H-HistBibl is an international network of librarians, archivists, curators, and scholars interested in the practice and study of bibliographic and library services to support the study and teaching of history.

Recent Content

The Prague Spring Archive Project

The Prague Spring Archive project, a collaboration between the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies (CREEES) and UT Libraries, is now live. This open access online archive is the first step in a longer-term initiative by CREEES Director Mary Neuburger to digitize significant collections of primary documents from the the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library that shed light on the Cold War.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-HistBibl: 6 February - 13 February and 13 February - 20 February

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 February 2017 to 13 February 2017.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-HistBibl.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.  To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.msu.edu, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Comparing Apples and Oranges, Floors and Ceilings in Digital Scholarship

Joshua Piker, editor of the William and Mary Quarterly, reflects on potential comparisons between audiences for online content and traditional scholarly genres. "In this post he compares different publication forums and the audiences they reach — and how we might, and might not, be assessing the latter."

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