Totten, Herman L.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: "Edited with an Introduction by Herman L. Totten."

Contributor

  • Author: Cassata, Mary B.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Who Are the Users of Afro-American Literature and How Is the Literature Used?"
  • Author: Johnson, Harry A.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Dr. Harry A. Johnson; "Developing a Current Awareness of Non-Print Media: Implications for Afro-American Collections."
  • Author: Smith, Jessie Carney
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Acquiring Afro-American Literature."
  • Author: Robinson, Harry, Jr.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Afro-American Collections: A Status Report."
  • Author: Cohen, David
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Afro-American Studies: A Bibliographic Key for 1976."
  • Author: Clack, Doris H.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Doris H. Clack, Ph.D.; "The Cataloging of Afro-American Literature: Subject Headings and Classification."
  • Author: Matthews, Geraldine O.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Bibliographic Control of Afro-American Literature: An Analysis of Selected Items."
  • Author: Jordan, Casper LeRoy
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Afro-American Indexes: A Descriptive Analysis"
  • Author: Williams, Daniel T.
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "Archival and Fugitive Afro-American Literature: The Duties of the Archivist."
  • Author: Shockley, Ann Allen
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: "The Role of the Curator of Afro-American Collections."

Publisher

  • Name: University of Oregon. School of Librarianship
    Place of Publication: [Eugene, Oregon]

Date

  • Creation: 1976

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: These papers are a compilation presented at a conference on bibliographic control of Afro-American literature. The papers discuss issues in cataloging and archiving African-American literature including relevant subject headings, sources of texts, and collection development. Index starts on page 293.
  • Physical Description: ii, 299 p. ; 28 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: American literature -- African American authors -- Congresses.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Collection development (Libraries)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Bibliography -- Methodology -- Congresses.
  • Keyword: bibliographic control
  • Keyword: archives
  • Keyword: conferences
  • Keyword: Afro-American literature
  • Keyword: Afro-American authors
  • Keyword: literature use

Source

  • Conference: Conference on Bibliographic Control of Afro-American Literature, July 16-17, 1976, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Collection

  • Name: UNT Scholarly Works
    Code: UNTSW

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Information
    Code: UNTCOI

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc31167

Degree

  • Academic Department: Library and Information Science

Note

  • Display Note: "Volume I." "Sponsored by a U.S. Office of Education Library Training Grant under Title II, Part B, Higher Education Act (P.L. 89-329 as amended)."
  • Display Note: Contents: p. 9 -- Introduction p. 11 -- Who Are the Users of Afro-American Literature and How Is the Literature Used? (Mary B. Cassata) p. 41 -- Developing a Current Awareness of Non-Print Media: Implications for Afro-American Collections (Dr. Harry A. Johnson) p. 79 -- Acquiring Afro-American Literature (Jessie Carney Smith) p. 115 -- Afro-American Collections: A Status Report (Harry Robinson, Jr.) p. 132 -- Afro-American Studies: A Bibliographic Key for 1976 ([David Cohen]) p. 170 -- The Cataloging of Afro-American Literature: Subject Headings and Classification (Doris H. Clack) p. 209 -- Bibliographic Control of Afro-American Literature: An Analysis of Selected Items (Geraldine O. Matthews) p. 238 -- Afro-American Indexes: A Descriptive Analysis (Casper LeRoy Jordan) p. 265 -- Archival and Fugitive Afro-American Literature: The Duties of the Archvist (Daniel T. Williams) p. 278 -- The Role of the Curator of Afro-American Collections (Ann Allen Shockley)