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Title:The Joy of Finding Periodicals "Not in Danky"
Author(s):Burkett, Randall K.
Subject(s):African American history
Collection development
Abstract:This essay examines the seminal reference tool, African-American Newspapers and Periodicals: A National Bibliography (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998), edited by James P. Danky. It provides background on the creation of this highly acclaimed volume and demonstrates its usefulness in building a research collection of rare periodical literature in African American history and culture. It also documents efforts to build such a collection at Emory University.
Issue Date:2008
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press and the Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Citation Info:In Library Trends 56 (3) Winter 2008: 601–617.
Genre:Article
Type:Text
Language:English
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/4593
ISSN:0024-2594
Publication Status:published or submitted for publication
Rights Information:Copyright 2008 Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2008-03-26


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