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This report is extracted from the 1000 Section (Confirmed Newspaper Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.   Either a compiler, publisher or repository had confirmed the existance of this index and supplied information for the report. See the INTRODUCTION for the methodology used in compiling the LATHROP REPORT.

REPORT NO:  1032A Previous Report (1031B)  |  Next Report (1033A)
INDEX NAME:  Fresno Bee Index
  • FRESNO BEE Fresno CA 1950-Current
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Reference Dept
Fresno CA 93740
Telephone: (209) 487-2174
AVAILABILITY:  Only one copy of this 3x5 card file index exists. It must be used in the Reference Dept. of the library.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  Indexes only those items relating to the California State University (Fresno), its faculty, students, programs,...etc.
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A 3x5 card file index. A separate section for full time faculty members. Each entry consists of the citation (day, month, year, page, section, column) followed by a brief description of the article. There is usually more than one citation per card. The cards are numbered within each subject to keep them in order.
SIZE OF INDEX:  Eleven catalog drawers of cards. About 1,500 new entries per year are added to the index.
1. T. Gwinup et al. "Survey of local newspapers in California". California Librarian, v.36, p.4-45, January 1975.
2. Anita Cheek Milner. NEWSPAPER INDEXES: A LOCATION & SUBJECT GUIDE FOR RESEARCHERS. Scarecrow Press, Metuchen NJ, 1977.
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