A Guide to the Collection at Georgia State University
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Georgia State University Library,
Special Collections and Archives,
Georgia State University
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The Popular Music
Periodicals collection is an artificial collection of serial publications about
the American Popular Song, Jazz, Country, Bluegrass and Gospel genres of music,
and related musical industry issues. Materials are usually received by Special
Collections along with donated manuscript collections.
Popular Music Periodicals
Files are arranged alphabetically. Dates are general and inclusive.
The collection is cataloged, and detailed records are available for many of the
publications listed. Researchers should search in GIL, GSU's online system or
consult with staff in Special Collections for more information on individual
Scope and Content of the Collection
The Popular Music Periodicals collection is an artificial collection
of serial publications about the American Popular Song, Jazz, Country,
Bluegrass and Gospel genres of music, and related musical industry issues.
Materials are usually received by Special Collections along with donated
Significant periodicals include Nostalgia
Digest, Jazz Beat, Bluegrass Unlimited, Country Song
Roundup, DISCoveries and newsletters
published in Atlanta by the Southeastern Bluegrass Association
SEBA Breakdown. Topics include prominent and
local artist features of identified musical genres, music industry news, and
music collectors merchandise.
The Popular Music Periodicals Collection is available for use only in
the Special Collections Department.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the
Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring
materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog
using these headings.
Jazz music--United States--20th century.
Popular music--United States--20th century.
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in
departmental policies on reproduction.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any
publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection,
the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical
property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from
this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright
holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must
contain the complete citation to the original.
[item], [folder title], Popular Music Periodicals collection, Popular
Music Collection. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University,