RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage – Spring 2017

RBM Spring 2017

RBM Spring 2017The Spring 2017 issue of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage is now freely available online. Visit the RBM website for complete contents of RBM and its preceeding title Rare Books & Manuscripts Librarianship from 1986 to the present. RBM became an open access journal in Spring 2016.

Editor’s Note

Jennifer K. Sheehan. “Editor’s Note.”

Research Articles

Mariette Atallah. “Distortion of Content and Endangered Archives: A Case Study of a Donation to the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.”

Gerald Chaudron. “‘It’s Not Human!’: Another Example of Anthropodermic Bibliopegy Discredited.”

Jason W. Dean and Emily Grover. “Social Media as Entrée into Special Collections Reference Works.”

Kristen J. Nyitray and Sally Stieglitz. “Spies in the Archive: Acquiring Revolutionary War Spy Letters Through Community Engagement.”

Book Reviews

Mary A. Caldera. Kate Vieira. American by Paper: How Documents Matter in Immigrant Literacy.

Jolie Braun. Forging the Future of Special Collections, edited by Arnold Hirshon, Robert H. Jackson, and Melissa Hubbard.

Daniel J. Slive. G. Thomas Tanselle. Portraits and Reviews.