Dictionary of American Library Biography: Second Supplement by Donald G. Davis

By Donald G. Davis

This moment complement to DALB, the Dictionary of yankee Library Biography (1978), provides seventy seven amazing, deceased participants of the library and archival groups to the 302 entries in general quantity and the fifty one entries within the first complement (1990). the second one complement comprises essentially these figures who died among 1987 and the top of the yr 2000, although a few thirteen entries offer sketches for outstanding individuals whose dying dates are a bit prior and who weren't integrated in prior works. one of the entries are a couple of African american citizens, and approximately one-half of the entries are ladies. a few eighty participants from the USA and Canada supplied sketches, many according to unique resource fabric. This complement follows the perform and structure of the sooner volumes, although it permits presidents of the yankee Library organization to compete for inclusion with different nominations.

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