Bibliography of Writings on the History of
Libraries, Librarianship, and Book Culture
compiled by Ed Goedeken, Iowa State University
A. UNITED STATES Armstrong, Robert D. "A Proper Business Prudence: Arizona's Extraterritorial Printing, 1865-1887, and an 1889 Variation, Part I" Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 90 (June 1996): 195-215. [Part II of this essay appears in the September 1996 issue of the Papers, pp. 343-66.] Auld, Lawrence W.S. "Recollections of Two Little-Known Professional Organizations and Their Impact on Technical Services," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 315-28. Bell, J.A. "History of the Medical Library Association Credentialing Program," Bulletin of the Medical Library Association 84 (July 1996): 320-33. Bond, William H. and Hugh Amory, eds. The Printed Catalogues of the Harvard College Library, 1723-1790 (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 1996) 738 pp. $75.00 ISBN 0-9620737-3-3. Britton, Helen H. "Dorothy Porter Wesley: A Bio-Bibliographic Profile," in Ora Williams, ed. American Black Women in the Arts and Social Sciences 3rd ed., revised and enlarged (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1994), pp. 3-23. Brown, Janet. The First 100 Years, 1896-1996 (Cedar Rapids,Iowa: Cedar Rapids Public Library, 1996) 81 pp. $20.00 . Burke, Colin. "Librarians Go High-Tech, Perhaps: The Ford Foundation, the CLR and INTREX," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 125-29. Bush, Margaret A. "New England Book Women: Their Increasing Influence," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 719-35 [Covers careers of Caroline Hewins, Anne Carroll Moore, Alice Jordan, and Bertha) Carlson, Ann D. "Zena Sutherland: Reviewers, Teacher, and Author," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 776-93. Carmichael, James V., Jr. "The Gay Librarian: A Comparative Analysis of Attitudes towards Professional Gender Roles," Journal of Homosexuality v. 30, no. 2 (1995): 11-57. Carmichael, James V., Jr. "Sex in Public (Libraries): An Historical Sampler of What Every Librarian Should Know," North Carolina Libraries 53 (Summer 1995): 59-64. Cockett, Lynn S. "Writing for Parents about Children's Literature in Mass Market Publications, 1900-1950," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 794-812. Cole, John Y. "Publishing at the Library of Congress: A Brief History," Publishing Research Quarterly 12 (Summer 1996): 38-49. Comaromi, John P. "The Dewey Decimal Classification: 1965-1990," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 223-38. Daily, D.L. "Donn Michael Farris: Theological Librarian of Duke University Divinity School, 1950-1992," (Master's Thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 1994, 57 pp. Dain, Phyllis. "American Public Libraries and the Third Sector: Historical Reflections and Implications," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 56-84. De Carlo, A.J.V. "The Othmer Library of Chemical History," Science & Technology Libraries 14 (Summer 1994): 39-44. Evans, C. "Libraries Change Lives: Personal Reminiscences of Early Library Experiences," Arkansas Libraries 52 (April 1995): 3-4. Feinberg, Renee. "Jennie Flexner and the Reader's Advisory Services at the New York Public Library," Urban Academic Librarian 9 (Summer 1995): 3-17. Gertzog, Alice and Edwin Beckerman. Administration of the Public Library (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1994) 601 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-8108-2857-X. [Contains chapter on the history of public library in US] Groen, F.K. "Three Who Made an Association: I. Sir William Osler, 1849-1919, II. George Milbry Gould, 1848-1922, III. Margaret Ridley Charlton, 1858-1931 and the founding of the Medical Library Association, Philadelphia, 1898," Bulletin of the Medical Library Association 84 (July 1996): 311-19. Gwinn, Nancy Elizabeth. "The Origins and Development of International Publication Exchange in Nineteenth-Century America," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, George Washington University), 1996, 413 pp. [Covers period from 1771-1886 and includes involvement of Smithsonian Institution and LC] Hall, Peter Dobkin. "To Make Us Bold and Learn to Read--to Be Friends to Each Other and Friends to the World: Libraries and the Origins of Civil Society in the United States," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 14-35. Hannigan, Jane Anne. "A Feminist Analysis of the Voices for Advocacy in Young Adult Services," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 851-74. [Explores careers of Mabel Williams, Margaret Scoggin, Jean Carolyn Roos, Margaret Edwards, and others] Harris, Neal. "Public Funding for Rarity: Some American Debates," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 36-55. Haskell, Mary B. "Brother, Can You Share a Dime?: The Rockefeller Family and Libraries," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 130-43. Henderson, William T. "Preservation: A Quarter Century of Growth," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 275-90. Hearne, Betsy. "Margaret K. McElderry and the Professional Matriarchy of Children's Books," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996):755-75. "Historical Highlights from the Pages of LJ," Library Journal 121 (July 1996): 57-69. [Collection of short anectodal pieces] Ingraham-Swets, Leonoor. "Impact of the Medical Library Assistance Act of 1865 on Health Sciences Libraries in the Pacific Northwest: An Interorganizational Approach," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Portland State University), 1996, 179 pp. Holley, Edward G. "Philanthropy, the University Library, and UNC's Emergence as a Major National University," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 511-31. Jenkins, Christine Alice. "ALA Youth Services Librarians and the CARE-UNESCO Children's Book Fund: Selecting the Right Book for Children in Cold War America, 1950-1958," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 209-34. Jenkins, Christine Alice. "The Strength of the Inconspicuous: Youth Services Librarians, the American Library Association, and Intellectual Freedom for the Young, 1939-1955," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Wisconsin-Madison), 1995, 734 pp [Dissertation Advisor: Dianne McAfee Hopkins] Jenkins, Christine A. "Professional Jurisdiction and ALA Youth Services Women: Of Nightingales, Newberies, Realism, and the Right Books, 1937-1945," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 813-39. Johnson, Nancy Becker. "A Chronicle of Men, at Least Two Women, and Money: Sarah C.N. Bogle and the Carnegie Corporation of New York," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 422-36. Jones, Edgar A. "Death of a Cataloging Code: Seymour Lubetzky's Code of Cataloging Rules and the Question of Institutions," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 121-54. Kessler, Ridley R., Jr. "A Brief History of the Federal Depository Library Program: A Personal Perspective," Journal of Government Information 23 (July/August 1996): 369-80. Levine, Joseph M. "Taking Wing," Yale University Library Gazette v. 69, nos. 1-2 (1994): 53-61. Long, Sarah Ann. "Systems, Quo Vadis? An Examination of the History, Current Status, and Future Role of Regional Library Systems," Advances in Librarianship 19 (1995): 117-58. Marcum, Deanna B. "Reclaiming the Research Library: The Founding of the Council on Library Resources," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 113-24. Melcher, Frederick G. III. "Frederick G. Melcher: A Remembrance," in The Newberry and Caldecott Awards: A Guide to the Medal and Honor Books 1996 ed. (Chicago: ALA, 1996), pp. 10-15. [Melcher initiated the awards in 1922] Millsap, Larry. "A History of the Online Catalog in North America," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 79-91. Moses, Sibyl E. "The Influence of Philanthropic Agencies on the Development of Monroe Nathan Work's Bibliography of the Negro in Africa and America," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 326-41. Neely, Teresa Y. and Khafre K. Abif, eds. In Our Own Voices: The Changing Face of Librarianship (Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1996) 434 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-8108-3074-4. [Collection of first-person accounts of minority librarians] Orr, James. "Combining Old World Craftsmanship with New World Technology: A Quarter Century of Library Binding in Review, 1965-1990," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 291-96. Osmus, Lori L. "The Transformation of Serials Cataloging 1865-1990," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 171-90. Pawley, Christine Jane. "Reading on the Border: The Culture of Print in Osage, Iowa, 1870 to 1900," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Wisconsin-Madison), 1996, 385 pp. [Dissertation Advisor: Wayne A. Wiegand] Peijsa, Jane. Gratia Countryman: Her Life, Her Loves, and Her Library (Minneapolis: Nodin Press, 1995. 341 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-931714-66-4. [Countryman was chief librarian of the Minneapolis Public Library from 1904-1936] Raven, James. "The Representation of Philanthropy and Reading in the Eighteenth-Century Library," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 492-510. Robbins, Louise S. "Champions of a Cause: American Librarians and the Library Bill of Rights in the 1950s," Library Trends 45 (Summer 1996): 28-49. Robbins, Louise S. "Racism and Censorship in Cold War Oklahoma: The Case of Ruth W. Brown and the Bartlesville Public Library," Southwestern Historical Quarterly 100 (July 1996): 19-46. Richards, Susan L. "Library Philanthropy with a Personal Touch: Phoebe Apperson Hearst and the Libraries of Lead and Anaconda," Libraries & Culture (Winter 1996): 197-208. Samek, Toni. "The Library Bill of Rights in the 1960s: One Profession, One Ethic," Library Trends 45 (Summer 1996): 50-59. Shannon, Kathleen L. and Mary Ellen Gibbs. "From Catalog to OPAC: A Look at 25 Years of Technical Services in School Libraries," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 41-53. Shiflett, Orvin L. Louis Shores: Defining Educational Librarianship (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1996) ISBN 0-8108-3114-7. Smith, Karen Patricia, ed. "Imagination and Scholarship: The Contributions of Women ot American Youth Services and Literature," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 679-895. [Individual essays of historical nature are also listed in this section of the LHRT bibliography] Smith, Karen Patricia. "Initiative and Influence: The Contributions of Virginia Haviland to Children's Services, Research, and Writing," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 736-54. Stimson, Nancy F. and Wendy Y. Nobunaga. "Life and Times of John H. Hickcox: Government Publications History Revisited," Journal of Government Information 22 (September/October 1995): 403-12. Sullivan, Peggy. "Carnegie Fellowships for Librarians 1929-1942: A Microcosm of Carnegie Corporation and American Library Association Joint Enterprise," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 437-46. Taylor, Arlene G. "A Quarter Century of Cataloging Education," in Linda C. Smith and Ruth C. Carter, eds. Technical Services Management, 1965-1990: A Quarter Century of Change and a Look to the Future: Festschrift for Kathryn Luther Henderson (New York: Haworth Press, Inc., 1995), pp. 299-306. Taylor, Pauline. "History of WALE (CLEWS), WLA Interest Group," PNLA Quarterly 59 (Summer 1995): 26. [Classified Library Employees of Washington State] Thompson, Nancine Jane. "Edward M. Heiliger and the Florida Atlantic University Library: An Experiment in Automation (1955-1967)" (Master's Thesis, Floria Atlantic University), 1996, 111 pp. Valentine, Patrick M. "Steel, Cotton, and Tobacco: Philanthropy and Public Libraries in North Carolina, 1900-1940," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 272-98. Vandergrift, Kay E. "Female Advocacy and Harmonious voices: a History of Public Library Services and Publishing for Children in the United States," Library Trends 44 (Spring 1996): 683-718. Van Slyck, Abigail A. Free to All: Carnegie Libraries & American Culture, 1890-1920 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1995) 276 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-2268-5031-5. Watson, Paula D. "Carnegie Ladies, Lady Carnegies: Women and the Building of Libraries," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 159-96. Weigand, Wayne A. "Wrestling Money from the Canny Scotsman: Melvil Dewey's Designs on Carnegie's Millions, 1902-1906," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 380-393. Young, V. "From Immigrants to Refugees: American Public Library Service to the Foreign Born from 1920 to 1950," (Master's Thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 1994, 58 pp. B. NON-US WESTERN HEMISPHERE Basar, Ivan. "Ethnic Serials in Canada: A Historical Overview," Serials Librarian v. 26, nos. 3-4 (1995): 85-104. Curry, Ann. "Volunteers in Unionized Canadian Public Libraries: A Finely Tuned Partnership," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 144-58. Historia de las Bibliotecas Nacionales de Ibero-America: Pasado y Presente (Mexico City, Mexicao: UNAM/Asociation de bibliotecas Nacionales de Iberoamerica, 1995) 621 pp. $75.00. Marshall, P. "A National Library for Canada," Feliciter 41 (October 1995): 6-7. [Shows CLA involvement in its establishment] Maym¡-Sugra¤es, Hector J. "Modernizing Underdevelopment: Inter-American Library Relations (1890-1974)" (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Wisconsin-Madison), 1996, 527 pp. [Dissertation Advisor: Edwin M. Cortez] C. EUROPE Bertius, Petrus. Nomenclature: The First Printed Catalogue of Leiden University Library (1595) compiled by Jan Just Witkam (Leiden: Leiden University Library, 1995) Dfl. 35.00. Black, Alistair. New History of the English Public Library: Social and Intellectual Contexts, 1850-1914 (London: Leicester University, 1996) 353 pp. $100.00 ISBN 0-7185-0015-6. Bolotova, A. "The Tretyakov Gallery Library," Art Libraries Journal v. 17, no. 2 (1992): 24-46. Chung, Su Kim. "The Development of the National Library Idea in Great Britain: Antonio Panizzi and the British Museum Library in the Nineteenth Century," (Master's Thesis, California State University, Fresno), 1995, 189 pp. Clapinson, Mary. "W.D. Macray (1826-1916) Historian of the Bodleian," The Bodleian Library Record 15 (April 1996): 300-307. Dalton, Margaret S. "The Borrom„us Verein: Catholic Public Librarianship in Germany, 1845-1933," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 409-21. Dix, T. Keith. "Pliny's Library at Comum," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 85-102. Duffett, G.L. "Irish Librarianship up to 1985: A Profession Reflecting Society," Catholic Library World 65 (October/November/December 1994): 23-31. Dunin, Janusz. "The Tragic Fate of Polish Libraries after 1939," Solanus v. 10 (1996): 5-12. Farinella, Calogero. "Ricostruire la Biblioteca di Uno Scienziato: Il Caso di A.M. Lorgna," Nuncius v. 9, no. 2 (1994): 739-58. [Lorgna (1735-96) was a mathematician and chemist] Fehrenbach, R.J. and E.S. Leedham-Green,eds. Private Libraries in Renaaissance England: A Collection and Catalogue of Tudor and Early Stuart Book-Lists v. 4 (Binghamton, NY: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 1995). Frank, Dorothea. "Lesen auf Borg: Zur Function der Gewerblichen Leihb™chereien am Beispiel Wien," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Technische Universitaet Wien), 1991, 279 pp. [Surveys history of private lending libraries in Vienna] Ganz, David. Corbie in the Carolingian Renaissance (Sigmaringen: Jan Thorbecke, 1990) 192 pp. ISBN 3-7995-7320-8. [Founded in 660 AD, library served Abbey of St. Peter and Paul] Grimes, B. "Irish Carnegie Libraries: A Catalogue and Architectural History," (Master's Thesis, University of Trinity, Dublin), 1994. Gutwirth, Eleanzar and Miguel Angel Motis Dolader. "Twenty-Six Jewish Libraries from Fifteenth-Century Spain," The Library 6th ser. 18 (March 1996): 27-53. Hary, Nicoletta M. "American Philanthropy in Europe: The Collaboration of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace with the Vatican Library," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 364-79. Hetzer, Armin. "The Return from the States of the Former Soviet Union of Cultural Property Removed in the 1940s as a Bibliographical Undertaking," Solanus v. 10 (1996): 13-23. Hoffman, Theodore, et. al. John Evelyn in the British Library (London: British Library, 1996) 96 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-7123-0426-6. Kharbova, Elena. "Die Bulgarische Lesehalle in Konstantinopel (1866-1877)" Bulgarian Historical Review v. 21, nos. 2-3 (1993): 84-105. Kusukawa, Sachiko. A Wittenberg University Library Catalogue of 1536 (Cambridge: LP Publications, 1995) 258 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-9518811-2-4. Maack, Mary Niles. "Literacy, Equality, and Community: Libraries, Philanthropy, and the Literacy Movement in Contemporary France," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 466-91. Makarova, E. "Collections, Acquisitions and Activities in the Library of the State Hermitage," Art Libraries Journal v. 17, no. 2 (1992): 20-23. M„kinen, Ilkka. "The Widow's Mite, or Crumbs from the Rich Man's Table: Popular Support for Public Libraries in Finland during the Nineteenth Century," Libraries & Culture 31(Spring 1996): 394-408. McCarthy, J.P. "In Search of Cork's Collecting Traditions: From Kilcrea's Library to the Boole Library of Today," Journal of the Cork Historical and Archaeological Society v. 100 (1995). For this article, McCarthy won the annual award for the best essay on library history published in Great Britain, sponsored by MCB University Press. A copy of the article is available at: http://booleweb.ucc.ie/articles/collecting-tradition.html Mic¢ Navarro, Juan. "La Biblioteca y Museo Historico-Medicos de Valencia," Dynamics v. 9 (1989): 21-33. Olson, Michael P. The Odyssey of a German National Library: A Short History of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, the Deutsche B™cherei, and the Deutsche Bibliothek (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 1996) 132 pp. DM 78 ISBN 3-447-03648-6. Ongaro, Guilio M. "The Library of a Sixteenth-Century Music Teacher," Journal of Musicology v. 12, no. 3 (1994): 357-75. [Examines library of Fransesco Scudieri who lived in Padua] Petschar, Hans. "The History of the Austrian National Library," in Isabella Acker, ed. The Austrian National Library (Vienna: Federal Chancellery, Federal Press Service, 1995), pp. 7-17. Pfoser, Alfred, ed. Geschichte der TMffentlichen Bibliotheken in TMsterreich (Wien: B™chereiverb. TMsterreichs, 1995) 216 pp. 198 DM ISBN 3-901639-01-2. P"hlmann, Egert. Einf™hrung in die šberlieferungsgeschichte und in die Textkritik der Antiken Literatur (Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 1994) 166 pp. $30.00 ISBN 3-534-04495-9. [Contains chapters on Roman and Greek libraries] Poulain, Martine. "Philanthropy, Benefaction, and Libraries in France, 1916-1929," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 447-65. Reifenberg, Bernd. Lessing und die Bibliothek (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 1995) 144 pp. ISBN 3-447-03731-8. [Discusses Lessing's career at Wolfenb™ttel] Richards, Pamela Spence. "Scientific Communication in the Cold War: Margarita Rudomino and the Library of Foreign Literatures during the Last Years of Stalin," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 234-46. Richards, Pamela Spence. "Scientific Information for Stalin's Laboratories, 1945-1953," Information Processing Management 32 (January 1996): 77-88. Richter, A. and W. Meyer. "Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716): Pedigree and Ancestors," Knowledge Organization v. 23, nos. 2 (1996): 103-112. Ricou, Philippe, et.al. "La Biblioteque Charcot a la Salpetriere," Histoire des Sciences M‚dicales v.28, no.4 (1994): 319-23. [Describes history of library since 1906] Rochester, Maxine K. "American Philanthropy Abroad: Library Program Support from the Carnegie Corporation of New York British Dominions and Colonies Fund in the 1920s and 1930s," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 342-63. Rovelstad, M.V. "Pictures of the Mind: The Decor of 18th-Century Monastic Libraries," Libri 46 (March 1996): 41-51. Salda, Micha‰l N. La BibliothŠque de Fran‡ois Ier au Chateau de Blois (Blois: Les Amis de la BibliothŠque de Blois, 1994) 47 pp. ISBN 0986-475-X. Sharpe, R., et. al., eds. English Benedictine Libraries: The Shorter Catalogues (London: British Library Marketing Publishers, 1996) 931 pp. $230.00 ISBN 0-7123-03367. Sturges, Paul. "Beer and Books: Michael Thomas Bass, Derby Public Library, and the Philanthropy of the Beerage," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 247-71. Timofeeva, Olga and Frank Clasquin. "A Five-Year History of a Serials Subscription Agency in Moscow: From the USSR to Russia and the CIS, 1990-1995," Serials Librarian v. 29, nos. 1/2 (1996): 119-38. Vom Codex zum Computer: 250 Jahr Universitaetsbibliothek Innsbruck (Innsbruck: Athesia-Tyrolia, 1995) 185 pp. OS 300. [History of the University Library of Innsbruck, founded in 1745] Welsch, Erwin K, et.al. Archives and Libraries in a New Germany (New York: Council for European Studies, 1994) 372 pp. $35.00. Wijffels, Alain. "Law Books in Cambridge Libraries, 1500-1640," Transactions of the Cambridge Bibliographical Society v. 19, no. 3 (1993): 359-412. Zanders, Viesturs. "Censorship in the Libraries of Latvia (1940-1990)" Solanus v. 10 (1996): 24-28. Zeco, Munevera. "The National and University Library of Bosnia and Herzegovina during the Current War," Library Quarterly 66 (July 1996): 294-301. [Covers the history of the library since 1945 to its destruction in 1992] D. ASIA, AFRICA, THE MIDDLE EAST, AND OTHER Al-Ansari, Husain A. and Charles William Conaway. "Projections of Library and Information Workers in Kuwait in its Post-War Development," Technical Services Quarterly v.13, no. 2 (1996): 25-39. [Contains historical aspects] Alemna, Anaba A. "National Libraries in Africa: Roles and Challenges," African Research and Documentation v. 66 (1994): 1-5. [Brief overview of such libraries in 14 African nations] Biskup, P. "State Libraries in Australia," Alexandria v. 6, no. 2 (1994): 115-31. [Historical overview] Chopra, Harinder Singh. "Contributions of Asa Don Dickinson to Indian Librarianship," Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science v. 58, Supp. 21 (1996): 29-33. Chopra, Harinder Singh. "The Oriental Manuscript Library, "Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science v. 58, Supp. 21 (1996): 238-42. Hepworth, M.A. "A Chronology of Formalized Approaches to Information Management in the Southeast Asian Region," Asian Libraries 4 (December 1995): 23-35. [Covers period from 1778 to the present] "A History of Librarianship," in P. Lee and Y.A. Um. Libraries and Librarianship in Korea (1994), pp. 1-14. [Overview of Korean library history] Johnson, Donald Clay. "Ahmedabadi Philanthropy and Libraries," Libraries & Culture 31 (Winter 1996): 103-112. Kaula, P.N., et. al., eds. International and Comparative Librarianship and Information Systems Vol. 1 (Delhi: B.R. Publishing Corporation, 1996) 413 pp. ISBN 81-7018-871-7. [Entire volume devoted to theories and life of S.R. Ranganathan) Li, Zhiping. "The Role and Development of Libraries and the Library Profession in Contemporary People's Republic of China," (Master's Thesis, San Jose State University), 1995, 116 pp. [Provides overview of library developments since 1949] Macmillan, Sandy. "Library Development in Eritrea: A New Struggle in a New Country," Information Development 12 (March 1996): 29-32. Marco, G.A. "The Pioneers: A Few Good Men and Women," Third World Libraries 6 (Fall 1995): 7-9. [Lists American librarians who helped establish and expand library education in the Third World during the 1950s] Nebenzahl, Ora. "Public Library Legislation in Israel: A Study in Public Policy Process," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Columbia University), 1996, 341 pp. [Dissertation advisor: Phyllis Dain] Tu, Kuang-Pei. "Transformation and Dissemination of Western Knowledge and Values: The Shaping of Library Services in Early Twentieth Century China," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles), 1996, 502 pp. [Dissertation Advisor: John V. Richardson, Jr.] E. GENERAL, HISTORIOGRAPHY, PHILOSOPHY, AND LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE EDUCATION Abrahamson, David. Magazine-Made America: The Cultural Transformation of the Postwar Periodical (Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press, Inc., 1996) 116 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-57273-008-0. Adams, Margaret O'Neill. "Punch Card Records: Precursors of Electronic Records," American Archivist 58 (Spring 1995): 182-201. Allen, Susan Macall. "The Impact of the Stamp Act of 1765 on Colonial American Printers: Threat or Bonanza?" (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles), 1996, 192 pp. [Advisor: John V. Richardson, Jr.] Arseneau, Catherine Lorraine. "The Origins and Early Development of the Nova Scotia Museum, 1868-1940," (Master's Thesis, Saint Mary's University, Canada), 1994, 175 pp. Ayoub, Lois Jean. "John Crophill's Books: An Edition of British Library MS Harley 1735," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Toronto, Canada), 1994, 313 pp. [Crophill was a physician and his books reveal the sources he used for his practice in fifteenth century rural Essex] Ayres, F.H., et. al. "USBC (Universal Standard Bibliographic Code): Its Origin and Evolution," Journal of Librarianship and Information Science 28 (June 1996): 83-92. Barnes, Susan B. "The Development of Graphical User Interfaces from 1970 to 1993, and Some of its Social Consequences in Offices, Schools, and the Graphic Arts," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, New York University), 1995, 383 pp. Beetham, Margaret. Magazine of Her Own? Domesticity and Desire in the Woman's Magazine, 1800-1914 (London: Routledge, 1996) 242 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-415-04920-2. Benedict, Barbara M. Making the Modern Reader: Cultural Mediation in Early Modern Literary Anthologies. (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996) 252 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-691-02578-9. [Examines history of London printing trade] Bisseu, Mary Eleanor. "Women Workers in the Toronto Printing Trades: 1880-1900," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Toronto), 1995, 253 pp. Bowers, Richard A. "The History of Media & Media Technology," CD-ROM Professional 8 (July 1995): 109-16. Boye, M. "Fifty Years of Library Education in Ghana and the Challenges of Restructuring," Education for Information 14 (March 1996): 31-46. Braida, Lodovica. Il Commercio delle Idee: Editoria e Circolozione del Libro nelle Torino del Settecento (Florence: Leo S. Olschki Editore, 1995) 404 pp. 75,000 lire ISBN 88-222-4294-7. Braithwaite, Brian. Women's Magazines: The First 300 Years (London: Peter Owen, 1996) $20.00 ISBN 0-7206-0936-4. Breger, Jennifer. "Hebrew Printing in Jerusalem in the 19th Century," AB Bookman's Weekly 97 (May 20, 1996): 2006-2014. Broomhead, Frank. Book Illustrations of Orlando Jewitt. (Pinner: Private Libraries Association, 1995) 256p. $90.00 ISBN 09-00002-36-0. Brotherton Ratcliffe, C.J. "Illustrations of the Four Last Things in English pre- Reformation Printed Books of Devotion," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Warburg Institute), 1994. Brownrigg, Linda, ed. Making the Medieval Book: Techniques of Production (Proceedings of the Fourth Conference of the Seminar in the History of the Book to 1500, Oxford, July 1992) (London: Red Gull Press, 1995) 246 pp. $90.00 ISBN 0-962637-2-X. Burd, Van Atkin. "Frederick James Sharp, 1880-1957," Book Collector 44 (Winter 1995): 542-73. [Sharp was a well-known collector of the works of John Ruskin] Carmichael, James V., Jr. "Library History Without Walls," Journal for Education in Library and Information Science 36 (Winter 1995): 309-18. Chartier, Roger. Culture, ?crite et Societe: L'Ordre des Livres (XIV-XVI Siecle) (Paris: Albin Michel "Histoire", 1996) 240pp. 120 Fr. Chia, Lucille. "Printing for Profit: The Commercial Printers of Jianyang, Fujian (Song-Ming)" (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Columbia University), 1996, 323 pp. [Covers period from 960-1644] Coleman, Joyce. Public Reading and the Reading Public in Late Medieval England and France (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996) 250 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-521-55391-1. Cortada, James W., comp. A Bibliographic Guide to the History of the Computer Applications, 1950-1990 (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1996) 278 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-313-29876-9. [Contains references to the history of computing in libraries. See also, James W. Cortada, comp., Second Bibliographic Guide to the History of Computing, Computers, and the Information Processing Industry (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1996). Cybulski, Radoslaw. "The Book Market in Post-Communist Countries, 1989-1994, using Poland as a Specific Example," Solanus v. 10 (1996): 71-75. Dalton, Margaret Stieg. "Refereeing of Scholarly Works for Primary Publishing," Annual Review of Information Science and Technology 30 (1995): 213-50. [Contains historical aspects] DeLong, S. "What is in the United States Serial Set?" Journal of Government Information 23 (March-April 1996): 123-35. [Historical overview of the development of the Serial Set] Dinerstein, E.A. "Soviet Publishing: Some Historical Landmarks in Soviet Russia," Publishing History v. 35 (1994): 65-80. Drisceoil, Donal O. Censorship in Ireland during the Second World War: Neutrality, Politics and Society (Cork: Cork University Press, 1996) 275 pp. $55.00 ISBN 1-85918-073-6. Drucker, Johanna. The Century of Artists' Books (New York: Granary Books, 1996) 377 pp. $35.00 ISBN 1-887123-01-6. Eckelmann, S. "Development of Historical Sources for History of Books and Libraries: A Project of the German Research Community," Zeitschrift fur Bibliothekswesen and Bibliographie 43 (January-February 1996): 1-8. [Text in German] Egan, Chris. "Ray Stanard Baker, Author and Book Collector," AB Bookman's Weekly 98 (October 7, 1996): 1141-48. Endres, Kathleen L. and Therese L. Lueck, eds. Women's Periodicals in the United States: Consumer Magazines (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995) 509 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-313-28631-0. [Contains historical surveys of dozens of magazines] Erickson, Lee. The Economy of Literary Form: English Literature and the Industrialization of Publishing, 1800-1850 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996) 219 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-8018-5145-9. Fackler, P. Mark and Charles H. Lippy. Popular Religious Magazines of the United States (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995) 595 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-313-28533-0. [Contains historical information on several dozen prominent publications] Fenlon, Iain. Music, Print and Culture in Early Sixteenth- Century Italy (London: British Library, 1996) 95 pp. $22.00 ISBN 0-7123-0412-6. Finger, Heinz. "B™cher und Gelehrte an der Wende vom 19. zum 20 Jahrhundert: Der Grosse Wandel im Kommunikationssystem der Universit„ten," Gutenberg-Jahrbuch v. 68 (1993): 356-70. Franklin, Colin. Book Collecting as one of the Fine Arts, and Other Essays (Aldershot: Scolar/Ashgate, 1996) 138 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-85928-262-8. Fraser, Angus. "A Publishing House and Its Readers, 1841-1880: The Murrays and the Miltons," The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 90 (March 1996): 4-47. Garvey, Ellen Gruber. Adman in the Parlor: Magazines and the Gendering of Consumer Culture, 1880s to 1910s (New York: Oxford University Press, 1996) 230 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-19-509296-1. Gennard, John. History of the Society of Graphical and Allied Trades (London: Routledge, 1995) 670 pp. $125.00 ISBN 0-4151-3076-X. Gere, Anne Ruggles and Sarah R. Robbins. "Gendered Literacy in Black and White: Turn-of-the-Century African-American and European-American Club Women's Printed Texts," Signs 21 (Spring 1996): 643-78. Glaister, Geoffrey Ashall. Encyclopedia of the Book 2nd ed. (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 1996) 551 pp. $75.00 ISBN 1-8847-1815-9. Green, Jonathon. Chasing the Sun: Dictionary-Makers and the Dictionaries They Made (London: Caper, 1996) 423 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-224-040103. Griliches, Diane A. Library: The Drama Within (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1996) $35.00 ISBN 0-8263-1693-X. Gutjahr, Paul Charles. "Battling for the Book: The `Americanization of the Bible in the Publishing Marketplace, 1777-1860," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Iowa), 1996, 456 pp. Haarmann, Harald. Early Civilization and Literacy in Europe: An Inquiry into Cultural Continuity in the Mediterranean World (Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter, 1995) 400 pp. $60.00 ISBN 3-11-014651-7. [Good source for studying early writing] Hafner, Katie and Matthew Lyon. Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996) 304 pp. $24.00 ISBN 0-684-81201-0. [Popular history, but still useful for the basics] Hall, David D. Cultures of Print: Essays in the History of the Book (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1996) 232 pp. $45.00 ISBN 1-55849-048-5. Hauger, James Scott. "Reading Machines for the Blind: A Study of Federally Supported Technology Development and Innovation," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Virginia Polytechnic Institute), 1995, 398 pp. [Project begun in 1943 by Vannevar Bush continued into the 1970s] Hayes, Kenin J. A Colonial Woman's Bookshelf (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1996) 216 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-87049-937-8. [Uses a variety of primary and secondary sources to recontruct reading habits of colonial women] Hermans, Jos M.M. and Klaas van der Hoek, eds. Boeken in de Late Middeleeuwen: Verslag van de Groningse Codicologendagen 1992 (Groningen: Egbert Forsten, 1994) 382 pp. Dfl. 75 ISBN 90-6980-068-3. Higginbotham, Barbra B. "Cedric Chivers: Portrait of a Turn-of-the-Century Binder and Entrepreneur," Technicalities 15 (December 1995): 10-11. History of Printing: British Printers Pre-1600 9 vols. (London: Thoemmes Press, 1996) $1,425.00 ISBN 1-855064-95-2. History of the Book Trade: The British Book Trade in the 18th and 19th Centuries 8 Vols. (London: Thoemmes Press, 1996) $1,025.00 ISBN 1-855064-96-0. Kapr, Albert. Johann Gutenberg: The Man and His Invention, translated by Douglas Martin (London: Scolar Press, 1996) 316 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-85928-1141. [Revised translation of: Johannes Gutenberg, Personlickeit und Leistung, 2nd rev. ed, 1988] Kirsop, Wallace. Books for Colonial Readers: The Nineteenth- Century Australian Experience (Melbourne: The Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand, Monash University, 1995) 107 pp. AUS $20.00 ISBN 0-9598271-4-5. Koppitz, Hans-Joachim. "Buchervernichtungen: Die Negative Seite der Buch- und Bibliotheksgeschichte," Gutenberg-Jahrbuch v. 63 (1993): 343-55. [Explores history of book destruction since antiquity] Kornfeld, Eve. "History and the Humanities: The Politics of Objectivity and the Promise of Subjectivity," New England Joural of History v. 51, no. 3 (1995): 44-55. Lahiri, Ramansu. "Research in Library Science in India (1950-95): An Account of Ph.D. Programme," Annals of Library Science and Documentation 43 (June 1996): 59-68. Leschinkohl, Franz. "Das Serbische Druckwesen in der Fr™hzeit und in der TMsterreichische-Ungarischen Monarchie," Gutenberg-Jahrbuch v. 67 (1992): 89-99. Lobes, Loretta Sullivan. "Hearts All Aflame: Women and the Development of New Forms of Social Service Organizations, 1870-1930," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Carnegie Mellon University), 1996, 292 pp. Lynch, Clifford A. "The TULIP Project: Context, History, and Perspective," Library Hi Tech v. 13, no. 4 (1995): 8-24. Mandel, E. "The Lindisfarne Gospels: The Life and Times of a Book," (Master's Thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 1994, 103 pp. Manguel, Alberto. A History of Reading (London: HarperCollins, 1996) 372 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-00-255006-7. Martin, Henri-Jean. French Book: Religion, Absolutism, and Readership, 1585-1715 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996) 117 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-8018-5179-3. Martin, Robert Sidney and Orvin Lee Shiflett. "Hampton, Fisk, and Atlanta: The Foundations, the American Library Association, and Library Education for Blacks, 1925-1941," Libraries & Culture 31 (Spring 1996): 299-325. Miksa, Francis. "The Cultural Legacy of the Modern Library of the Future," Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 37 (Spring 1996): 100-19. [Good long-range overview] Miller, Bonny H. "Household Periodicals: An Unstudied Source of American Music," Fontes Artis Musicae 42 (October/December 1995): 311-19. Mitterbock, Isabella and Andrea Schwarz. "Buchmarkt und Verlagswesen in Wien w„hrend de Besatzungszeit, 1945-1955," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Universitaet Wien), 1992, 1800 pp. Mitra, Madhuparna. "Sir Thomas Elyot as A Maker of Bokes," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Washington University), 1995, 168 pp. [Elyot was an early 16th century encyclopia producer on the model of Erasmus] Morton, David Lindsey, Jr. "The History of Magnetic Recording in the United States, 1888-1978," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Georgia Institute of Technology), 1995, 552. pp. Moylan, Michele and Lane Styles, eds. Reading Books: Essays on the Material Text and Literature in America (Amherst: University of Massachusetts, 1996) 296 pp. $50.00 ISBN 1-55849-062-0. Nunberg, Geoffrey, ed. The Future of the Book (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996) 306 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-520-204506. Nye, Eric W. "Effingham Wilson: The Radical Publisher of the Royal Exchange," Publishing History v. 36 (1994): 87-102. Olaisen, Johan, et. al. eds. Information Science: From the Development of the Discipline to Social Interaction (Oslo, Norway: Scandinavian University Press, 1995) 281 pp. $30.00 ISBN 82-00-03939-0. [Examines historical and philosophical aspects of LIS] Oser, Anita Katharina. "The Characteristics and Trends of the Literature of Map Librarianship, 1853-1991: A Descriptive Bibliometric Study," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University), 1994, 235 pp. Pacifico, Michele F. "The National Archives at College Park," Government Information Quarterly v. 13, no. 2 (1996): 117-31. Pallier, D. "Histoire et Evolution du metier de Bibliothecaire," Bulletin d'Informations de l'Association des Bibliothecaires Francais no. 164 (1994): 47-56. Parada, A.E. "Introduccion al Mundo del Libro a Traves de los Avisos de La Gaceta mercantil (1823-1828)," Investigacion Bibliotecalogica 9 (January-June, 1995): 4-16. Pedley, M.S. "Atlas Editing in Enlightenment France," Journal of Scholarly Publishing 27 (January 1996): 100-117. Petrucci, Armando and Francisco M. Gimeno Blay, eds. Escribir y Leer en Occidente (Valencia: Universitat de Valencia,1995) 253 pp. 1,800 pesetas. Preston, Cathy Lynn and Michael J. Preston, eds. The Other Print Tradition: Essays on Chapbooks, Broadsheets, and Related Ephemera (Hamden, Conn.: Garland Publishing,1995) 312 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-8153-0376-9. Raven, James, ed. Practice and Representation of Reading in England (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996) 313 pp. $55.00 ISBN 0-521-48093-0. Remer, Rosalind. Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers in the New Republic (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1996) 210 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-8122-333-79. Ronnie, Mary A. Education for Librarianship in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands (London: Mansell, 1996) 228 pp. $75.00 ISBN 0-72012-179-5. Rostenberg, Leona and Madeleine B. Stern. Old Books in the Old World: Reminiscences of Book Buying Abroad (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 1996) 175 pp. $23.00 ISBN 1-884718-18-3. [Diaries of bookbuying trips in Europe 1947-1957] Santoro, Marco. Storia del Libro Italiano: Libro e Societ� dal Quattrocento al Novecento (Milan: Editrice Bibliografica, 1994) 446 pp. L 45,000. Schreiber, Fred. Simon de Colines: An Annotated Catalogue of 230 Examples of His Press, 1520-1546 (Provo, Utah: Friends of the Brigham Young University Library, 1995) 242 pp. $150.00. Scott, Alison M. "These Notions I Imbibed from Writers: The Reading Life of Mary Ann Wodrow Archibald, 1762-1841," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Boston University), 1995, 276 pp. [Examines private library of Archibald] Sen, Franc. "Sorbian Book Printing," Solanus v. 10 (1996): 170-77. Shaddy, Robert A. and John Neal Hoover. "William Keeney Bixby: Custodian of Culture from St. Louis, Missouri," Book Collector 44 (Autumn 1995): 346-66. Sherrer, Johannah. "Implications of New and Emerging Technologies on Reference Service," in Gary M. Pitkin, ed. The Impact of Emerging Technologies on Reference Service and Bibliographic Instruction (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995) pp. 25-47. [Chapter contains useful chronology of technological device implementation in American libraries, pp. 36-46] Shields, Jerry. "Achiever at the Archives: The deValinger Era in Dover, 1930-1972," Delware History 26 (Fall-Winter 1994-95): 63-93. Silver, Joel. "John Carter Brown and His Library," AB Bookman's Weekly 98 (October 14, 1996): 1225-28. Silver, Joel. "The Qualifications of a Librarian" AB Bookman's Weekly 97 (June 24, 1996): 2516-19. [Comments on statements by Ainsworth Rand Spofford (1825-1908)] Silver, Joel. "Three Private Presses before Kelmscott," AB Bookman's Weekly 98 (July 8, 1996): 105-12. [Examines small 18th century presses] Solomon, Harry M. Rise of Robert Dodsley: Creating the New Age of Print (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1996) 339 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-8093-1651-X. [Dodsley (1703-1764) was a British bookseller and publisher] Sommerville, C. John. News Revolution in England: Cultural Dynamics of Daily Information (New York: Oxford University Press, 1996) 197 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-19-510667-9. [Contains chapters on the history of serials publishing since the 17th century] Steinberg, S.H. Five Hundred Years of Printing, New Ed., Revised by John Trevitt (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 1996) 272 pp. $45.00 ISBN 1-884718-19-1. Stel'makh, Valeriia D., ed. The Image of the Library: Studies and Views from Several Countries (Haifa: University of Haifa Library, 1994) 125 pp. Stel'makh, Valeriia D. "Reading in the Context of Censorship," Solanus v. 10 (1996): 29-47. [Examines reading in the USSR during the 1970s and 1980s] Suzuki, Yuga. "English-Language Book Publishing in Japan," Japan Quarterly v. 41, no. 2 (1994): 200-207. [Surveys trends in English-language book publishing from the 1860s to 1992] Tanner, Terence A. "Newspapers and Printing Presses in Early Illinois," American Periodicals v. 3 (1993): 100-113. [Covers period from 1814-1858] Taylor, Alice. Book Arts of Isfahan: Diversity and Identity in Seventeenth-Century Persia (Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1995) 86 pp. $27.50 ISBN 0-89236-36-22. Tidcombe, Marianne. Women Bookbinders, 1880-1920 (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 1996) 208 pp. $58.00 ISBN 1-884718-23-X. Tolson, Carol Ann. "The American Catholic Sociological Review: A Reflection of the American Catholic Sociological Society, 1938-1968," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Loyola University of Chicago), 1996, 402 pp. Twyman, Michael. "Two Centuries of Printing: Book Prodution History Diagrams," Publishing History v. 36 (1994): 103-114. West, James L.W. III. "Book History at Penn State," Journal of Scholarly Publishing 27 (April 1996): 127-34. Weyrauch, Erdmann, comp. Wolfenb™tteler Bibliographie zur Geschichte des Buchwesens im Deutschen Sprachgebiet, 1840-1980 5 vols. (Berlin: Saur, 1990-1996). Whitehead, Paul Alister. "Austro-German Printed Sources of Instrumental Ensemble Music, 1630 to 1700," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Pennsylvania), 1996, 682 pp. Wise, W.F. "The Iconography of the Book," (Master's Thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 1993, 38 pp. Woudhuysen, H.R. Sir Philip Sidney and the Circulation of Manuscripts, 1558-1640 (Oxford: Clarendon/Oxford University Press, 1996) 515 pp. $95.00 ISBN 0-19-812966-1. Wright, Christopher, ed. Sir Robert Cotton as Collector (London: British Library, 1996) 384 pp. $120.00 ISBN 0-7123-0358-8. [Cotton (1571-1631) was one of Britain's most prominent manuscript collectors] Ze, David Wei. "Printing as an Agent of Social Stability: The Social Organization of Book Production in China during the Sung Dynasty," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Simon Fraser University), 1995, 388 pp. Zmroczek, Janet. "The Manipulation of the Polish Book Market, 1944-89: A Study of the Preconditions for the Development of the Consumer-Led Market of the 1990s," Solanus v. 10 (1996): 48-70. Zundel, Karen M. "Telemedicine: History, Applications, and Impact on librarianship," Bulletin of the Medical Library Association 84 (January 1996): 71-9.