Library History Round Table

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

Spring 2002

By Ed Goedeken

As always, the author is grateful if ommissions
or errors are brought to his attention.

Table of Contents



Anghelescu, Hermina G.B. and Donald G. Davis, Jr. "Books and Libraries in the New Millennium: A Review Essay," Choice 37 (September 1999): 87-97.

Beck, Clare. "Adelaide Hasse: The Historiography of the Difficult Woman," in Evelyn Kerslake and Mickianne Moody, eds. Gendering Library History (Liverpool: Media Critical and Creative Arts, Liver-pool John Moores University Association for Research in Popular Fictions, 2000), pp. 15-30.

Blake, Fay M. "Information for All: Oral History Transcript: An Activist Librarian and Library Educator at the University of California, 1961-1984," (Berkeley: Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley) 6 cassettes and transcript. [Blake was on Berkeley LIS faculty from 1971-84]

Brown, Katharine L. Books Bring Adventure: The story of the Staunton Public Library (Staunton, Va.: Lot's Wife Publishing, 2000) 89 pp.

Conard, Rebecca. Benjamin Shambaugh and the Intellectual Foundations of Public History (Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2002) 247 pp. $33.00 ISBN 0-877-45789-1. [History of State Historical Society of Iowa]

Courtney, Nancy. "Barbarians at the Gates: A Half-Century of Unaffiliated Users in Academic Librar-ies," Journal of Academic Librarianship 27 (No-vember 2001): 473-80.

Cox, Richard J. "America's Pyramids: Presidents and Their Libraries," Government Information Quarterly v. 19, no. 1 (2002): 45-75. [Historical overview of the presidential library system]

Davis, Donald G. Jr. "TLA & Texas Libraries: The Early Years," Texas Library Journal 77 (Summer 2001): 55-57.

Dawson, Alma and Florence Jumonville, eds. A His-tory of the Louisiana Library Association: A Pre-liminary Review (Baton Rouge, La.: Louisiana Li-brary Association, History Committee, 2001) 24 pp.

DeFrange, Timothy. "The True Tale of O.E.L.M.A.: A Brief Account of the History of the Ohio Educa-tional Library Media Association," Ohio Media Spectrum 53 (Spring 2001): 9-13.

Fenly, Charles. The Cataloging in Publication Pro-gram: A Brief History, 1971-2001 (Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, Cataloging in Publica-tion Division, 2001) 33 pp.

Findlay, James A. Dorothy Porter Wesley (1905-1995), Afro-American Librarian and Bibliophile: An Exhibition, February 1-March 16, 2001 (Ft. Lauderdale, Fl.: Bienes Center for the Literary Arts, Broward County Library, 2001) 80 pp. ISBN: 0967885825.

Garfield, Eugene. "Recollections of Irving H. Sher, 1924-1996: Polymath/Information Scientist Extra-ordinaire," Journal of the American Society for In-formation Science and Technology 52 (December 2001): 1197-1202.

Harlan, Robert D. "History of the Book: Oral History Transcript: Thirty Years at UC Berkeley's School of Librarianship and Study of Early American Printers, 1963-1993," (Berkeley: Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley) 7 cassettes and transcript.

Harper, Amy. Centennial History of the Yellow Springs Library Association: Compiled through 2001 (Yellow Springs, OH : The Association, 2001) 16 pp.

Harris, T.M. "A Source of Useful Information: The Lexington Library, 1795-1810," Kentucky Libraries 65 (Summer 2001): 14-19.

Hazel, Michael V. Dallas Public Library: Celebrating a Century of Service, 1901-2001 (Denton: Univer-sity of North Texas Press, 2001) 252 pp. $30.00 ISBN 1-5744-114-11.

Jones, Reinette F. "1946 Alcatraz Escape Attempt Led by Library Orderly from Kentucky," Kentucky Libraries 65 (Summer 2001): 8-10.

Kaczor, Paula Marie. "Uplifting the Public through Public Libraries: A Case Study of the New Bedford Free Public Library, 1876-1917," (Master's Thesis, Simmons College), 2001, 144 p.

Karetzky, Stephen. Not Seeing Red: American Li-brarianship and the Soviet Union, 1917-1960 (Lanham, MD : University Press of America, 2001) ISBN 0-761821-62-7.

Kirk, Andrew Glenn. Collecting Nature: The Ameri-can Environmental Movement and the Conserva-tion Library (Lawrence: University Press of Kan-sas, 2001) 243 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-7006-1123-1.

Lorenzen, Michael. "A Brief History of Library Infor-mation in the United States of America. Illinois
Libraries 83 (Spring 2001): 8-18. [History of bibliographic instruction]

Lubetzky, Seymour. Seymour Lubetzky: Writings on the Classical Art of Cataloging, Compiled and Ed-ited by Elaine Svenonius and Dorothy McGarry (Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 2001) 443 pp. $45.00 ISBN 1-5630-89-32-7.

Luyt, Brendan. "Regulating Readers: The Social Origins of the Readers' Advisor in the United States," Library Quarterly 71 (October 2001): 443-66.

Lyon, Elaine. Liverpool Public Library History: 1972-2001. (Liverpool, NY : Liverpool Public Library, 2001) 49 pp. [Continues history by Susan Gabbay published in 1972]

Maack, Mary Niles. "Telling Lives: Women Librari-ans in Europe and America at the Turn of the Cen-tury," in Evelyn Kerslake and Mickianne Moody, eds. Gendering Library History ((Liverpool: Media Critical and Creative Arts, Liverpool John Moores University Association for Research in Popular Fictions, 2000), pp. 57-81.

Maurizi, D. "Carnegie and His Legacy: The Little Li-braries that Could," Public Libraries 40 (Novem-ber/December 2001): 346-48.

Miller, Ida Mae Good, and Scott J. Flood. Books for All the People: The First Century of the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library (Plainfield, IN: Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, 2001) 60 pp.

Palmer, Carole L. and Cheryl Knott Malone, "Elaborate Isolation: Metastructures of Knowledge About Women." The Information Society v. 1 7, no. 3 (2001): 179-194.

Pierpont Morgan Library. The Morgan Library: An American Masterpiece (New York: Pierpont Mor-gan Library, in association with Scala Publishers, London, 2000) 174 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-85759-217-4.

Reinert, Margaret Ann. Celebrating 40 years! An In-formal History of ALA RSD/RASD/RUSA History Section, 1961-2001: Forty Years of Progress (s.l.: s.n., 2001) 69 pp.

Rosenheck, Donna. "OCLC: From an Historical Perspective," Katherine Sharp Review Issue no. 4 (Winter 1997). (available at (No print equivalent)

Sagert, Kelly Boyer. The Birth of Illumination: The First Hundred Years of the Lorain Public Library System (Lorain, OH : Lorain Public Library Sys-tem, 2001) 51 pp.

Sampson-Lizotte, Luess A. "Building a Cultural Insti-tution: The Development of Public Libraries in Two Massachusetts Towns: A Thesis," (Master's The-sis, University of Massachusetts, Boston), 2001, 91 pp.

Sickel, James. "Carnegie Libraries in Northeast Wisconsin," Voyageur: Northeast Wisconsin's His-torical Review v. 18, no. 1 (2001): 10-20.

Spooner, G. "Establishment of African American Public Library Service in Louisiana," Louisiana Li-braries 63 (Winter 2001): 23-5.

Stoudt, Lynette J. Pomona Public Library social his-tory, 1887-1920 (Fullerton, CA : CSU Fullerton, 2001) 23 p.

Taylor, Ruth and Stewart Taylor. Ella Strong Deni-son and Her Libraries (Denver, CO: s.n., 2001) 26 pp.

Tuttle, Marcia. "Thirty Years of Serials Automation: A Personal View," Serials Review v. 27, nos. 3/4(2001): 79-92.

Tyckoson, David A. "What Is the Best Model of Reference Service?" Library Trends 50 (Fall 2001): 183-96. [Presents historical aspects]

Van Slyck, Abigail A. "The Librarian and the Library: Why Place Matters," Libraries & Culture 36 (Fall 2001): 518-23.

Willett, Holly G. "Rifles for Watie: Riley, and Racism," Libraries & Culture 36 (Fall 2001): 487-505.


Alvarado Moreno, Jimmy. Historia de la Biblioteca Nacional "Rubén Dario" de Nicaragua (Managua, Nicaragua : Palacio Nacional de la Cultura, 2001) 163 pp.

Dattilo, Maurizio and Judith Saltman. Forty Years of Library Education: The School of Library, Archival & Information Studies, University of British Colum-bia, 1961-2001 (Vancouver : School of Library, Ar-chival & Information Studies, University of British Columbia, 2001) ISBN 0-88865-219-4.

Gordon, Ross. "Fèlix Desrochers: General Librarian, 1933-1956," Canadian Parliamentary Review 24 (Fall 2000): 14-19.

Pateman, John. "The Development of Public Librar-ies in Cuba since 1959," Library History 17 (No-vember 2001): 189-95.

Stuart-Stubbs, Basil. "1930: the Commissioners' Trail: CLA Commission of Enquiry Tour of Canadian Libraries," Feliciter v. 47 no. 3 (2001): 140-1.


Armstrong, Gordon B. "Durban Public Library and Reading Rooms, 1900," Library History 17 (No-vember 2001): 213-22.

Baggs, Chris. "Carnegie Offered Money and a Lot of South Wales Refused to Have It: It Was Blood Money: Bringing Public Libraries to the South Wales Valleys," Library History 17 (November 2001): 171-79.

Bowler, Catherine and Peter Brimblecombe. "Envi-ronmental Pressures on Building Design and Manchester's John Rylands Library," Journal of Design History [Great Britain] v. 13, no. 3 (2000): 175-191.

Brindley, Lynne. "The Future of Libraries and Hu-manities Research: New Strategic Directions for the British Library," Libraries & Culture 37 (Winter 2002): 26-36.

Cornish, Graham P. "Many Titles, One Editor: A History of Interlending & Document Supply," Inter-lending & Document Supply v. 29 no. 2 (2001): 86-91.

Dadson, Trevor J. Libros, Lectores y Lecturas: Estudios sobre Bibliotecas Expañolas del Siglo de Oro (Madrid: Arco/Libros, 1998) 604 pp. ISBN 84-7635-329-4.

Dainard, J. "From Agamemnon to Alexandria: The Libraries of Classical Antiquity," PNLA Quarterly 65 (Summer 2001): 28-32.

Damien, Robert. La Grace de l'Auteur: Essai sur la Representation d'une Institution Politique, l'Exem-ple de la Bibliothèque Publique (Fougrès : Encre marine, 2001) 235 pp. ISBN 2-90942-254-2.

Dragulanescu, Nicolae. "Emerging Information So-ciety and History of Information Science in Roma-nia," Journal of the American Society for Informa-tion Science and Technology 53 (January 1, 2002): 41-46.

Drueke, Jeanette. "St. Osmund's New Legacy: The Scriptorium Informs Electronic Text," Libraries & Culture 36 (Fall 2001): 506-17.

Erunsal, Ismail E. "A Brief Survey of the Develop-ment of Turkish Library Catalogues," Libri 51 (March 2001): 1-7.

Forster, Geoffrey. A very good public library: Early Years of the Leeds Library (Leeds: Allenholme Press, 2001) 171 p. ISBN 1-873383-09-6.

Gabel, G.U. "Von der Aufwärmhalle zur Universität an der Strassenecke: 150 Jahre Public Libraries in Grossbritannien," Buch und Bibliothek 52 (August 2000): 526-29.

Gibson, Ian. Erotomaniac: The Secret Life of Henry Spencer Ashbee (New York: Da Cap, 2001) 285 pp. $23.00 ISBN 0-3068-1064-6. [British bibliog-rapher with an active interest in cataloging pornog-raphy and erotic volumes]

Harrison, K.C. A Librarian's Odyssey: Episodes of Autobiography (Eastbourne: K.C. Harrison, 2000) 240 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-9538-0680-4.

Johnman, W.A.P. and H. Kendall. "A Commision Appointed to Inquire into the Condition and Work-ings of Free Libraries of Various Towns in England (1869)" Library History 17 (November 2001): 223-37.

Kathmann, D. "Wege und Schicksale Jüdischer Kunst- und Büchersammlungen: Augezeigt am Beispiel der Sammlung Silberberg aus Breslau," Zeitschrift für Bibliothekswesen und Bibliographie 46 (September/October 1999): 363-74.

Kerslake, Evelyn. "No More the Hero: Lionel McColvin, Women Library Workers, and Impacts of Othering," Library History 17 (November 2001): 181-87.

Kox, Christopher Joseph. "Politics, Publishing and Patronage: The Collaborative Roles of Subscrib-ers and Patrons in the Publishing of Thomas Hearne at Oxford, 1710-1720," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Berke-ley), 2001, 329 pp.

Liladhar, Janine and Evelyn Kerslake. "No More Li-brary Classes for Catherine: Marital Status, Career Progression and Library Employment in 1950s England," Women's Studies International Forum 22 (4 March 1999): 215-224.

Manley, Keith A. "Food for the Mind, or Food for the Belly? The Irish Famine and the Public Libraries Act of 1850," Library History 17 (November 2001): 203-212.

Marchant, David. "The East Yorkshire Heritage Li-brary: History at Your Fingertips," Local Historian [Great Britain] v. 30, no. 3 (2000): 178-82.

Purcell, Mark. "A Lunatick of Unsound Mind: Ed-ward, Lord Leigh (1742-86) and the Refounding of Oriel College Library," Bodleian Library Record 17 (April-October 2001): 246-60.

Reif, Stefan C. Jewish Archive from Old Cairo: The History of Cambridge University's Genizah Collec-tion (Surrey: Curzon, 2000) 277 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-7007-1276-3.

Vodosek, Peter. "The Usual Delay: Public Libraries in Nineteenth Century Germany," Library History 17 (November 2001): 197-202.


Cochrane, Peter. Remarkable Occurrences: The National Library of Australia's first 100 years, 1901-2001 (Canberra : National Library of Austra-lia, 2001) 283 pp. ISBN 0-64210-730-0.

Dick, A. L. "Science for Ideology? P.C. Coetzee and the Professionalization of South African Librarian-ship," Mousaion v. 19, no. 1 (2001): 62-92.

Escolar, Hipólito. La Biblioteca de Alejandría (Ma-drid : Editorial Gredos, 2001) 202 pp. ISBN: 8424922948.

Kaula, P. N. "An Overview of the Punjab Library Movement," Herald of Library Science 40 (Janu-ary/April 2001): 78-84.

Mansfield, P. "The Management of Libraries in Bal-larat between 1851-1900," Australasian Public Li-braries and Information Services 14 (June 2001): 62-69.

Ronnie, M.A. "McEwan Days: The Early Life of Dunedin Public Library," New Zealand Libraries 49 (September 2001): 180-84.

Sturges, Rodney Paul. "The Poverty of Librarian-ship: An Historical Critique of Public Llibrarianship in Anglophone Africa," Libri 51 (March 2001): 38-48.

Walravens, Hartmut. "The First Tibetan Serials," Se-rials Librarian v. 41, no. 2 (2001): 29-38.

Zhou Jian-Zhong. "The Evolution of Journals and Early Scholarly Publications from the Ancient China to the 21st century," Journal of Information, Communication and Library Science v. 7 no. 3 (Spring 2001): 1-11.


Alston, Sandra, et al. Book History and Print Cul-ture: A Celebration of the Collaborative Program at the University of Toronto (Toronto : Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, 2001) 99 pp. ISBN: 0772760365.

Andersen, Jennifer, ed. Books and Readers in Early Modern England: Material Studies (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002) 305 pp. $55.00 ISBN 0-8122-363-35.

Bartram, Alan. Five Hundred Years of Book Design (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001) 192 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-300-09058-7.

Barzun, Jacques. "Three Men and a Book," Ameri-can Scholar 70 (Summer 2001): 49-57. [Barzun's account of a book club he started with Lionell Trill-ing in the late 1950s]

Bloom, Jonathan M. Paper Before Print: The History and Impact of Paper in the Islamic World (London: Yale University Press, 2001) 270 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-300-08955-4.

Bottero, Jean. Ancestor of the West: Writing, Rea-soning, and Religion in Mesopotamia, Elam, and Greece (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000) 192 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-226-06715-7.

Brownrigg, Linda L. and Margaret M. Smith, eds. In-terpreting and Collecting Fragments of Medieval Books (Los Altos: Anderson-Lovelace Publishers, 2000) 272 pp. $115.00 ISBN 0-9626372-6-2.

Carter, Sebastian. "The Rampant Lions Press--Retrospectus and Prospectus," Printing History v. 21, no. 1 (2001): 37-42.

Clegg, Cyndia Susan. "History of the Book: An Un-disciplined Discipline?" Renaissance Quarterly 54 (Spring 2001): 221-45.

Cohoon, Lorinda Beth. "Serializing Boyhoods: Peri-odicals, Books, and American Boys, 1840-1911," (Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Southern Mississippi), 2001, 243 pp.

Colclough, Stephen. Reading Experience 1700-1840: An Annotated Register of Sources for the History of Reading in the British Isles (Reading: Simon Eliot, 2000) 118 pp. $28.00 ISBN 0-952807-85-8.

Connell, Philip. "Bibliomania: Book Collecting, Cultural Politics, and the Rise of Literary Heritage in Romantic Britain," Representations 71(Summer 2000): 24-47.

De Bellaigue, Eric. The Extraordinary Flight of Book Publishing's Wingless Bird: History of Penguin Books," Logos v. 12, no. 2 (2001): 70-7.

De Bellaigue, Eric. The Extraordinary Flight of Book Publishing's Wingless Bird-Part II: History of Penguin Books," Logos v. 12, no. 3 (2001): 129-37.

Décultot, Elisabeth, D'Iorio, Paolo, and Ferrer, Daniel. Bibliothèques d'Ecrivains (Paris: CNRS Éditions, 2001) 255 pp. ISBN 2-2710-584-73. [Contains essays on the private libraries of promi-nent writers]

Del Litto, Victor. Les Bibliothèques de Stendhal (Paris : Champion, 2001) 256 pp. ISBN: 2745304879.
De Hamel, Christopher. The Book: A History of the Bible (New York: Phaidon Press, 2001) 352 pp. $40.00 ISBN 0-714-83774-1.

Desforges, J. "Satisfaction and Improvement : A Study of Reading in a Small Quaker Community," Publishing History no. 49 (2001): 5-47.

Dewalt, Bryan. Technology and Canadian Printing: A History from Lead Type to Lasers (Ottawa: Na-tional Museum of Science and Technology, 1995) 162 pp. $15.00 ISBN 1-188-2964-3.

Dobras, Wolfgang, et al. Gutenberg, Man of the Millennium: From a Secret Enterprise to the First Me-dia Revolution (Mainz : City of Mainz, 2000) 228 pp.

Dupont, Christian Y. "Collecting Dante in America at the End of the Nineteenth Century: John Zahm and Notre Dame," The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 95 (December 2001): 443-81.
Farren, Donald. "What is Book Collecting? The Case of Student Book-Collecting Contests: Their Origins," RBM v. 2, no. 1 (2001): 48-72.

Feltrinelli, Carlo. Senior Service trans. by Alastair McEwen (London: Granta Books, 2001) 464 pp. $35.00 ISBN 1-86207-456-9. [Biography Italian publisher Giangiacomo Feltrinelli, who was the first to publish Dr. Zhivago]

Finkelstein, David and Alistair McCleery, eds. The Book History Reader (New York: Routledge, 2002) 390 pp. $90.00 ISBN 0-415-226-57-0.

Foletta, Marshall. Coming to Terms with Democracy: Federalist Intellectuals and the Shaping of an American Culture (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2001) 303 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-8139-2059-0. [Focuses on the founding of The North American Review in 1815]

Fowler, John. "The Publications of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society," Learned Publishing 14 (July 2001): 189-96.

Greenspan, Ezra. The House of Putnam, 1837-1972: A Documentary Volume (Detroit: The Gale Group, 2002) 420 pp. ISBN 0-7876-5248-2. [This is volume 254 of the Dictionary of Literary Biogra-phy]

Griffith, Penny, ed. Book in Hand: Essays on the History of the Book in New Zealand (Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2000) 252 pp. $30.00 ISBN 1-8694-0231-6.

Halloran, Daniel. "A Short History of Academic Li-brary Bookselling in America: or, A tale of the two Richards," Against the Grain 13 (February 2001): 28-32. [Discusses careers of Richard Abel and Richard Blackwell]

Hellinga, Lotte, ed. The Bookshop of the World: The Role of the Low Countries in the Book-trade 1473-1941 (Goy-Houten, Netherlands : Hes & De Graaf, 2001) 332 pp. ISBN 9-06194-039-7.
Howard-Hill, T.H. British Book Trade Dissertations to 1980 (Signal Mountain,TN: Summertown, 1998) 314 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-9614303-9-7.

Isaac, Peter. "The English Provincial Book Trade: A Northern Mosaic," The Papers of the Bibliographi-cal Society of America 95 (December 2001): 410-41.

Kastan, David Scott. Shakespeare and the Book (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2001) 167 pp. $50.00 ISBN 0-521-78139-6.

Kerby-Fulton, Kathryn, ed. Medieval Reader: Reception and Cultural History in the Late Medieval Manuscript (New York: AMS Press, 2001) 256 pp. $83.00 ISBN 0-4046-455-18.

Korda, Michael. Making the List: A Cultural History of the American Bestseller, 1900-1999 (New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 2001) 228 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-7607-2559-4.

Laity, Paul, ed. Left Book Club Anthology (London: Gollancz, 2001) 254 pp. $35.00 ISBN 0-575-07221-0.

Lupoff, Richard A. The Great American Paperback: An Illustrated Tribute to Legends of the Book (Portland, OR: Collectors Press, 2001) 319 pp. $60.00 ISBN 1-888054-50-6.

Manguel, Alberto. "The Library of Robinson Crusoe," American Scholar 70 (Winter 2001): 61-70.
Mann, A.J. "The Anatomy of the Printed Book in Early Modern Scotland," Scottish Historical Re-view 80 (October 2001): 181-200.

Markham, Sandra. "Living Preachers, Through Voiceless Lips: Printing for the Nursery Industry, 1840-1920. Epemera Journal v. 9 (2001): 13-30.

May, Derwent. Critical Times: The History of the Times Literary Supplement (London: Harpercollins Pub. Ltd., 2002) $65.00 ISBN 0-007-11449-4.

McKnight-Trontz, Jennifer. Look of Love: The Art of the Romance Novel (New York: Princeton Archi-tectural Press, 2002) 144 pp. $17.00 ISBN 1-56898-312-3. [Illustrated history of romance book jackets]

Melcher, Charles, Valerie Virga, and David A. Keeps, eds. The National Enquirer: Thirty Years of Unforgettable Images (New York: Talk Miramax Books/Hyperion, 2001) 288 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-78686-848-1.

Meyer, David. Memoirs of a Book Snake: Forty Years of Seeking and Saving Old Books (Glen-wood, IL: Waltham Street Press, 2001) 152 pp. $23.00 ISBN 0-916638-54-5.

Michon, Jacques 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) 597 pp. 290 fr ISBN 2-7637-7805-4.

Myers, Robin, ed. The Stationer's Company: A His-tory of the Later Years, 1800-2000 (Chichester: Phillimore, for the Worshipful Company of Station-ers and Newspaper Makers, 2001) ISBN 1-86077-140-8.

Myers, Robin, Michael Harris, and Giles Mandel-brote, eds. Under the Hammer: Book Auctions since the Seventeenth Century (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Books, 2001) 242 pp. $40.00 ISBN 1-58456-066-5.

Newbolt, Peter. William Tinsley (1831-1902): Speculative Publisher (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2001) 370 pp. $105.00 ISBN 0-7546-0291-5.

Nord, David Paul. Communities of Journalism: A History of American Newspapers and Their Read-ers (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001) 293 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-252-02671-3.

Pettegree, Andrew, Paul Nettles, and Philip Conner. The Sixteeenth-Century French Religious Book (London: Ashgate, 2001) 366 pp. $75.00 ISBN 0-7546-0278-8.

Pitcher, Edward W.R. Discoveries in Periodicals, 1720-1820 (Lewiston: Edwin Mellen, 2000) 702 pp. $140.00 ISBN 0-7734-7846-9.

Randle, Quint. "A Historical Overview of the Effects of New Mass Media Introductions on Magazine Publishing During the 20th Century," First Monday 6 (September 3, 2001). (available at (No print equivalent)

Rautenberg, Ursula and Dirk Wetzel. Buch (Tübingen: Niemeyer, 2001) ISBN 3-484-37111-0

Raven, James. London Booksellers and American Customers: Transatlantic Literary Community and the Charleston Library Society, 1748-1811 (Co-lumbia : University of South Carolina Press, 2001) 608 pp. $60.00 ISBN 1-570-034-06-0.

Reed, D. "Rise and Shine: The Birth of the Glossy Magazine," British Library Journal 24 (Autumn 1998): 256-68.

Rogerson, I. "Alfred Nutt: A fine Victorian Publisher," John Rylands University Library of Manchester Bulletin 82 (Spring 2000): 193-215. [Discusses history of nineteenth century London publisher, David Nutt]

Scott-Warren, Jason. Sir John Harington and the Book as Gift (New York: Oxford University Press, 2001) 273 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-19-924445-6.

Selwyn, Pamela E. Everyday Life in the German Book Trade: Friedrich Nicolai as Bookseller and Publisher in the Age of Enlightenment (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2000) 419 pp.

Shaddy, Robert A. Books and Book Collecting in America, 1890-1930 (Lewiston: Edwin Mellen, 2000) 184 pp. $80.00 ISBN 0-7734-7624-5. [Revision of 1990 dissertation]

Simons, Olaf. Marteaus Europa, oder, der Roman, bevor er Literatur Wurde: Eine Untersuchung des Deutschen und Englischen Buchangebots der Jahre 1710 bis 1720 (Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2001) 765 pp. $127.00 ISBN 9-0420122-26-9.

Slights, William W.E. Managing Readers: Printed Marginalia in English Renaissance Books (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2001) 298 pp. $60.00 ISBN 0-472-11229-5.

Sordet, Yann. L'amour des Livres au Siècle des Lumières: Pierre Adamoli et ses Collections (Paris : Ecole des chartes, 2001) 537 pp. ISBN: 2900791456

Updike, Daniel Berkeley. Printing Types: Their History, Forms, and Use 2 vols. 4th ed. (New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll, 2001) $85.00 ISBN 1-5845-6056-8.

Walsdorf, John J. and Neil Shaver. The Yellow Barn Press: A History and Bibliography (Council Bluffs, Iowa: The Yellow Barn Press, 2001) 122 pp.

Walther, Ingo F. Codices Illustres: The World's Most Famous Illuminated Manuscripts, 400 to 1600 (Co-logne: Taschen, 2001) 504 pp. $60.00 ISBN 3-8228-5852-8.

Wright, David H. The Roman Vergil and the Origins of Medieval Books Design (London: British Library, 2001) 71 pp. $30.00 ISBN 0-7123-4656-2.

Zerby, Chuck. The Devil's Details: A History of Footnotes (Montpelier, Vt.: Invisible Cities Press, 2002) 150 pp. $24.00 ISBN 1-93122-905-8.


Bennett, Kate. "John Aubrey's Collections and the Early Modern Museum," Bodleian Library Record 17 (April-October 2001): 213-234.

Budd, John M. "Instances of Ideology in Discursive Practice: Implications for Library and Information Science," Library Quarterly 71 (October 2001): 498-517.

Carroll, Frances Laverne, ed. International Librarianship: Cooperation and Collaboration (Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, Inc., 2001) 367 pp. $65.00 ISBN 0-8108-3921-0.

Chu, Jingli. "The Renaming of Library Schools in China and the Effects," New Library World v. 102, nos. 1166/1167 (2001): 274-77.

Cline, Edward. "Censorship," Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science v. 70 (2002): 38-57.
Cox, Richard J. "The Archivist and Collecting," En-cyclopedia of Library and Information Science v. 70 (2002): 1-21.

Dragulanescu, Nicolae. "Emerging Information Society and History of Information Science in Romania," Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 53 (January 1, 2002): 41-46.

Gidal, Eric. Poetic Exhibitions: Romantic Aesthetics and the Pleasures of the British Museum (Lewis-burg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2001) 284 pp. $45.00 ISBN 0-8375-493-7.

Golomb, Solomon W. et al. "Claude Elwood Shannon (1916-2001)" Notices of the American Mathematical Society 49 (January 2002): 8-16

Leiner, Barry M., et al. "A Brief History of the Internet," in Lewis-Guodo Liu, ed. The Role and Impact of the Internet on Library and Information Services (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2001), pp. 3-22.

Levin, Miriam R. "Museums and the Democratic Order," Wilson Quarterly 26 (Winter 2002): 52-65. [Overview of modern museum development]

Logan, Elizabeth and Ingrid Hsieh-Yee. "Library and Information Science Education in the Nineties," Annual Review of Information Science and Technology v. 35 (2001): 425-77.

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