SPEC Kit 324: Collecting Global Resources · 23
Please briefly describe the focus of the “Other area” the library is actively collecting. N=25
Actively developing Middle East and Islamic Studies collections that are not described in this survey.
Archeology (all categories); Oceania (print monographs).
Archiving web pages (via ArchiveIT addressing Mexican street graphics and energy policy and dialog in South America).
Byzantine and Modern Greece—in many areas collecting comprehensively; the exception is Modern Greek literature
texts—still collecting literature history, criticism, bibliography; in some areas, collecting historical studies—e.g., law,
military science, technology.
Caribbean Studies, which is also collected as part of Africana, Latin American Studies, and North American Studies.
Circumpolar or northern studies.
Classical Studies: incorporating all aspects of the ancient Greek and Roman world.
Hellenic Studies—limited collecting.
Icelandic and Old Norse Studies; Dante, Petrarch Studies.
International perspectives: indigenous peoples. International government publications; international governmental
organizations: electronic if possible.
Medieval Studies. (2 responses)
Oceania (including Australia and New Zealand).
Paciﬁc Island Studies.
We have a Cuban Heritage Collection, which focuses speciﬁcally on Cuba and the Cuban Diaspora worldwide.