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

From Books to Journals

In Publication Patterns in Research Underpinning Impact in REF 2014,  commissioned by the Higher Education Funding Council for England, consulting group Digital Science has "looked at the forms of research academics have submitted to U.K. research assessments since 1992." They found that "British academics have shunned books and monographs in favor of journal articles over the past two decades...

Academic Librarianship and the Future

A special issue of the New Review of Academic Librarianship brings together articles from the last few years of the journal and makes them available in open access, under the title "Academic Librarianship and the Future".

The articles deal with scholarly communication, curriculum mapping, roving librarianship, liaison librarians, the impact of MOOCs, and more.