LHRT Journal

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Libraries: Culture, History, and Society is the official peer-reviewed journal of the Library History Round Table.

The only journal in the United States devoted to library history, LCHS positions library history as its own field of scholarship, while promoting innovative cross-disciplinary research on libraries’ relationships with their unique environments

Members of LHRT receive a free subscription to LCHS with membership!  To join, visit http://www.ala.org/membership/joinala.and add LHRT to your ALA membership.
Also available by subscription to libraries and individuals through the Penn State Press and JSTOR 
Now accepting submissions!  LCHS welcomes submissions of research papers and evaluative reviews of books that complement our journal’s mission to situate libraries within their broader historical context.  Details on submission may be found at: http://www.psupress.org/Journals/jnls_LCHS.html

Table of Contents

v1(1), Spring 2017.  Freely available online via JSTOR

Wayne A. Wiegand
Steven A. Knowlton
Nicole A. Cooke
Christine Pawley
Debra Gold Hansen
Richard James Cox
V.1(2), Fall 2017 
Eliza Giffard and Her Books, 1797–2015: The Legacies of a Regency Library 
Charlotte Priddle
Libraries and Publisher Price Control: The Net Price System (1901–1914) and Contemporary E-book Pricing
Mei Zhang and Jonathan Senchyne
Libraries Are the Homes of Books: Whiteness in the Construction of School Libraries
Suzanne M. Stauffer
Conflicting Philosophies: Two University Librarians and a Presidential 
Meg Miner
Reform and Revolution: Juvenile Detention Center Libraries in the 1970s
Jeanie Austin
Book Review - Reading Publics: New York City's Public Libraries, 1754–1911 by Glynn, Tom. Reviewed by: Anthony Bernier