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Contemporary authors : a bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television and other fields
Bib ID 751494
Format JournalJournal, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description Detroit : Gale Research Co., 1962- 
v. ; 26-29 cm. 
ISSN 0010-7468  0010-7468  0275-7176 
Numbering Note Vol. 1-44 First Revision, 1967-1979 replaces the original v. 1-44.  Vol. 97-100, publ. in 1980, is the last volume with a four unit volume number; v. 101, and subsequent original vols will carry single volume numbers. 
Notes

Subtitle varies slightly.

Also available online through Gale's Literature resource center.

From v. 45 entries that need to be updated are issued in the New revision series which are numb. 1- and began in 1981.

Permanent series includes dead and inactive authors for v. 9-36, as these were not included in the First revision of v. 9-36.

Companion publication: Contemporary authors autobiography series.

From vol. 172 includes autobiographical material previously published in Contemporary authors autobiography series.

Life Dates Vol. 1 (1962)- 
Former Title

Contemporary authors autobiography series 0748-0636

Related Title

Contemporary authors. New revision series 0275-7176

Contemporary authors. Permanent series 0360-1536

Contemporary authors autobiography series 0748-0636

Frequency Three vols. a year 
Index/Finding Aid Note Vols. 1-12, 1962-65 in v. 11-12; vols. 1-32, 1962-72, in v. 29-32; vols. 1-40, 1962-73, in v. 37-40; vols. 1-48, 1962-74, in v. 45-48; vols. 1-56, 1962-75, in v. 53-56; vols. 1-64, 1962-76, in v. 61-64; vols. 1-100, 1962-81, in v. 97-100; vols. 1-102 in v. 102; vols. 1-104 in v. 104; vols. 1-106 in v. 106; vols. v. 1-108 in v. 108; vols. 1-110 in v. 110; vols. 1-114 in v. 114; vols. v. 1-116 in v. 116; vols. 1-118 in v. 118; vols. 1-120 in v. 120; vols. 1-122 in v. 122; vols. 1-124 in v. 124; vols. 1-126 in v. 126.  Separately issued cumulative index for <vols. 1-88, published in 1980>- . 
Subjects United States - Bio-bibliography - Periodicals.  |  Authors, American - 20th century - Periodicals.  |  Authors, American - Periodicals.  |  Authors - Periodicals.  |  Literature, Modern - 20th century - Bio-bibliography - Periodicals.  |  United States - Bio-bibliography - Periodicals.
Other authors/contributors Gale Research Company
Also Titled

Contemporary authors. Permanent series.

Contemporary authors. First revision.

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Collect from: Main Reading Room
Call Number: EXRF 809 CON
Status: Available
Note: From v.102 an index is included in every second volume.
Items/Issues Held: Vol. 1-v. 193 (1962-2002)
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EXRF 809 CON Main Reading Room
From v.102 an index is included in every second volume.

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