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ERIC Number: EJ782980
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Sep
Pages: 5
Abstractor: Author
ISSN: ISSN-0099-1333
Bridget Jones Meets Mr. Darcy: Challenges of Contemporary Fiction
Alsop, Justine
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v33 n5 p581-585 Sep 2007
This exploratory study seeks to investigate the collection practices of English Literature librarians with regard to contemporary fiction, including popular genres such as detective fiction and "chick lit". Results of an online survey suggest literature librarians are increasingly receptive to the acquisition of popular genres and identify the importance of adding popular titles to the collection.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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