“One Day It’ll All Make Sense”: Hip-Hop and Rap Resources for Music Librarians

@article{Leach2008OneDI,
  title={“One Day It’ll All Make Sense”: Hip-Hop and Rap Resources for Music Librarians},
  author={Andrew Leach},
  journal={Notes},
  year={2008},
  volume={65},
  pages={37 - 9}
}
  • A. Leach
  • Published 14 August 2008
  • Education
  • Notes
This bibliographical essay describes a wide array of resources relating to hip-hop culture and rap music, including definitions and overviews, bibliographies, discographies, encyclopedias, historical and biographical information, articles and databases, sound and video recordings, lyrics, information about rap songs, hip-hop terminology and slang, photographs, Web sites, and research collections. The final section is devoted to collecting hip-hop and rap materials for libraries. While the essay… 
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