ERIC Number: EJ421736
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Publishing and the Book Trade in Sub-Saharan Africa: Trends and Issues and Their Implications for American Libraries.
Bischof, Phyllis B.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v16 n6 p340-47 Jan 1991
Discusses developments in publishing in Sub-Saharan Africa and suggests implications for American libraries. Highlights include economic constraints; state-sponsored publishing; African authors; publishing in Nigeria and South Africa; publishing for children; religious publishing houses; multinational firms; cooperative efforts that offer assistance to U.S. libraries; and acquisitions strategies. (18 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Africa; Nigeria; South Africa