ERIC Number: ED100385
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
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A Guide to Research in American Library History. Second Edition.
Harris, Michael H.
This guide is intended to provide a concise assessment of the extent and nature of research on American library history, to briefly discuss the theoretical framework and methodological tools utilized by library historians, to provide an annotated list of works dealing with the published literature on this topic, and to present a descriptive bibliography of 652 master's theses and doctoral dissertations on American library history completed through 1973. The bibliography includes studies written for degrees in fields other than library science. Basic bibliographic information is provided for each entry, including notation of complete or partial publication and microfilm number for theses available in that format. The bibliography is subdivided according to the type of library studied. Author, subject, and geographic indexes are provided. (Author/SL)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Doctoral Dissertations, History, Librarians, Libraries, Library Research, Library Science, Literature Guides, Masters Theses, United States History
Scarecrow Press, Inc., P. O. Box 656, Metuchen, New Jersey 08840 ($9.00)
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