book history

February 27, 2018
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Matt Bird, Special Collections Manager at
March 27, 2017
August 18, 2016
Wayne A. Wiegand, a leading scholar of American public libraries and American book history, has been appointed a distinguished visiting scholar at the John W.
December 4, 2013
Throughout the year, and especially in the fall, we receive many new books from publishers, some of which seem relevant and interesting to our readership (i.e., you), but few of which we can actually
July 12, 2013
The Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) is holding its annual conference in Philadelphia next week, from the 18th-21st.
March 13, 2013
January 23, 2013
A great new exhibit of 'bad books' just opened at Syracuse University's Special Collections Research Center.