Cooperative acquisition of Africana: Past performance and future directions

Maidel Cason*, David L. Easterbrook, Yvette Scheven

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Abstract

This article gives a review of previous cooperative acquisition efforts by African Studies librarians followed by a detailed report of a survey of major U S African collections. This survey reports on the scope of collections; methods of collecting; amount and sources of funds and current cooperative involvements or plans Finally, suggestions are made for specific projects that can be relatively quickly implemented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)221-232
Number of pages12
JournalLibrary Collections, Acquisition and Technical Services
Volume6
Issue number2
StatePublished - Dec 1 1982

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Cooperative acquisition of Africana : Past performance and future directions. / Cason, Maidel; Easterbrook, David L.; Scheven, Yvette.

In: Library Collections, Acquisition and Technical Services, Vol. 6, No. 2, 01.12.1982, p. 221-232.

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