June 2013: Summary of Features
About the Cover: The Joe and Rika Mansueto Library, The University of Chicago Library, Chicago, IL. Judith Nadler, director and university librarian. Tom Rossiter, photographer.
Editorial: Parting Reflections: After eighteen years as editor and publisher, Mr. Rockwood bids farewell.
Special Feature: Globalization: A Selection of Significant Choice Reviews. The twelfth anniversary installment of this interdisciplinary reprint feature once again brings together Choice reviews on a subject of interest to undergraduates..
Bibliographic Essay: Understanding the Air Age: Extracting a Culture of Aviation. In 1946, William Ogburn published The Social Effects of Aviation in which he suggested a need to consider aeronautics' impact on society. Aside from occasional articles, few in the English-speaking realm followed through on this topic. This essay will explore the subject further, examining numerous aspects of the field through a discussion of more than one hundred important books that will be useful for undergraduate library collections.
Forthcoming Globalization Publications, 2013–2014: This selected list provides information on new titles that together offer a broad overview of diverse areas of interest relevant to globalization.