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Copies, Surrogates, And The Simulacra: The Digitization Of Rare Books And Manuscripts For Research Purposes Apr 2018

Copies, Surrogates, And The Simulacra: The Digitization Of Rare Books And Manuscripts For Research Purposes

The Southeastern Librarian

In the last fifteen years, digitization of rare books and manuscripts in special collections libraries has begun to play an increasingly significant role in providing access for students, faculty, independent scholars and members of local and academic communities. The digitization of print materials is now frequently undertaken for a variety of purposes and with varying degrees of success. Libraries digitize manuscripts and rare books to promote known and hidden collections, preserve fragile materials, and provide on and off-campus access to users, while new uses and possibilities are continually being explored and implemented. Some early scholarship on the subject, however, has ...


Sela/General News, Library News, And Personnel News Apr 2018

Sela/General News, Library News, And Personnel News

The Southeastern Librarian

No abstract provided.


Leaders Of Their Race: Educating Black And White Women In The New South, Melanie J. Dunn Apr 2018

Leaders Of Their Race: Educating Black And White Women In The New South, Melanie J. Dunn

The Southeastern Librarian

Leaders of Their Race: Educating Black and White Women in the New South. Sarah H. Case. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-2520-8279-5 (pbk.). 238 p. $28.00.


Smoke Signals From Samarcand: The 1931 Reform School Fire And Its Aftermath, Carol Walker Jordan Apr 2018

Smoke Signals From Samarcand: The 1931 Reform School Fire And Its Aftermath, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

Smoke Signals From Samarcand: The 1931 Reform School Fire and Its Aftermath. Barbara Bennett. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2018. ISBN 978-1-61117-860-9 (hardcover); 978-1-61117-631-6 (Ebook). 144 p. $24.99


Hard, Hard Religion: Interracial Faith In The Poor South, Carol Walker Jordan Apr 2018

Hard, Hard Religion: Interracial Faith In The Poor South, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

Hard, Hard Religion: Interracial Faith in the Poor South. John Hayes. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4696-3532-3 (pbk. - $27.95); 978-1-4696-3531-6 (hardcover - $90.00); 978-1-4696-3533-0 (Ebook - $19.99). 250 p.


My Exaggerated Life, Carol Walker Jordan Apr 2018

My Exaggerated Life, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

My Exaggerated Life. Pat Conroy as told to Katherine Clark. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2018. ISBN 978-1-161117-907-1 (hardcover - $29.99); 978-1-61117-908-8 (Ebook - $19.99). 352 p.


Guidelines For Submission And Author Instructions Apr 2018

Guidelines For Submission And Author Instructions

The Southeastern Librarian

Guidelines for article submission to The Southeastern Librarian.


Editorial Staff & State Representatives Apr 2018

Editorial Staff & State Representatives

The Southeastern Librarian

Listing of editorial board for The Southeastern Librarian and current SELA state representatives.


The Southeastern Librarian V 66 No. 1 (Spring 2018) Complete Issue Apr 2018

The Southeastern Librarian V 66 No. 1 (Spring 2018) Complete Issue

The Southeastern Librarian

No abstract provided.


Who Killed Betty Gail Brown? Murder, Mistrial, And Mystery, Barbara Kelly Feb 2018

Who Killed Betty Gail Brown? Murder, Mistrial, And Mystery, Barbara Kelly

The Southeastern Librarian

Who Killed Betty Gail Brown? Murder, Mistrial, and Mystery. Robert G. Lawson. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8131-7462-4 (cloth); 978-0-8131-7464-8 (epub); 978-0-8131-7463-1 (epub). $34.95. 216 p.


Guidelines For Submission And Author Instructions Feb 2018

Guidelines For Submission And Author Instructions

The Southeastern Librarian

Guidelines for article submission to The Southeastern Librarian.


Editorial Staff & State Representatives Feb 2018

Editorial Staff & State Representatives

The Southeastern Librarian

Listing of editorial board for The Southeastern Librarian and current SELA state representatives.


The Beer Cheese Book, Melinda F. Matthews Feb 2018

The Beer Cheese Book, Melinda F. Matthews

The Southeastern Librarian

The Beer Cheese Book. Garin Pirnia. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8131-7466-2 (hardcover: acid-free paper). $24.95. 197 p.


Miriam Hopkins: Life And Films Of A Hollywood Rebel, Melinda F. Matthews Feb 2018

Miriam Hopkins: Life And Films Of A Hollywood Rebel, Melinda F. Matthews

The Southeastern Librarian

Miriam Hopkins: Life and Films of a Hollywood Rebel. Allan R. Ellenberger. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2018. ISBN: 9780813174310 (Hardcover: acid-free paper); 9780813174327 (pdf); 9778-813174334 (epub) $44.98. 360 p.


Beyond The Crossroads: The Devil And The Blues Tradition, Carol Walker Jordan Feb 2018

Beyond The Crossroads: The Devil And The Blues Tradition, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

Beyond the Crossroads: The Devil and the Blues Tradition Adam Gussow. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4696-3366-4 (pbk: $29.95); 978-1-4696-3365-7 (Hard: $90); 978-1-4696-3367-1 (Ebook: $19.99). 416 p.


Hitchhiker: Stories From The Kentucky Homefront, Carol Walker Jordan Feb 2018

Hitchhiker: Stories From The Kentucky Homefront, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

Hitchhiker: Stories from the Kentucky Homefront. Bob Thompson. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. ISBN 978-0=-8131-7428-0 (cloth); 978-0-8131-7429-7 (web pdf); 978-0-8131-7430-3 (epub). $29. 166 p.


The Three Graces Of Val-Kill: Eleanor Roosevelt, Marion Dickerman And Nancy Cook In The Place They Made Their Own, Carol Walker Jordan Feb 2018

The Three Graces Of Val-Kill: Eleanor Roosevelt, Marion Dickerman And Nancy Cook In The Place They Made Their Own, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

The Three Graces of Val-Kill: Eleanor Roosevelt, Marion Dickerman, and Nancy Cook in the Place They Made Their Own. Emily Herring Wilson Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4696-3583-5 (Hard: $25); 978-1-4696-3584-2 (Ebook: $19.99). 232 p.


The Southern Foodways Alliance Guide To Cocktails, Melinda F. Matthews Feb 2018

The Southern Foodways Alliance Guide To Cocktails, Melinda F. Matthews

The Southeastern Librarian

The Southern Foodways Alliance Guide to Cocktails. Sara Camp Milam and Jerry Slater. Photographs by Andrew Thomas Lee. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8203-5159-9 (hardcover: alk.paper) $29.95. 202 p.


Patriots And Indians: Shaping Identity In Eighteenth-Century South Carolina, Allison Faix Feb 2018

Patriots And Indians: Shaping Identity In Eighteenth-Century South Carolina, Allison Faix

The Southeastern Librarian

Patriots and Indians: Shaping Identity in Eighteenth-Century South Carolina. Jeff W. Dennis. Coluumbia, SC: The University of South Carolina Press, 2017. ISBN: 978-1-61117-756-5 (hardcover), 978-1-6117-757-2 (ebook), $29.99. 240 p.


The Southeastern Librarian V 65 No. 4 (Winter 2018) Complete Issue Feb 2018

The Southeastern Librarian V 65 No. 4 (Winter 2018) Complete Issue

The Southeastern Librarian

No abstract provided.


What Usc Upstate Alumni Say About Information Literacy In The Workplace, Andrew Kearns Feb 2018

What Usc Upstate Alumni Say About Information Literacy In The Workplace, Andrew Kearns

The Southeastern Librarian

Librarians have rightly focused their efforts on helping students acquire the information literacy skills needed to complete academic research while in college, but what comes after? While the way we teach information literacy may be a good preparation for those students going on to graduate school, many of us teach in institutions where a majority of our students will be heading directly to the workplace after they graduate. What information literacy skills are most important in the workplace? What are the differences or similarities in the process of finding and using information? What can librarians do to help prepare these ...


Sela/General News, Library News, And Personnel News Feb 2018

Sela/General News, Library News, And Personnel News

The Southeastern Librarian

Recent activities from the Southeastern Library Association, developments from SELA member institutions, and personnel news.


My Curious And Jocular Heroes: Tales And Tale-Spinners From Appalachia, Melanie Dunn Feb 2018

My Curious And Jocular Heroes: Tales And Tale-Spinners From Appalachia, Melanie Dunn

The Southeastern Librarian

My Curious and Jocular Heroes: Tales and Tale-Spinners from Appalachia. Loyal Jones. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0252041136. $95.00 (Cloth). ISBN 9780252082672. $25.00 (Paper) 246 p.


The Southeastern Librarian V 65, No. 3 (Fall 2017) Complete Issue Oct 2017

The Southeastern Librarian V 65, No. 3 (Fall 2017) Complete Issue

The Southeastern Librarian

No abstract provided.


News Articles Oct 2017

News Articles

The Southeastern Librarian

Recent activities from the Southeastern Library Association, developments from SELA member institutions, and personnel news.


Ham: A Savor The South Cookbook, Melinda F. Matthews Oct 2017

Ham: A Savor The South Cookbook, Melinda F. Matthews

The Southeastern Librarian

Ham: A Savor the South Cookbook. Damon Lee Fowler. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. ISBN: 978-1-4696-3589-7 (Hardback); 978-1-4696-3590- 3 (ebook) 141 p. $16.96.


Lovie: The Story Of A Southern Midwife And An Unlikely Friendship, Sandra C. Clariday Oct 2017

Lovie: The Story Of A Southern Midwife And An Unlikely Friendship, Sandra C. Clariday

The Southeastern Librarian

Lovie: The Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship. Lisa Yarger. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. ISBN 978-1-4696-3005-2 (cloth, $34.95); ISBN 978-1-4696-3006-9 (ebook: $19.99). 306 p.


Editorial Staff & State Representatives Oct 2017

Editorial Staff & State Representatives

The Southeastern Librarian

Listing of editorial board for The Southeastern Librarian and current SELA state representatives.


The Life And Work Of John C. Campbell, Carol Walker Jordan Oct 2017

The Life And Work Of John C. Campbell, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

The Life and Work of John C. Campbell. Olive Dame Campbell; edited by Elizabeth M. Williams. Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky, 2017. ISBN 978-0- 8131-6854-8 (cloth, $60); ISBN 978-0-8131-6855-5 (web pdf, $60); ISBN 978-0-8131-6856-2 (epub, $60). 720 p.


Making Gullah: A History Of Sapelo Islanders, Race, And The American Imagination, Carol Walker Jordan Oct 2017

Making Gullah: A History Of Sapelo Islanders, Race, And The American Imagination, Carol Walker Jordan

The Southeastern Librarian

Making Gullah A History of Sapelo Islanders, Race, and the American Imagination. Melissa L. Cooper. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2017. ISBN 978-4696-3268-1 (pbk., $29.95); ISBN 978-1-4696- 3267-4 (hardcover, $85); ISBN 978-1-4696-3269-8 (ebook, $19.99). 304 p.