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Title Managing the mystery collection : from creation to consumption / Judith Overmier, Rhonda Harris Taylor, editors
Published Binghamton, NY : Haworth Information Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (220 pages)
Contents Bodies of evidence: how mystery writers imagine their worlds through research / Barbara Fister -- Libraries and sisters in crime / Kathy Harig -- Buying books online is no mystery / Larisa Somsel -- Review sources for mystery fiction / Jean Bielke-Rodenbiker -- I need a good mystery: selecting for the juvenile reader / Nancy Larson Bluemel -- African-American mysteries / Connie Van Fleet -- The Native American detective / Rhonda Harris Taylor -- The Arthur Conan Doyle Collection at the Toronto Public Library / Victoria Gill -- The adventure of the unopened box: building the Sherlock Holmes Collections at the University of Minnesota Libraries / Timothy J. Johnson -- Mysteries in a law library: the law in popular culture collection at the University of Texas School of Law / Marlyn Robinson, Rhonda Hankins -- Mystery and the romance reader / Tracy Allen -- Murder, mystery, and mayhem: the development of a mystery book discussion group / Elizabeth Arneth -- A brief history of scholarly study of detective fiction, with particular attention to the Detective & Mystery Fiction Area of the Popular Culture Association / Mary P. Freier -- Tracking Miriam Grace Monfredo through herstory, librarianship, and sleuthing / Judith Overmier, Rhonda Harris Taylor
Notes "Co-published simultaneously as Collection management, volume 29, numbers 3/4, 2004."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Detective and mystery stories -- Bibliography -- Methodology
Fiction in libraries.
Libraries -- Special collections -- Detective and mystery stories
Reading interests.
Fiction in libraries.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Library & Information Science -- General.
Libraries -- Special collections.
Reading interests.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Overmier, Judith A., 1939-
Taylor, Rhonda Lynette Harris, 1951-
ISBN 1317717805
OTHER TI Collection management