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dc.creatorHankins, Rebecca
dc.identifier.citationHankins, Rebecca. “Uncovering Black Feminist Writers 1963-1990: An Evaluation of Their Coverage in Research Tools” Reference and User Services Quarterly, Vol. 48, #3, 2009, 270-286.en
dc.descriptionThe survey investigates the breadth of coverage of writings authored by these black feminists and determines that there is a critical need to either update current thesauri or develop a new comprehensive tool for indexing and abstracting black feminist writings. Finally, the results of this study will assist libraries and librarians in making decisions about purchasing the most relevant resources for research on the writings of the feminist movement in general and black feminists in particular.en
dc.description.abstractHas the move toward online resources had an effect on source material for the study of black feminist theory? The last forty years have witnessed a critical mass of literary and theoretical writings on the black feminist movement. This article evaluates the coverage of writings by a select group of forty "second wave" (1963-75) and pre -- "third wave" (1976-90) black feminists in twelve major electronic-literary and women's-studies indexing and abstracting services.en
dc.publisherAmerican Library Association, Reference & User Services Quarterly
dc.rightsCC0 1.0 Universalen
dc.subjectBlack women authorsen
dc.subjectAbstracting & indexing servicesen
dc.subjectSecond wave feministsen
dc.subjectthird wave feministsen
dc.subjectFeminists authorsen
dc.subjectOnline databasesen
dc.subjectCitation analysisen
dc.titleUncovering Black Feminist Writers 1963-90: An Evaluation of Their Coverage in Research Toolsen
local.departmentUniversity Librariesen

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