Handbook of Black librarianship / edited by E.J. Josey and Marva L. DeLoach.

"The second edition of this work chronicles the contribution that African American librarians have made to librarianship and to the organizations they have built to provide information resources for their people. Like in the first edition published in 1977, chapters on pioneering individuals ar...

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Other Authors: Josey, E. J., 1924-2009, DeLoach, Marva L.
Format: eBook
Published: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2000.
Edition:2nd ed.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / E.J. Josey, Marva L. DeLoach
  • Pioneers and Landmark Episodes
  • A Chronology of Events in Black Librarianship / Casper LeRoy Jordan, E.J. Josey
  • African American Forerunners in Librarianship / Casper LeRoy Jordan
  • Hampton Institute Library School / Lucy B. Campbell
  • Early Library Organizations
  • Alabama Association of School Librarians / Carrie C. Robinson
  • Georgia Teachers and Education Association, Librarians' Section / Laura S. Lewis
  • North Carolina Negro Library Association / Albert P. Marshall
  • South Carolina State Library Group / Rossie B. Caldwell
  • Virginia State Teachers Association, Division of Librarians / Harriet M. Hill
  • Contemporary Black Library Organizations
  • Black Caucus of the American Library Association: The Early Years / E.J. Josey
  • Black Caucus of the American Library Association: Recent History / Lisa Biblo
  • New York Black Librarians Caucus Revisited: The Dream Moves Forward / Yvonne S. Bennett, Joan E. Cole
  • Chicago Black Librarians Caucus: The Early Years / Alfred L. Woods
  • California Librarians Black Caucus / Linda Jolivet
  • Vital Issues
  • Effects of Diversity on Black Librarianship: Is Diversity Divergent? / Teresa Y. Neely
  • The Language of Diversity: What Is It? / Simmona E. Simmons-Hodo
  • The New Library Environment and Information Technology / Jon E. Cawthorne
  • Thinking Digitally and Acting Responsibly: Notes of an Activist African American Librarian / Itibari M. Zulu.