Comments

Collection Building is published by Emerald Group Publishing Limited in the United Kingdom (http ://www.emeraldinsight.com).

Abstract

The purpose of this article is to prove that chick lit is a legitimate and important area of collection for academic libraries. This article presents a definition of chick lit with an overview of the origin and significance of the term itself, discusses chick lit’s impact on publishing, and its relationship to academia and women’s writing. The article concludes with guidelines on building a chick lit collection.

Disciplines

Library and Information Science

Share

COinS