Bibliography of Writings on the History of Libraries, Librarianship, and Book Culture

By Ed Goedeken
Fall 2003


A.United States
B.Non-US Western Hemisphere
D.Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and Other
E.History of Books, Reading, and Book Culture
F.General, Historiography, Philosophy, and Library and Information Science Education


Anderies, J.F. "Ethel Louise Lyman and the Beginnings of the Indiana University Music Library," Notes 59 (December 2002): 264-87.

Ardito, Stephanie. "Online Before the Internet: Early Pioneers Tell Their Stories," Searcher 11 (June 2003): 36-46.

Ashton, Susanna. "A Corrupt Medium: Stephen Burroughs and the Bridgehampton, New York, Library," Libraries & Culture 38 (Spring 2003): 93-120.

Barbour, A.K. "A Historical Sketch of the Montana State Law Library," Law Library Journal 95 (Winter 2003): 87-99.

Bashore, Melvin L. "Behind Adobe Walls and Iron Bars: The Utah Territorial Penitentiary Library," Libraries & Culture 38 (Summer 2003): 236-49.

Baenen, Michael A. ""Books, Newspapers, and Sociability in the Making
of the Portsmouth Athenaeum," New England Quarterly 76 (September 2003): 378-412.

Belleh, G. S. and E. v.d. Luft. "Financing North American Medical Libraries in the Nineteenth Century," Bulletin of the Medical Library Association 89 (October 2001): 386-94.

Blake, Virgil L. P. "Forging the Anglo-American Cataloging Alliance: Descriptive Cataloging, 1830-1908," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 3-22.

Bourne, Charles P. History of Online Information Services, 1963-1976 (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2003) 493 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-262-0253-88.

Bradley, Carol June. "Classifying and Cataloguing Music in American Libraries: A Historical Overview," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 467-82.

Burleigh, Nina. Stranger and the Statesman: James Smithson, John Quincy Adams, and the Making of America's Greatest Museum: The Smithsonian (New York: William Morrow, 2003) 298 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-06-000241-7.

Burlingham, Cynthia and Bruce Whiteman, eds. The World from Here: Treasures of the Great Libraries of Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA: UCLA Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, Hammer Museum, 2001) 464 pp. ISBN 0-89236-659-1.

Carr, David. The Promise of Cultural Institutions (Walnut Creek, CA: AltaMira Press, 2003) 213 pp. $69.00 ISBN 0-7591-0291-0.

Carter, Ruth C. "Editing Library Science Journals: Reflections on Change and Constancy in Almost Two Decades of Editing Library Science Journals," Serials Librarian v. 43, no. 2 (2002): 41-47.

Davis, Donald G., Jr., ed. Dictionary of American Library Biography, Second Supplement (Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited, 2003) 250 pp. $60.00 ISBN 1-56308-868-1.

Duggar, David C. "Natchitoches Parish Library: A Historic Beginning and a Shining Future," Louisiana Libraries 65 (Spring 2003): 27-31.

Elmborg, James and Christine Pawley. "Historican Research as Critical Practice and Relationship: The Carnegie Libraries in Iowa Project," Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 44 (Summer/Fall 2003): 235-45.

Figa, Elizabeth Gremore. "Mapping and Storytelling an Information System: An Historical and Ethnographic Case Study of the First Circuit Rider Medical Library Program," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), 2002, 350 pp. [Advisor: Linda C. Smith] [Program began in the mid-1970s in Pennsylvania]

Fleischman, John. Free and Public: One Hundred and Fifty Years at the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, 1853-2003 (Cincinnati: Orange Frazer Press, 2003) 142 pp. $35.00 ISBN 1-882203-91-7.

Frand, Jason and Robert Bellanti. "Collaborative Convergence: Merging Computing and Library Services at the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA," Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship v. 6, no. 2 (2000): 3-26.

Freeman, Robert S. and David M. Hovde, eds. Libraries to the People: Histories of Outreach (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 2003) 250 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-7864-135-9-X.

Essays in this volume include:

Jumonville, Florence M. "Books along the Bayous: Reading Materials for Two Centuries of Rural Louisiana," pp. 11-25.
Freeman, Robert S. "Harper & Brothers' Family and School District Libraries, 1830-1846," pp. 26-49.
Hovde, David M. "Benevolence at Sea: Shipboard Libraries for the American Navy and Merchant Marine," pp. 50-72.
Watson, Paula D. "Valleys without Sunsets: Women's Clubs and Traveling Libraries," pp. 73-95.
Jones, Plummer Alston, Jr. "The ALA Committee on Work with the Foreign Born and the Movement to Americanize the Immigrant," pp. 96-110.
Sullivan, Larry E. and Brenda Vogel. "Reachin' Behind Bars: Library Outreach to Prisoners, 1798-2000," pp. 113-27.
Freeman, Robert S. and David M. Hovde. "The Indiana Township Library Program, 1852-1872: A Well Selected, Circulating Library as an Educational Instrumentality," pp. 128-47.
Malone, Cheryl Knott. "The Adult Collection at Nashville's Negro Public Library, 1915-1916," pp. 148-56.
Patterson, Lotsee. "Historical Overview of Tribal Libraries in the Lower Forty-Eight States," pp. 157-62.
Fritch, John W. "Electronic Outreach in America: From Telegraph to Television," pp. 165-80.
Greenberg, Gerald S. "On the Roof of the Library Nearest You: America's Open-Air Libraries, 1905-1944," pp. 181-91.
Seaver, Barry W. "The Use of Radio to Promote the Municipal Reference Library of the City of New York," pp. 192-202.
Samek, Toni. "Synergy, Social Responsibility, and the Sixties: Pivotal Points in the Evolution of American Outreach Library Service," pp. 203-18.
Branson, Emily J. and John Mark Tucker. "For the Love of Books: Eddie Lovett and His Backwoods Library," 219-30.

Geary, Mike. "Trends in Prison Library Service," Bookmobiles and Outreach Services v. 6, no. 1 (2003): 79-91. [contains historical aspects]

Goedeken, Edward A. "What We Wrote About and Who We Were: An Assessment of the Articles in JLH/L&C, 1966-2000," Libraries & Culture 38 (Summer 2003): 250-65.

Goldberg, Jolande E. "Development of a Universal Law Classification: A Retrospective on Library of Congress Class K," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 355-436.

Goldstein, Daniel. "The Spirit of an Age: Iowa Public Libraries and Professional Librarians as Solutions to Society's Problems, 1890-1940," Libraries & Culture 38 (Summer 2003): 214-35.

Guthrie, Lawrence Simpson, II. "Monastic Cataloging and Classification and the Beginnings of Class B at the Library of Congress," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 447-66.

Hassen, M. "The Early Development of American Music Libraries Serving Academic Departments of Music," Fontes Artis Musicae 48 (October/December 2001): 342-52.

Hufford, Jon R. "From Library-College to Information Literacy: An Evolving Strategy for Educating Library Users," in Martin H. Raish, ed., Musings, Meanderings, and Monsters, Too: Essays on Academic Librarianship (Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2003), pp. 106-16.

Hulse, James W. Oases of Culture: A History of Public and Academic Libraries in Nevada (Reno, Nevada: University of Nevada Press, 2003) 155 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-87417-544-5.

Humphreys, Betsy L. "Adjusting to Progress: Interactions between the National Library of Medicine and Health Sciences Librarians, 1961-2001," Journal of the Medical Library Association 90 (January 2002): 4-20.

Jeffrey, Jonathan. "Looking Back: A History of the Montgomery County Public Library," Kentucky Libraries 67 (Winter 2003): 10-13.

Kelly, M. S. and K. Humphreys. "The Mystery of the Midway Community School Library, or the Story of a Pig's Self-Sacrifice," Texas Library Journal 78 (Winter 2002): 152-54, 156-57.

Kimball, Melanie Ann. "Youth Services at St. Louis Public Library, 1909-1933: A Narrative Case Study," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), 2003, 273 pp. [Advisor: Elizabeth G. Hearne]

Lancaster, Jane. Inquire Within: A Social History of the Providence Athenaeum: Since 1753 (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2003) 256 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-97241-090-2.

Lubas, Rebecca L. "The Evolution of Bibliographic Control of Maps," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 437-46.

Lundin, Anne and Wayne A. Wiegand, eds. Defining Print Culture for Youth (Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited, 2003) 205 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-313-32177-9. [Part of Beta Phi Mu Monograph series and contains numerous historical essays]

McClure, Lucretia W. "Separate Paths to Greatness," Journal of the Medical Library Association 90 (January 2002): 104-107. [Discusses careers of Frank Bradway Rogers and Estelle Brodman]

Meulemans, Yvonne Nalani. "Assessment City: The Past, Present, and Future State of Information Literacy Assessment," College & Undergraduate Libraries v. 9, no. 2 (2002): 61-74. [History of information literacy assessment in academic libraries]

Miller, Marilyn L. Pioneers and Leaders in Library Services to Youth: A Biographical Dictionary (Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited, 2003) 150 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-5915-802-8-5.

Noel, David M. Information Revolution: The History of the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library, 1838-2001 (Toledo, OH: Downing Co., Pubs., 2001) 192 pp.

Novotny, Eric. "Library Services to Immigrants: The Debate in the Library Literature, 1900-1920, and a Chicago Case Study," Reference & User Services Quarterly 42 (Summer 2003): 342-52.

Piecuch, Jim. "Of Great Importance Both to Civil & Religious Welfare: The Portsmouth Social Library, 1750-1786," Historical New Hampshire 57 (Fall/Winter 2002): 67-84.

Rastorfer, R.Y. "Thomas S. Dabagh and the Institutional Beginnings of the UCLA Law Library: A Cautionary Tale," Law Library Journal 95 (Summer 2003): 347-68.

Russell, Beth M. "Description and Access in Rare Books Cataloging: A Historical Survey," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 491-524.

Sapp, Greg and Ron Gilmour. "A Brief History of the Future of Libraries: Predictions and Speculations from the Literature of the Profession, 1975 to 2000: Part 2, 1990-2000" portal: Libraries and the Academy 3(January 2003): 13-34.

Shanley, Mary Kay. "A Steelman's Legacy," Iowan 51 (May/June 2003): 28-35. [Discusses Carnegie libraries in Iowa]

Schonfeld, Roger C. JSTOR: A History (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2003) 412 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-691-115-31-1.

Shaddy, Robert Alan. Essays on Books and Bibliophiles: Aspects of the History of Books and Book-Collecting in America (Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2003) 142 pp. $100.00 ISBN 0-7734-6642-8.

Shuler, John A. "Foundations of Government Information and Bibliographic Control in the United States: 1789-1900," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 309-34.

Smiraglia, Richard P. "The History of the Work in the Modern Catalog," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 553-67.

Snow, Helen. Greensboro Public Library: The First 100 Years (Virginia Beach, VA: Donning Company Publishers, 2003) 79 pp. $15.95 ISBN 1-57864-208-6.

Tsien, T.-H. "East Asian Library Pioneers: First in a Series: My Study at the Graduate Library School of the University of Chicago," Journal of East Asian Libraries no. 130 (June 2003): 46-48.

Vodosek, Peter. "Transatlantic Perspectives: German Views of American Libraries and Vice Versa," Library History 19 (July 2003): 113-18.

Walters, John Spencer. "The Ideological Development of US Government Publication, 1820-1920: From Jefferson to Croly," Journal of Government Information 29 (January/February 2002): 1-15.

White, Jackie. "Ebb and Flow: The History of the School Library in the Commonwealth of Kentucky," Kentucky Libraries 67 (Spring 2003): 8-10.


Barroeta Lara, Julio. "Esos Libros Incendiarios de la Indepencia," Boletin de la Academia Nacional de la Historia [Venezuela] v. 79, no. 313 (1996): 185-89.

Holley, Robert P. "The Repertoire de Vedettes-Matiere de l'Universite Laval Library, 1946-92: Francophone Subject Access in North America and Europe," Library Resources & Technical Services 46 (October 2002): 138-49.

Lozano Rivera, Uriel. "La Escuela Interamericana de Bibliotecolgía: 45 Años Formando Liderres en la Gestion de la Información y el Conocimiento para Colombia y America Latina," Revista Interamericana de Bibliotecología 25 (July/December 2002 supp.): entire issue.

Starr, Mary Jane. "A Golden Celebration: The National Library of Canada at 50," The Bowker Annual Library and Book Trade Almanac 48th ed (New York: Information Today, 2003): 221-30.


Aylmer, Ursula. Most Noble Bodley: A Bodleian Library Anthology (Oxford: Bodleian Library, 2002) 268 pp. $23.00 ISBN 1-85124-078-0.

Barnard, John. "Politics, Profits and ?Idealism: John Norton, the Stationers' Company and Sir Thomas Bodley," Bodleian Library Record 17 (October 2002): 385-408.

Battles, Matthew. "Knowledge on Fire," American Scholar 72 (Summer 2003): 35-51. [Study of book burning in twentieth century]

Bernier, G. "Les Bibliothèques Parlementaires du XVIIIe Siècle à nos Jours," Bulletin des Bibliothèques de Francev v. 48, no. 1 (2003): 111-12.

Bjorner, Susanne, and Stephanie C. Ardito. "Online Before the Internet: Early Pioneers Tell Their Stories," Searcher 11 (June 2003): 36-46.

Bjorner, Susanne, and Stephanie C. Ardito. "Online Before the Internet: Early Pioneers Tell Their Stories: part 2: Growth of the Online Industry," Searcher 11 (July/August 2003): 52-61.

Black, Alistair. "False Optimism: Modernity, Class, and the Public Library in Britain in the 1960s and 1970s," Libraries & Culture 38 (Summer 2003): 201-13.

Byford, John. "Publishers and Legal Deposit Libraries Cooperation in the United Kingdom since 1610: Effective or Not?" IFLA Journal v. 28, nos. 5/6 (2002): 292-97.

Carriker, Andrew. Library of Eusebius of Caesarea (Leiden: Brill, 2003) 358 pp. $121.00 ISBN 9-0041-3132-9.

Clennell, W. H. "Bodley before the Bodleian," Bodleian Library Record 17 (October 2002): 371-84.

Crawford, J. "The Community Library in Scottish History," IFLA Journal v. 28, nos. 5/6 (2002): 245-55.

Fligge, Jorge. "Bremen, Danzig, Hamburg und Lubeck: Hanseatische Stadtbibliotheken - Gleiche Wurzeln, Verschiedene Wege," BuB-Journal 55 (February 2003): 74-79.

Gerard, D. "The Marx Memorial Library, Clerkenwell Green, London," Library Review v. 51, nos. 8/9 (2002): 417-19.

Germann, Martin. "Zwischen Konfiskation, Zerstreuung und Zerstörung: Schicksale der Bücher und Bibliotheken in der Reformationszeit in Basel, Bern und Zürich," Zwingliana v. 27 (2000): 63-77.

Glasgow, Eric. "The Story of the London Library," Library Review v. 51, nos. 8/9 (2002): 473-77.

Glasgow, Eric. "Two Public Libraries in Victorian Liverpool," Library History 19 (July 2003): 129-41.

Hansson, Joacim, ed. Libraries in Times of Utopian Thoughts and Social Protest-The Libraries of the Late 1960-ies and the 1970-ies (Sweden: University College of Boras, 2002) [published in Swedish Library Research v. 14, no 3., pp. 1-175.]

Jacobs, Edward. "Eighteenth-Century British Circulating Libraries and Cultural Book History," Book History v. 6 (2003): 1-22.

Jenkins, David. A Refuge in Peace and War: The National Library of Wales to 1951 (Aberystwyth: Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru/The National Library of Wales, 2002) 306 pp. $45.00 ISBN 1-862250-34-0.

Joachim, Martin D. "Historical Aspects of Cataloging and Classification, Part 1 and Part 2," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. 1/2 and ¾ (2003). [Both issues include historical treatments for the United States, Africa, Argentina, Chile, Central America, Iran, China, Mexico, Japan, and Germany, as well as the United Kingdom]

Johansen, Michelle. "A Fault-Line in Library History: Charles Goss, the Society of Public Librarians, and The Battle of the Books in the Late Nineteenth Century," Library History 19 (July 2003): 75-91.

Leadley, Ian. "40 Years of Boston Spa: Reminiscences and Change," Interlending and Document Supply v. 30, no. 4 (2002): 218-21.

Liebaers, Herman. Beyond Belgium: Royal and Other Adventures of a Librarian Worldwide (Leuven, Belgium: van Halewyck Inc., Publisher, 2003) 520 pp. €40.00 ISBN 3-598-07720-3.

Loving, Matthew. "Charles Nodier: The Romantic Librarian," Libraries & Culture 38 (Spring 2003): 166-81.

McCarthy, Muriel. Marsh's Library, Dublin: All Graduates & Gentlemen 2nd ed. (Dublin: Four Court's Press, 2003) 272 pp. $45.00 ISBN 1-85182-730-7.

Peatling, G.K. "Discipline and the Discipline: Histories of the British Public Library," Libraries & Culture 38 (Spring 2003): 121-46.

Purcell, Mark. "The Private Library in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Surrey," Library History 19 (July 2003): 119-27.

Quarg, Gunter. Ganz Köln Steckt Voller Bücherschätze: Von der Ratsbibliothek zur Universitäts- un Stadtbibliothek, 1602-2002: Ausstellung und Katalog (Cologne: Universitäts- un Stadtbibliothek, 2002) 295 pp. $30.00 ISBN 3-9315962-14.

Sroka, Marek. "The Destruction of Jewish Libraries and Archives in Cracow during World War II," Libraries & Culture 38 (Spring 2003): 147-65.

Sturges, Paul. "Great City Libraries of Britain: Their History from a European Perspective," Library History 19 (July 2003): 93-111.

Vaisey, David. "The Legacy of Sir Thomas Bodley," Bodleian Library Record 17 (October 2002): 419-30.

Walravens, Hartmut. "Serials Cataloguing in Germany: The Historical Development," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ¾ (2003): 541-52.

Williams, Michael E. "The Library of Saint Alban's English College Valladolid: Censorship and Acquisitions," Recusant History v. 26, no. 1 (2002): 132-42.


Amaeshi, Basil, ed. Classic Readings in African Library Development (Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2003) 459 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-8108-4142-8.

Clark, Patricia G. "The Politics of Information: Libraries and Librarianship in the Western Cape, South Africa, 1930s-1960s," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), 2002, 224 pp.

Sing, Neena. "Growth of LIS Periodicals in India (1920-2000)" Journal of Information Management 40 (March 2003): 51-67.

Tocatlian, J. "Bibliotheca Alexandrina: From Dream to Reality," International Information & Library Review 35 (March 2003): 39-50.


Battles, Matthew. Library: An Unquiet History (New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 2003) 256 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-393-020-29-0.

Bell, Bill, ed. Where is Book History: Essays in the Emergence of a Discipline (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004) $35.00 ISBN ISBN 0-802-0357-95.

Bornstein, George. "Pages, Pixels, and the Profession," Journal of Scholarly Publishing 34 (July 2003): 197-207.

Carter, Ruth. "Three Book Collectors of Imperial Spain," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 35, nos. ½ (2003): 255-64.

Cole, John Y. "Promoting Books and Reading in the Electronic Age: The Center for the Book at 25," Publishing Research Quarterly 19 (Spring 2003): 3-10.

Dianina, Ekaterina. "A Nation on Display: Russian Museums and Print Culture in the Age of the Great Reforms," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Harvard University), 2002, 456 pp.

Eisenstein, Elizabeth L. "An Unacknowledged Revolution Revisited," American Historical Review 107 (February 2002): 87-105. [Response to Adrian Johns]

Eliot, Simon J. "Continuity and Change in British Publishing, 1770-2000," Publishing Research Quarterly 19 (Summer 2003): 37-50.

Faber, Robert and Brian Harrison. "The Dictionary of National Biography: A Publishing History," in Robin Myers, Michael Harris and Giles Mandelbrote, eds. Lives in Print: Biography and the Book Trade from the Middle Ages to the 21st Century (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2002), pp. 171-89.

Fischer, Steven Roger. A History of Reading (London: Reaktion Books, 2003) 240 pp. $30.00 ISBN 1-8618-9160-1.

Fouché, Pascal, et al., eds. Dictionnaire Encyclopédia du Livre Vol. A-D (Paris: Éditions du Cercle de la Librairie, 2002) 900 pp. ISBN 2-7654-0841-6. [Three volumes projected]

Ghosh, Anindita. "An Uncertain Coming of the Book: Early Print Cultures in Colonial India," Book History v. 6 (2003): 23-55.

Gilbert, Ellen D., ed. The House of Holt, 1866-1946: A Documentary Volume (Detroit: Gale, 2003). [Dictionary of Literary Biography, v. 284]

Greetham, David. "What is a Book: Some Post-Foucauldian Ruminations (a Prolegomenon)" Journal of Scholarly Publishing 34 (July 2003): 182-97.

Hinks, John. "Local and Regional Studies of Printing History," Journal of the Printing Historical Society New Series, no. 5 (2003): 3-15.

Howsam, Leslie. "Book History Unbound: Transactions of the Written Word Made Public," Canadian Journal of History/Annales Canadiennes d'Histoire 38 (April 2003): 70-81.

Jenisch, Jared. "The History of the Book: Introduction, Overview, Apologia," portal: Libraries and the Academy 3 (April 2003): 229-39.

Jensen, Kristian, ed. Incunabula and Their Readers: Printing, Selling and Using Books in the the Fifteenth Century (London: British Library Board, 2003) 291 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-7123-4769-0.

Johns, Adrian. "How to Acknowledge a Revolution," American Historical Review 107 (February 2002): 106- 25. [Part of an exchange with Elizabeth Eisenstein]

Kelly, Mary. "A More Glorious Revolution: Women's Antebellum Reading Circles and the Pursuit of Public Influence," New England Quarterly 76 (June 2003): 163-96.

Lenneberg, Hans. On the Publishing and Dissemination of Music, 1500-1850 (Hillsdale, NY: Pendragon Press, 2003) 184 pp. $46.00 ISBN 1-576470-78-4.

Long, Elizabeth. Book Clubs: Women and the Uses of Reading in Everyday Life (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003) 254 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-226-49261-3.

Loss, Christopher P. "Reading Between Enemy Lines: Armed Services Editions and World War II," Journal of Military History 67 (July 2003): 811-34.

McKitterick, David. Print, Manuscript and the Search for Order, 1450-1830 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003) 311 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-521-82690-X.

Miskolczy, Ambrus. Hitler's Library: A Socio-Historical Overview (New York: Central European University Press, 2003) 180 pp. $40.00 ISBN 963-9241-59-8.

Nicolson, Adam. God's Secretaries: The Making of the King James Bible (New York: HarperCollins, 2003) 256 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-0601-8516-3.

Rix, Tim. "Publishing: International and Economic Perspectives," Publishing History no. 50 (2001): 61-76. [Historical overview of 20th century publishing trends]

Rose, Jonathan. "The Horizon of a New Discipline: Inventing Book Studies," Publishing Research Quarterly 19 (Spring 2003): 11-19.

Rubin, Joan Shelley. "What is the History of the History of Books?" Journal of American History 90 (September 2003): 555-75.

Sharpe, Kevin, ed. Reading, Society and Politics in Early Modern England (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003) 363 pp. $70.00 ISBN 0-521-8243-46.

Turner, Catherine. Marketing Modernism between the Two World Wars (Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 2003) 256 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-5584-9376-X. [This is part of the Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book series]

Winchester, Simon. The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003) 256 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-19-8607-02-4.


Burke, Peter, ed. History and Historians in the Twentieth Century (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002) 253 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-19-726268-6.

Capurro, Rafael and Birger Hjorland. "The Concept of Information," Annual Review of Information Science and Technology v. 37 (2003): 343-411.

Craig, Barbara L. "Rethinking Formal Knowledge and its Practices in the Organization: The British Treasury's Registry between 1900 and 1950," Archival Science v. 2, nos. 1-2 (2002): 111-36.

Deyrup, Marta Mestrovic. "A Decade of Coverage (1990-2000): The Mainstream Library Press and its Coverage of Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union and its Successor States," Slavic & East European Information Resources v. 3, no. 4 (2002): 33-50.

Estabrook, Leigh and Rae-Anne Montague. "Library and Information Science Education," in Miriam A. Drake, ed. Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science 2nd ed. (New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2003), 3: 1646-52.

Fisher, Steven. "The University of Denver and Library Education in Colorado: A Brief History," Colorado Libraries 29 (Summer 2003): 18-19.

Gorman, Michael. "The Value and Values of Libraries," Bodleian Library Record 17 (October 2002): 449-63.

Holmes, Boyd Patterson. "The Domain of Information Science, with an Emphasis on Contributing Disciplines: 1973 to 1998," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Western Ontario, Canada), 2002, 402 pp.

Jenkins, Keith. Refiguring History: New Thoughts on an Old Discipline (London: Routledge, 2003) 74 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-415-24410-2.

Knuth, Rebecca. Libricide: The Regime-Sponsored Destruction of Books and Libraries in the Twentieth Century (Westport, CT: Praeger Press, 2003) 277 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-275-98088-X. [Knuth had published an earlier essay on libricide in v. 72 of the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science (2002)]

Krzys, Richard. "Library Historiography," in Miriam A. Drake, ed. Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science 2nd ed. (New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc., 2003), 3: 1621-41.

Lemon, Michael C. Philosophy of History: A Guide for Students (London: Routledge, 2003) 461 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-415-16204-1.

Longino, Helen E. The Fate of Knowledge (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002) 233 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-691-0887-56.

Muddiman, Dave. "Red Information Scientist: The Information Career of J. D. Bernal," Journal of Documentation v. 59, no. 4 (2003): 387-409.

Richardson, John V., Jr. "Recent Developments in the Russian Far East: The State of Education for Librarianship," Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 44 (Spring 2003): 137-52.

Ritchie, Donald A. Doing Oral History: A Practical Guide 2nd ed. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2003) 318 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-19-51343-39.

Satterfield, Jay. The World's Best Books: Taste, Culture, and the Modern Library (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2002) 240 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-55849-353-0. [Based on 1999 dissertation]

Southgate, Beverley C. Postmodernism in History: Fear or Freedom? (London: Routledge, 2003) 211 pp. $75.00 ISBN 0-415-30538-1.

Steinerova, Jela. "Information Science Research Agenda in Slovakia: History and Emerging Vision," Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 54 (January 2003): 81-86.

Teale, John. "Storing the Information Age: 50 Years of Tape Storage Innovation that changed the World!" Storage Management Solutions 7 (August 1, 2002): 18-28.

Tibbo, Helen R. "Primarily History in America: How U.S. Historians Search for Primary Materials at the Dawn of the Digital Age," American Archivist 66 (Spring/Summer 2003): 9-50.

Webster, Frank. Theories of the Information Society 2nd ed. (New York: Routledge, 2002) 304 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-415-28200-4.