ERIC Number: ED309892
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: N/A
Alaska Natives: A Guide to Current Reference Sources in the Rasmuson Library. The Elmer E. Rasmuson Library Occasional Papers No. 10.
Goniwiecha, Mark C.
This guide describes reference materials concerning Alaska natives available in the Rasmuson Library at the University of Alaska at Fairbanks. It covers separately published reference sources. The guide includes: significant bibliographies; guides to sources; indexes; dictionaries; almanacs; directories; guides to manuscripts and photographs; and a few texts, reviews, and position papers. Each individual item cited includes: a complete bibliographic citation, consisting of an assigned entry or item number; author (or editor) and title; place of publication; publisher; date of publication; number of pages; and brief annotation. Location codes or call numbers are listed for copies located in the Rasmuson Library collections. The introduction discusses search methods and strategies, using the microfiche and card catalogs, and related Library of Congress subject headings. Sources are categorized as: general bibliographical and reference sources; specific native groups; natives and the land; natives and the law; social relations; anthropology, ethnology, and archeology; historical, biographical, and archival sources; native language sources; native literature and art; nonprint materials; education and career materials; periodical sources; almanacs and statistical sources; and directories. This annotated bibliography contains 116 references and an index. (DHP)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Fairbanks. Elmer E. Rasmuson Library.