Library History Round Table

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

Fall 2002

By Ed Goedeken


A. United States
B. Non-U.S. Western Hemisphere (no entries)
C. Europe
D. Asia, Africa, the Middle East and other
E. History of Books, Reading, and Book Culture
F. General, Historiography, Philosophy, and Library/Information Science Education



Aikin, Elizabeth Jane. "High Culture, Low Culture: The Singular Duality of the Library of Congress," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 43-61.

Aiken, Elizabeth Jane. "Referred to the Librarian, with Power to Act: Herbert Putnam and the Boston Public Library," (Papers from the Round Table on Library History Session at the Sixty-Seventh Council and General Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, Boston, Massachusetts, August 16-25, 2001) University of Illinois GSLIS, Occasional Papers, no. 212 (May 2002): 27-37.

Ahlers, Glen-Peter. The History of Law School Libraries in the United States: From Laboratory to Cyberspace (Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 2002) ISBN 0-83773-002-3.

Akey, Stephen. Library (Alexandria, Va.: Orchises, 2002) 141 pp. ISBN 0-914061-91-7.

Anghelescu, Hermina G.B. and Martine Poulain, eds. Books, Libraries, Reading & Publishing in the Cold War (Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 2001) 297 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-8444-1506-X.

Augst, Thomas and Wayne A. Wiegand, eds. "The Library as an Agency of Change," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): entire issue.

Augst, Thomas and Wayne A. Wiegand, eds. Libraries as Agencies of Culture (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2002) 211 pp. ISBN 0-29918-304-1. [Part of Print Culture History in Modern America series]

Augst, Thomas. "Introduction: American Libraries and Agencies of Culture," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 5-22.

Baker, James T. Andrew Carnegie: Robber Baron as American Hero (Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/
Thomson Learning, 2003) 170 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-15-500011-X.

Brabazon, Tara. "Double Fold or Double Take? Book Memory and the Administration of Knowl-edge," Libri 52 (March 2002): 28-35. [Examines Nicholson Baker's book, Double Fold]

Briscoe, Peter. Reading the Map of Knowledge: The Art of Being a Librarian (Grand Terrace, CA: Palo Verde Press, 2001) 27 pp. $5.00
ISBN 0-96348981-X.

Budd, John M. "Jesse Shera, Sociologist of Knowledge?" Library Quarterly 72 (October 2002): 423-440.

Cain, Kathleen. "Of Blizzards, Bytes, and Virtual Beginnings: Front Range Community College's Boulder County Campus Libraries," Colorado Libraries 27 (Fall 2001): 4-6.

Carpenter, Kenneth E. "Justin Winsor, Librarian and Scholar," (Papers from the Round Table on Library History Session at the Sixty-Seventh Council and General Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, Bos-ton, Massachusetts, August 16-25, 2001) University of Illinois GSLIS, Occasional Papers, no. 212 (May 2002): 5-16.

Case, Mary M. "Igniting Change in Scholarly Communication: SPARC, Its Past, Present, and Fu-ture," Advances in Librarianship vol. 26 (2002): 1-27.

Caudell, M. "WPA Library Projects in Indiana," Indiana Libraries v. 20, no. 1 (2001): 7-14.

Chanchani, Samiran. "Architecture and Central Public Libraries in American, 1887-1925: A Study of Conflicting Institutions and Mediated Designs," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Georgia Institute of Technology), 2002, 352 pp.

Cox, Richard J. Vandals in the Stacks? A Response to Nicholson Baker's Assault on Libraries (West-port, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002) 219 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-313-32344-5.

Davis, Donald G., Jr., Jon Arvid Aho Arvid, and A. E. Skinner. A Chronology of Texas Library History, 1685-2000 (Austin, TX: Eakin Press, 2002) ISBN: 1-571687-15-7.

Davis, Donald G., Jr., Kenneth E. Carpenter, Wayne A. Wiegand, and Jane Aikin. "Winsor, Dewey, and Putnam: The Boston Experience," (Papers from the Round Table on Library History Session at the Sixty-Seventh Council and General Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, Boston, Massachusetts, Au-gust 16-25, 2001) University of Illinois GSLIS, Occasional Papers, no. 212 (May 2002): 1-37.

Davis, Donald G., Jr., Deon Dempsey, and A. E. Skinner. A Bibliography of Texas Library History, 1685-2000 (Austin, TX: Eakin Press, 2002) ISBN: 1-571687-16-5.

Davis, Donald G., Jr. and John Mark Tucker. "Written for Our Instruction: Professional Ancestors Who Integrated Faith and Practice," (Association of Christian Librarians Conference Workshop, 13 June 2002) unpublished paper.

Dawson, Elizabeth Murell. "Reference Group Theory and its Implications for a Study of Jeanes Supervisors in Leon County, Florida (1908-1968)" (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Florida State University), 2001, 374 pp. [Advisor: Elfreda A. Chatman]

Dilevko, Juris and Lisa Gottlieb. "The Celebration of Health in the Celebration Library," American Stud-ies 42 (Fall 2001): 105-33.

Doyle, Tony. "A Critical Discussion of The Ethical Presuppositions behind the Library Bill of Rights," Library Quarterly 72 (July 2002): 275-93. [The arti-cle had first appeared in the October 2000 issue of Library Quarterly]

Eddy, Jacalyn. "We Have Become Too Tender-Hearted: The Language of Gender in the Public Library, 1880-1920," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 155-72.

Farber, Miriam, and Snunith Shoham. "Users, End-users, and End-user Searchers of Online Information: A Historical Overview," Online Information Review v. 26, no. 2 (2002): 92-100.

Frey, Christopher, ed. Die Bibliothek der Deutschen Sozialisten Cleveland/Ohio: Kommentierter Kata-log des Historischen Buchbestandes (Wien: Inlibris, 2001) 328 pp. ISBN 3-9500813-6-4.

Gingerich, Owen. The Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology at 25 Years: Celebrat-ing a Collector's Vision and its Legacy (Washing-ton, DC : Smithsonian Institution Libraries, 2002)

Glynn, Tom and Craig C. Hagensick. "Books for the Use of the United States in Congress Assembled, 1783 and 1800," Libraries & Culture 37 (Spring 2002): 109-22.

Goedeken, Edward A. "The Literature of American Library History, 1999-2000," Libraries & Culture 37 (Spring 2002): 138-74.

Graham, Patterson Toby. A Right to Read: Segregation and Civil Rights in Alabama's Public Libraries, 1900-1965 (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2002) 191 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-8173-114-40.

Haeuser, Michael J. With Grace, Elegance, and Flair: The first 25 years of Gustavus Library Asso-ciates (St. Peter, Minn.: Gustavus Adolphus College, 2002) 119 pp. ISBN 0-960224-05-X.

Howard, Patricia E. "A History of the Cincinnati Bible College Library," Christian Librarian v. 45, no. 1 (2002): 22-25.

Hufbauer, Benjamin. "The Roosevelt Presidential Library: A Shift in Commemoration," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 173-93.

Jones, Reinette F. "Library History Trivia, Kentucky Style," Kentucky Libraries 66 (Spring 2002): 10-13.

Jones, Reinette F. Library Service to African Americans in Kentucky: From the Reconstruction Era to the 1960s (Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co., 2002) 200 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-7864-11-54-6.

Kaback, Stuart M. "A Patent Searcher's Personal Chronicle: 40 Years in the Evolution of a Profession," Journal of Chemical Information and Com-puter Sciences 42 (March/April 2002): 137-42.

Keane, Michael J. and Kathleen Sitter. The Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau: A Century of Service (Madison, Wis.: Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau, 2002) 36 pp. [Available in pdf:]

Kelman, Ari. "The Sound of the Civic: Reading Noise at the New York Public Library," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 23-41.

Kister, Kenneth F. Eric Moon: The Life and Library Times (Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co., 2002) 442 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-7864-125-34.

Knight, Frances R. "A Palace for the People: The Relationships that Built the Boston Public Library," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Ox-ford), 2000, 95 pp.

Kranich, Nancy, ed. Libraries & Democracy: The Cornerstones of Liberty (Chicago: American Li-brary Association, 2001) 223 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-8389-0808-X.

Krass, Peter. Carnegie ( New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2002) 624 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-471-3863-08.

Lebherz, Richard. The Long and Intriguing Journey of the C. Burr Artz Library (Frederick, Maryland: Printed by Corporate Color, Inc., 2002) 21 pp. [Frederick, Maryland Public Library]

Mills, Lois, Romans, Larry and Sandy Peterson. A History of the Government Documents Round Table of the American Library Association, 1972-2002 (Bethesda, MD: LexisNexis Academic & Library Solutions, 2002) 52 pp. [Part 1, 1972-1992 by Miller; and Part 2, 1992-2002 by Romans and Peterson]

Moltzan, Janet R. "The first 100 Years of Texas Library Champions: 100 People and Events," Texas Library Journal 78 (Spring 2002): 10-23.

Mooney, James E., ed. Eighteenth-Century Catalogues of the Yale College Library (New Haven: Yale University Beinecke Library, 2002) 160 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-84573-139-4.

Newman, Richard. The First Black Index: Albert P. Marshall and A Guide to Negro Periodical Literature," Harvard Library Bulletin new ser. v. 11 (Summer 2000): 81-87.

Olson, Hope A. The Power to Name: Locating the Limits of Subject Representation in Libraries (Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002) 261 pp. $86.00 ISBN 1-4020-0776-0. [Contains chapter on Dewey and Cutter]

Owens, Irene. "Stories Told but yet Unfinished: Challenges Facing African-American Libraries and Special Collections in Historically Black Colleges and Universities," Journal of Library Administration v. 33, nos. 3-4 (2001): 165-81.

Pawley, Christine. "Reading versus the Red Bull: Cultural Constructions of Democracy and the Public Library in Cold War Wisconsin," American Stud-ies 42 (Fall 2001): 87-103.

Preer, Jean L. "Exploring the American Idea at the New York Public Library," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 135-54.

Richardson, John V., Jr. "The Current State of Research on Reference Transactions," Advances in Librarianship vol. 26 (2002): 175-230. [Contains historical literature review; more on this can be found in Matthew L. Saxton and John V. Richardson, Jr. Understanding Reference Transactions: Transforming an Art into a Science (New York: Academic Press, 2002), esp. chapter 2.]

Stoddard, Roger E. Library-Keeper's Business: Essays ed. by Carol Z. Rothkopf (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Books, 2002) 480 pp. $85.00 ISBN 1-58456-073-8. [Stoddard is Curator of Rare Books in the Harvard College Library]

Straw, Joseph E. "From Magicians to Teachers: The Development of Electronic Reference in Libraries: 1930-2000," The Reference Librarian no. 74 (2001): 1-12.

Thompson, Joseph Downing. "The Story Scarcely Mentioned: Race, Education, and Arna Bontemps, 1931-1948," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Yale University), 2001, 260 pp.

Thornton, Joyce K. and Carolyn Warman. "Access Services: A General Overview of the Literature, 1990-1999," Journal of Access Services vol. 1, no. 1 (2002): 25-47.

Todd, Emily B. "Antebellum Libraries in Richmond and New Orleans and the Search for the Practices and Preferences of Real Readers," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 195-209.

Wagner, Ralph D. "A History of the Farmington Plan," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Illinois-Champaign-Urbana), 2000, 393 pp.

Wagner, Ralph D. A History of the Farmington Plan (Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2002) $70.00 ISBN 0-8108-4259-9.

Waite, Robert G. "Returning Jewish Cultural Property: The Handling of Books Looted by the Nazis in the American Zone of Occupation, 1945 to 1952," Libraries & Culture 37 (Summer 2002): 213-28.

Wiegand, Wayne A. "Dewey in Boston: 1876-1883," (Papers from the Round Table on Library History Session at the Sixty-Seventh Council and General Conference of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions, Boston, Massachusetts, August 16-25, 2001) University of Illi-nois GSLIS, Occasional Papers, no. 212 (May 2002): 17-25.

Wing, John M. Chicago Diaries of John M. Wing, 1865-1866 (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2002) 139 pp. $20.00 ISBN 0-8093-2483-0.

Worrell, Diane Featherston. "Patricia B. Knapp: Pioneer in Library Instruction," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Texas Women's University), 2002, 223 pp. [Advisor: Keith Swigger]

Zboray, Ronald J. and Mary Saracino Zboray. "Home Libraries and the Institutionalization of Everyday Practices among Antebellum New England-ers," American Studies 42 (Fall 2001): 63-86.


No entries.


Agnew, Robin A.L. "Catalogue of the Library of Sir John Forbes (1787-1861) MD EDIN FRCP LOND FRS., Part 1: Some General Works," Journal of Medical Biography v. 9, no. 2 (2001): 104-108.

Agnew, Robin A.L. "Catalogue of the Library of Sir John Forbes (1787-1861) MD EDIN FRCP LOND FRS., Part 2: Works Referring to Sir John Forbes," Journal of Medical Biography v. 9, no. 3 (2001): 175-80.

Anghelescu, Hermine G. B. "The National Library of Romania: From Central State Library of the Peo-ple's Republic to National Library," Alexandria v. 14, no. 1 (2002): 25-40.

Anghelescu, Hermine G. B. "The National Library of Romania's Precursors: Early Beginnings through the Communist Period," Alexandria v. 13, no. 3 (2001): 165-76.

Baggs, Chris. "Librarianship's a Fraud-That's Clear; For Africa I'll Volunteer: Public Libraries and the Boer War," Library History 18 (July 2002): 99-115.

Beddard, R.A. "The Official Inauguration of the Bodleian Library on 8 November 1602," The Library: Transactions of the Bibliographical Society Seventh Series, vol. 3 (September 2002): 255-83.

Bernardini, Mauro. Medicea Volumina: Legature e Libri dei Medici nella Biblioteca Universitaria de Pisa (Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 2001) 254 pp. $50.00 ISBN 88-4471-0451-7.

Ciro, Jennifer. "Country House Libraries in the Nineteenth Century," Library History 18 (July 2002): 89-98.

Colclough, Stephen. "A Catalogue of My Books: The Library of John Dawson (1692-1765), Ex-ciseman and Staymaker," Publishing History v. 47 (2000): 45-66.

Decker, Christopher. "The Poet as Reader: Thomas Gray's Borrowings from Cambridge College Libraries," The Library: The Transactions of the Bibliographical Society 7th ser., v. 3 (June 2002): 163-93. [Gray was a 17th century English poet]

Everett, Oliver. "The Royal Library at Windsor Castle as Developed by Prince Albert and B. B. Woodward," ," The Library: The Transactions of the Bibliographical Society seventh series, v. 3 (March 2002): 58-88.

Gallichan, G. "Les Parlements et Leurs Bibliothèques Parlementaires ou les Chemins Documentaires de la Démocratie," Documentation & Bibliothèques 47 (October/November 2001): 145-48.

Genge, Hans-Joachim. "Zum Verbleib Militärischer Bibliotheken nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg," Militär-geschichtliche Mitteilungen v. 58, no. 2 (1999): 529-47.

Gillespie, Vincent, ed. Syon Abbey with the Libraries of the Carthusians (London: British Library, 2001) 819 pp. $160.00 ISBN 0-7123-473-13.

Glasgow, Eric. "Archibald Sparke: Librarian," Library History 18 (July 2002): 136-39.

Glasgow, Eric. "Lord Guilford and the Ionian Academy," Library History 18 (July 2002): 140-43.

Glasgow, Eric. "Memorials of a Library [Southport Public Library, 1875-1974]" Library Review v. 50, no. 9 (2001): 461-65.

Glasgow, Eric. "Southport Library and its Legacy," Library History 18 (July 2002): 131-36.

Grimsted, Patricia Kennedy. "The Postwar Fate of the Petliura Library and the Records of he Ukrainian National Republic," Harvard Ukrainian Studies v. 21, nos. 3-4 (1997): 393-461.

Guerrini, Mauro. "Between Myth and Oblivion: A Biography of Akos Domanovszky," Cataloging & Classification Quarterly v. 32, no. 3 (2001): 57-72. [Domanovszky was a Hungarian cataloger and scholar]

Hammond, Mary. "The Great Fiction Bore: Free Libraries and the Construction of a Reading Public in England, 1880-1914," Libraries & Culture 37 (Spring 2002): 83-108.

Hanna, Ralph. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Western Medieval Manuscripts of St. John's Col-lege, Oxford (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002) 371 pp. $100.00 ISBN 0-19-920239-7. [Contains brief history of library]

Hoepfner, Wolfram. Antike Bibliotheken (Mainz : von Zabern, 2002) 137 pp. ISBN 3-80532-846-X.

Hogg, Peter. "The Development of the pre-1801 Scandinavian Printed Collections in the British Library," British Library Journal v. 25, no. 2 (1999): 144-63.

Kelly, James. "Defoe's Library," The Library: Transactions of the Bibliographical Society Seventh Se-ries, vol. 3 (September 2002): 284-301.

Kirchhoff, Markus. Häuser des Buches: Bilder Jüdischer Bibliotheken (Leipzig : Reclam, 2002) 191 pp. ISBN 3-37900-78-62.

Laux, Wolfrudolf. "Special Libraries in Germany," INSPEL: International Journal of Special Libraries v. 31, no. 3 (1997): 113-18. [Treats historical aspects]

Massil, Stephen. "The Huguenot Royal Librarians: Henri Justel, François Vallotton, and Claudius Amyand," Proceedings of the Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland v. 27, no. 3 (2000): 369-81.

Matrenza, Richard. Libraries in Malta (Malta: the Author, 2000) 88 pp. ISBN 99932-0-086-X.

Maxwell, H. "The Dick Institute," Scots Magazine 156 (February 2002): 169-74.

Muddiman, Dave. "The Public Library in an Age of Inclusion: Edward Sydney, Harold Jolliffe and the Rise and Fall of Library Extension, 1927-1972," Library History 18 (July 2002): 117-30.

Owens, Irene. "South African Libraries from Pre-apartheid to Apartheid in the 1960s and 1970s: The Beginning of the End," Library Management v. 23, no1/2 (2002): 53-58.

Peatling, Gary Kenneth. "Historical Perspectives on Problem Patrons from the British Public Library Sector, 1850-1919," Reference Librarian nos. 75/76 (2002): 33-43

Pond, Christopher Charles. Early History of the House of Commons Library: Reports from Standing Committees on the Library of the House, 1840-1856 (London : Published for the House of Com-mons Library by the Stationery Office, 2001) 37 pp.

Prince, Chris. "The Historical Context of Arabic Translation, Learning, and Libraries of Medieval Andalusia," Library History 18 (July 2002): 73-87.

Purcell, Mark. "Warfare and Collection-Building: The Faro Raid of 1596," Library History 18 (March 2002): 17-24.

Rawcliffe, Carole. "Written in the Book of Life: Building the Libraries of Medieval English Hospitals and Almshouses," The Library: The Transactions of the Bibliographical Society 7th ser., v. 3 (June 2002): 127-62. [14th and 15th century buildings]

Reid, Peter H. "Proto-Bibliophiles amongst the English Aristocracy, 1500-1700," Library History 18 (March 2002): 25-38.

Schreiber, Monika. Robert Münzl: (1858-1917); Leben, Werk und Wirken des Klassischen Philologen und Hamburger Bibliotheksdirektors," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Hamburg University), 2000, 516 pp.

Sineux, Michel. "Avatars de la Musique dans les Bibliotheques: Perspective Historique. Bulletin des Bibliotheques de France v. 47, no. 2 (2002): 28-33.

Skelton-Foord, Christopher. "Economics, Expertise, Enterprise and the Literary Scene: The Commercial Management Ethos in British Circulating Libraries, 1780-1830", in E. J. Clery, Caroline Franklin and Peter Garside, eds. Authorship, Commerce and the Public: Scenes of Writing 1750-1850 (Bas-ingstoke: Palgrave, 2002), pp. 136-152.

Stringer, Ian. Britain's Mobile Libraries (Appleby-in-Westmoreland: Trans-Pennine Publishing, 2001) 52 pp. ISBN 1-903016-15-0.

Vitello, G. National Libraries: The Concept and the Practice, 1700-2000," Alexandria v. 13, no. 3 (2001): 139-51.

Wakeham, Maurice. "From Lock Cupboard to University Library: Libraries for Nurses in the UK after 1955," Library History 18 (March 2002): 39-60.

Whobrey, William. "The Carthusian Library at Buxheim: A Virtual Reconstruction," Yale University Library Gazette (2001), supplement: 67-79.

Wilkins-Jones, C. "Norwich City Library and its Intellectual Milieu, 1608-1825," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, East Anglia University), 2000.

Wollenberg, Jörg. "Richelieu et le System Europeen de Securite Collective: la Bibliotheque du Cardinal comme Centre Intellectuel d'une Nouvelle Politique," Dix-Septième Siècle v. 53, no. 1 (2001): 99-112.


Rees, Kylie. "The Library of the RAHS," Journal of the Royal Australian History Society v. 87, no. 1 (2001): 134-39.

Reif, Stefan C. "The Cairo Genizah: A Medieval Mediterranean Deposit and a Modern Cambridge Archive," Libraries & Culture 37 (Spring 2002): 123-31.

Wan, W.Y.C. "Borrowed Place, Borrowed Time: A Study of the Development of the Public Library in Hong Kong, 1841-1997," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dis-sertation, Aberystwyth University, Wales), 2000.


Abel, Richard E. and Lyman W. Newlin, eds. Scholarly Publishing: Books, Journals, Publishers, and Libraries in the Twentieth Century (New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2002) 318 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-471-21929-0.

Andel, Jaroslav. Avant-Garde Page Design, 1900-1950 (New York: Delano Greenidge Editions, 2002) 388 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-92944-509-0.

Baker, Cathleen A. By His Own Labor: The Biography of Dard Hunter (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2000) 332 pp. $50.00 ISBN 1-58456-020-7.

Baker, William. Wilkie Collins's Library: A Reconstruction (Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group, 2002) 192 pp. $75.00 ISBN 0-313-31394-6.

Boyer, Paul S. Purity in Print: Book Censorship in America from the Gilded Age to the Computer Age 2nd ed. (Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, 2002) 466 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-2991-758-47. [Part of Print Culture History in Modern America series]

Bromer, Anne C. Strings Attached: Dorothy Abbe, Her Work and Wad (Boston: Boston Public Library, Society of Printers, 2001) 41 pp.

Broomhall, Susan. Women and the Book Trade in Sixteenth-Century France (London: Ashgate, 2002) 282 pp. $55.00 ISBN 0-7546-0671-6.

Carpenter, Kenneth E. The Dissemination of The Wealth of Nations in French and in France, 1776-1843 (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Books, 2002) 336 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-914930-17-6.

Casper, Scott E., Joanne D. Chaison, and Jeffrey D. Groves, eds. Perspectives on American Book History: Artifacts and Commentary (Studies in Print Culture and the History of the Book series) (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2002) 480 pp. $25.00 ISBN 1-5584-9317-4.

Chang, Leah LaiLis. "Printing the Muse: Book Production and the Construction of Female Authorship in Renaissance France," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan), 2002, 300 pp.

Clark, David Draper. "Books Abroad/ World Literature Today: Past, Present and Future," Publishing Research Quarterly 18 (Spring 2002): 38-45.

Cruz, Laura Ellen. "The Paradox of Prosperity: The Leiden Booksellers' Guild and the Distribution of Books in Early Modern Europe," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Berke-ley), 2001, 238 pp.

Demata, Massimiliano. "Between the Stage and the Book: John Murray and the Publication of Drama, 1812-19," Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 96 (June 2002): 257-78.

Dongelmans, B.P.M., P.G. Hoftijzer, and O.S. Lankhorst, eds. Boekverkopers van Europa: Het 17de-Eeuwse Nederlandse Uitgevershuis Elzevier (Zut-phen: Walburg Pers., 2000) 352 pp. Dfl 79.50 ISBN 90-5730-116-4. [History of Elzevier publish-ing company]

Doss, Erika. Looking at Life Magazine (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 2001) 272 pp. $30.00 ISBN 1-56098-989-0.

Dubosclard, Alain. Le Livre Français aux États-Unis 1900-1970 (Paris: L'Harmattan, 2000) 156 pp. ISBN 2-7384-8949-4.

Ellison, M.J. "Her Book not His: Women and their Book Collections in Medieval and Early Modern Europe," (Masters' Thesis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), 2001, 77 pp.

Englert, Hilary Jane. "The Work and the Book: Locating Literary Value and Property in Eighteenth-Century Britain," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Johns Hopkins University), 2002, 263 pp.

Erler, Mary C. Women, Reading, and Piety in Late Medieval England (Cambridge: Cambridge Uni-versity Press, 2002) 226 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-521-81221-6.

Finkelstein, David. House of Blackwood: Author-Publisher Relations in the Victorian Era (University Park, PA: Penn State University Press, 2002) 199 pp. $55.00 ISBN 0-271-0217-99.

Fitos, Stephan. Zensur als Misserfolg: Die Bergreitung Indizierter Deutscher Druckschriften in der Zweiten Hälfte des 16. Jahrhunderts (Frankfurt am Main: Lang, 2000) 402 pp. ISBN 3-631-35868-7.

Gee, Malcolm, ed. Printed Matters: Printing, Publishing and Urban Culture in Europe in the Modern Period (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001) 209 pp. $85.00 ISBN 0-7546-0279-6.

Gross, Robert A. "Print and the Public Sphere in Early America," in Melvyn Stokes, ed. The State of U.S. History (Oxford: Berg, 2002), pp. 245-64.

Guibovich, Pedro Manuel. "The Inquisition and Book Censorship in Peruvian Viceroyalty (1570-1754)" (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Columbia University), 2002, 490 pp.

Haynes, Christine S. "Lost Illusions: The Rise of the Book Publisher and the Construction of a Literary Marketplace in Nineteenth-Century France," (Un-published Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Chi-cago), 2001, 443 pp.

Heesen, Anke Te. World in a Box: The Story of an Eighteenth-Century Picture Encyclopedia, trans. by Ann M. Hentschel (Chicago: University of Chi-cago Press, 2002) 237 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-226-32286-6.

Henning, William E. Elegant Hand: The Golden Age of American Penmanship and Calligraphy ed. by Paul Melzer (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2002) 307 pp. $60.00 ISBN 1-5845-6067-3.

Hermann, Frank. Low Profile: A Life in the World of Books (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2002) 408 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-5845-6065-7. [Hermann worked for Faber and founder of Bloomsbury Book Auctions]

Irigoin, Jean. Le Livre Grec: Des Origins à la Renaissance (Paris: Bibliothèque Nationale de France, 2001) 96 pp. 20 €.

Jones, William B., Jr. Classics Illustrated: A Cultural History, with Illustrations (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., 2002) 267 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-7864-1077-9.

Kassof, Brian Evan. "The Knowledge Front: Politics, Ideology, and Economics in the Soviet Book Publishing Industry, 1925-1935," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley), 2000, 598 pp.

Kovac, M. "Publishing in Post-Communist Central and Eastern Europe: Three Models of Transition," Publishing History no. 50 (2001): 77-88.

Lepore, Jill. A is for American: Letters and Other Characters in the Newly United States (New York: Knopf, 2002) 256 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-375-40449-X.

Lindenbaum, Peter. "Authors and Publishers in the Late Seventeenth Century, II: Brabazon Aylmer and the Mysteries of the Trade," The Library: The Transactions of the Bibliographical Society seventh series, v. 3 (March 2002): 32-57. [Part I appeared in 1995]

Lyons, Martyn, ed. History of the Book in Australia, 1891-1945: A Natural Culture in a Colonized Market (St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 2001) 444 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-70223-234-3.

Man, John. Gutenberg: How One Man Remade the World with Words (New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2002) 320 pp. $25.00 ISBN 0-471-218-23-5.
[Published in Great Britain as The Gutenberg Revolution: The Story of a Technical Genius and an Invention that Changed the World (London: Headline, 2002)]

Marotti, Arthur F. and Michael D. Bristol, eds. Print, Manuscript, Performance: The Changing Relations of the Media in Early Modern England (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2000) 322 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-8142-5049-1.

MacKenzie, Cameron A. Battle for the Bible in Eng-land, 1557-1582 (New York: Peter Lang, 2002) 338 pp. $66.00 ISBN 0-8204-5810-4. [Examines contest for Protestant, Anglican, and Catholic versions]

Maxwell, Richard, ed. Victorian Illustrated Book (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2002) 440 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-8139-209-73.

McManus, Antonia. Irish Hedge School and Its Books, 1695-1831 (Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2002) 270 pp. $45.00 ISBN 1-8518-266-10.

McMaster, MaryKate. "A Publisher's Hand: Strategic Gambles and Cultural Leadership by Moses Dresser Phillips in Antebellum America," (Unpub-lished Ph.D. Dissertation, College of William and Mary), 2001, 386 pp. [McMaster created the Atlantic Monthly]

Peters, Julie Stone. Theatre of the Book, 1480-1880 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000) 494 pp. $80.00 ISBN 0-19-818714-9.

Rivers, Isabel, ed. Books and Their Readers in Eighteenth-Century England: New Essays (London: Leicester University Press, 2001) 294 pp. $80.00 ISBN 0-7185-0189-6.

Rix, T. "Publishing: International and Economic Perspectives," Publishing History no. 50 (2001): 61-76. [Surveys period from 1970-2000]

Rostenberg, Leona. From Revolution to Revolution: Perspectives on Publishing & Bookselling, 1501-2001 (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2002) 189 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-5845-6074-6.

Ryan, Barbara, ed. Reading Acts: U.S. Readers' Interaction with Literature, 1800-1950 (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2002) 289 pp. $36.00 ISBN 1-5723-318-28.

Sherbo, Arthur. "From the Sale Catalogues of the Libraries of Dr. Richard Farmer, George Stevens, and Isaac Reed," The Papers of the Bibliographi-cal Society of America 96 (September 2002): 381-403.

Strong, Susan. Painting for the Mughal Emperor: The Art of the Book, 1560-1660 (London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 2002) 192 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-8109-6596-8.

Sutherland, John. Reading the Decades: Fifty Years of the Nation's Bestselling Books (London: BBC, 2002) 192 pp. ISBN 0-563-4881-07.

Taylor, Andrew. Textual Situations: Three Medieval Manuscripts and Their Readers (Philadelphia: Uni-versity of Pennsylvania Press, 2002) 300 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-812-2236-42-4.

Völkner, Katrin. "Books for a Better Life: Publishers and the Creation of Middlebrow Culture in Wil-helmine Germany," (Unpublished Ph.D. Disserta-tion, Duke University), 2001, 308 pp.

Warne, Vanessa K. "Purport and Design: Print Culture and Gender Politics in Early Victorian Literary Annuals," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada), 2001, 257 pp.

Welky, David B. "Making Sense of Hard Times: Newspapers, Magazines, and Books in America, 1929-1941," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Purdue University), 2001, 415 pp.

Williams, Robert, ed. The Chicago Diaries of John M. Wing, 1865-1866 (Carbondale, IL: Southern Il-linois University Press, 2002) 139 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-80932-483-0.

Winship, Michael. "The Rise of a National Book Trade System in the United States, 1865-1916," in Jacques Michon and Jean-Yves Mollier, eds. Les Mutations du Livre et de L'Édition dan le Monde, du XVIIe Siècle à l'An 2000 (Québec: Presses de L'Université Laval, 2001), pp. 296-304.

Wright, David H. The Roman Vergil and the Origins of Medieval Book Design (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001) 71 pp. ISBN 0-8020-48`9-6.

Wye, Deborah. Russian Avant-Garde Book: 1910-1934 (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2002) 304 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-81096-224-1.


Bell, Hazel K, ed. Indexers and Indexes in Fact & Fiction (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001) 160 pp. $23.00 ISBN 0-802-08494-X. [History of indexing]

Bobinski, George S. "A History of the School of Information and Library Studies at the State University of New York at Buffalo (1966-1999)" Library and Information Science Encyclopedia v. 71 (2002): 162-89.

Brannon, Barbara A. "The Laser Printer as an Agent of Change," Publishing Research Quarterly 17 (Winter 2002): 3-8.

Callison, Daniel. "The Twentieth-Century School Library Media Research Record," Library and Information Science Encyclopedia v. 71 (2002): 339-69. [Historical aspects included]

Cannadine, David, ed. What is History Now? (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002) 192 pp. $22.00 ISBN 0-333-9864-66.

Chevalier, Elsa. Le Musée de Bretagne: Une Musée Face à son Histoire (Rennes: Presses Universi-taires de Rennes, 2002) 342 pp. 22 €.

Cox, Richard J., ed. Archives and the Public Good: Accountability and Records in Modern Society (Westport, CT: Quorum Books, 2002) 340 pp. $70.00 ISBN 1-5672-046-94.

Cox, Richard J. Managing Records as Evidence and Information (Westport, CT: Quorum Books, 2001) 243 pp. $75.00 ISBN 1-56720-231-4.

Day, Mark T. "Discourse Fashions in Library Administration and Information Management: A Criti-cal History and Bibliometric Analysis," Advances in Librarianship vol. 26 (2002): 231-98.

Day, Ronald E. The Modern Invention of Information: Discourse, History, and Power (Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, 2001) 139 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-8093-239-07.

Duff, Wendy M. and Catherine A. Johnson. "Accidentally Found on Purpose: Information-Seeking Behavior of Historians in Archives," Library Quarterly 72 (October 2002): 472-96.

Dyab, Muftah Mohammed. "Library and Information Science Education in the Maghreb," Information Development 18 (March 2002): 61-65.

Fitzpatrick, Ellen Frances. History's Memory: Writing America's Past 1880-1980 (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002) 318 pp. ISBN 0-674-007-31-X $40.00.

Fuller, Kathryn Wagnild. "Cool and Calm Inquiry: Women and the American Social Science Association, 1865-1890," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Indiana University), 2001, 260 pp.

Gaddis, John Lewis. The Landscape of History: How Historians Map the Past (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002) 224 pp. $23.00 ISBN 0-19-5066-52-9.

Kigongo-Bukenya, I.M.N. "A Library and Information Curriculum for Uganda with Special Reference to the East African School of Library and Information Science, Makerere University: A Study of Influences and Processes in Curriculum Development," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Aberyst-wyth University, Wales), 2000.

Knuth, Rebecca. "Libricide," Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science v. 72 (2002): 234-44.

McCallum, Sally H. "International MARC: Past, Present, and Future," Advances in Librarianship vol. 26 (2002): 127-48.

Marwick, Arthur. The New Nature of History: Knowledge, Evidence, Language (New York: Lyceum Books, 2001) 334 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-925-0656-17.

Meadow, Charles T. Making Connections: Communication through the Ages (Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2002) 384 pp. $47.50 ISBN 0-8108-4233-5.

Moore, Lara Jennifer. "Restoring Order: The Ecole des Chartes and the Organization of Archives and Libraries in France, 1820-1870," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Stanford University), 2001, 359 pp.

Pennavaria, Katherine. "Representation of Books and Libraries in Depictions of the Future," Libraries & Culture 37 (Summer 2002): 229-48.

Rehman, Sajjad ur. Preparing the Information Professional: An Agenda for the Future (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2000) 177 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-313-30673-7.

Ricci, Gabriel. Time Consciousness: The Philosophical Uses of History (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2002) 192 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-7658-0111-6.

Rousseau, Ronald. "Claude Shannon: Ggrondlegger van de Communicatietheorie, Pionier in de Kunstmatige Intelligentie en Kernauteur in de Informatiewetenschap," Bibliotheeken Archiefgids 78 (June 2002): 30-5.

Samuels, Edward. The Illustrated Story of Copyright (New York: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, 2000) 291 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-312-26176-4.

Sapp, Greg. A Brief History of the Future of Libraries: An Annotated Bibliography (Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow, 2002) 264 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-8108-419-6-7.

Southgate, Beverley. History: What and Why?: Ancient, Modern, and Postmodern Perspectives 2nd ed. (London: Routledge, 2001) 200 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-415-25657-7.

Tucker, John Mark. "Logos, Biblios, and Bibliotheke: Christian Influences in Library Development," Christian Librarian v. 45, no. 1 (2002): 7-13.

Twyman, Michael. Breaking the Mould: The First Hundred Years of Lithography (London: The Brit-ish Library, 2001) ISBN 0-7123-4719-4.

Valencia, Miriam. "Libraries, Nationalism, and Armed Conflict in the Twentieth Century," Libri 52 (March 2002): 1-15.

Vidmar, Dale and Connie Anderson. "History of Internet Search Tools," Library and Information Science Encyclopedia v. 71 (2002): 146-62.

Waquet, François. "Scholars and Their Portraits in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries," Intellectual News: Review of the International Society for Intellectual History v. 3 (1998): 24-29. [Examines practice of placing portraits in books and libraries]

Willmore, Larry. "Government Policies toward Information and Communication Technologies: A Historical Perspective," Journal of Information Science v. 28, no. 2 (2002): 89-96.

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