Publications, Talks and Exhibitions Based Upon
Nijhoff and Coutts-Nijhoff Grant Funded Research

A Documentation • 1986–2006

Michael W. Albin (Library of Congress), 1987: "Refugee and Exile Publishing in Western Europe."

Albin, Michael W. "Refugees and Exile Publishing in Western Europe: A Report of Field Research." Paper presented at the WESS Conference (Florence, Italy), 1988.

________. "Refugee and Exile Publishing in Western Europe." C&RL News 50:381-385 (May 1989).

Cullars, John. "Nijhoff Reports." WESS Newsletter 16, no. 1:12 (Fall 1992).

Martin Antonetti (Columbia University, now: Smith College), 1992: "Forging Links with Italian Fine Presses and Avant-Garde Publishers."

Sartori, Eva. "1992 Nijhoff/WESS Grantee." WESS Newsletter 16, no. 1:12 (Fall 1992).

Antonetti, Martin. "Fine Printing in Italy Today." Paper presented at the Grolier Club (New York). December, 1992.

________. "The Art of the Contemporary Book in Italy." Italian Journal 6:39 (December 1993).

________. "Et in Arcadia Ego: A Fine Printing Pastorale in Northern Italy." Bookways 8:14-26 (July 1993).

________. "Discovering Contemporary Fine Presses In Italy." Paper presented at the Rowfant Club (Cleveland). April, 1993.

________. "Waning of Letterpress Culture in Italy." Paper presented to the Typophiles (New York). December, 1993.

________. "From Arcadia to Zanella: Some Contemporary Letterpress Printers in Italy." AB Bookmans Weekly, September 12, 1994, 952ff.

________. "Fine Printing after Bodoni? A Grand Tour of Contemporary Italian Printers." Paper presented to the Baxter Society, Westbrook College (Portland, Maine). October, 1994.

________. "Six Decades and Two Generations of Fine Printing at the Tallone Press." Paper presented to the Grolier Club (New York). April, 1994.

________. "Type as Image: The Work of Alberto Tallone Editore Books from Paris and Alipgnano, 1943-1993." (Exhibit). Grolier Club (New York), March, 1994.

________. "When Is a Book Not a Book? And When It's Not, What Is It?" Paper presented at the Portland, Maine, Museum of Art. May, 1997.

________. "Collecting Artists' Books: the Institutional Perspective." (Queens Borough Public Library, Jamaica, New York). May, 1998.

________. "A New Paradigm for Education in the Book Arts." Paper presented at the meeting "The Stinehour Press at Dartmouth College" (Dartmouth College). August, 1999.

Helene S. Baumann, (Duke University), 2004: "Translation of the subject thesaurus of the Pictorial Archive of the German Colonial Society (Bildarchiv der Deutschen Kolonialgesellschaft) from German to English."


Jeffrey Garrett (Northwestern University), 1998: "The End of Monastery Libraries in Bavaria and the Birth of Modern Library Science, 1802-1814."

Chlebek, Diana. "Jeffrey Garrett Awarded Nijhoff Study Grant." WESS Newsletter 21, no. 2 (Spring 1998).

Garrett, Jeffrey. "Books and Things: The Crisis of Representation in German Libraries after 1800." Paper presented at the Alice Berline Kaplan Center for the Humanities, Northwestern University. March 8, 1999.
________. "Aufhebung im doppelten Wortsinn: The Fate of Monastic Libraries in Central Europe, 1780-1810." Verbum Analecta Neolatina (Piliscaba, Hungary), no. 2:15-27 (1999).

________. "The Legacy of the Baroque in Virtual Representations of Library Space." Library Quarterly 74, no. 1: 42-62 (January 2004)

________. "Report from the 1998 Nijhoff Award Recipient." WESS Newsletter 22, no. 2:3-4 (Spring 1999).

________. "Redefining Order in the German Library, 1775-1825." Eighteenth-Century Studies 33, no. 1:103-23 (Fall 1999).

________. "Bavarian State Library." In International Dictionary of Library Histories, ed. David H. Stam (Chicago, London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001): 202-207.

Richard Hacken (Brigham Young University), 1999: "Towards Reconstructing the Fate of Viennese Jewish Libraries in the Nazi Era."

Pedersoli, Heleni. "1999 Martinus Nijhoff International West European Study Grant Recipient." WESS Newsletter 22, no. 2 (Spring 1999).

Hacken, Richard. "Report from the 1999 Nijhoff Study Grant Recipient." WESS Newsletter 23, no. 2 (Spring 2000).

________. "Research the European Book and Remember the Nijhoff Study Grant!" WESS Newsletter 24, no. 2 (Spring 2001).

________. "The Jewish Community Library in Vienna: From Dispersion and Destruction to Partial Restoration." Leo Baeck Institute Year Book 47 (2002): 151-172.

Barbara C. Halporn (Harvard University), 1995: "The World of Johann Amerbach: Early Printing in its Social Context."

Spohrer, James H. "Halporn Named Nijhoff Grantee." WESS Newsletter 18, no. 2:3 (Spring 1995).

Halporn, Barbara C., and Stephen Lehmann. "Reports from Nijhoff Award Recipients." WESS Newsletter 19, no. 2 (Spring 1996).

Halporn, Barbara C., ed. The Correspondence of Johann Amerbach: Early Printing in its Social Context. Recentiores. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000. xiv, 383 p. ISBN 0-472-11137-X. $57.50.

Eleanore O. Hofstetter (Towson University), 1996: "Women in International Migration 1945-1995."

Hofstetter, Eleanore O. "Report from the 1996 Nijhoff Award Recipient." WESS Newsletter 20, no. 1 (Fall 1996).

Hofstetter, Eleonore O. Women in Global Migration, 1945-2000: A Comprehensive Multidisciplinary Bibliography . Bibliographies and Indexes in Women's Studies, 30. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 2001. 552 p. ISBN 0-313-31810-7. $95.00.

Charlene Kellsey (University of Colorado), 2005: "The Bibliotheques Municipales of France as Sources for Medieval History of Monastic Institutions: The Case of Arles."


Jeffry Larson (Yale University), 2000: "Documenting the Dissemination of the Gregorian Calendar Reform in France during the Wars of Religion."

Larson, Jeffry. "Report from the 1999 [i.e., 2000] Nijhoff Study Grant Recipient: Huguenot Resistance to the Gregorian Calendar Reform in France." WESS Newsletter 25, no. 1 (Fall 2001).

Stephen Lehmann (University of Pennsylvania), 1994: "Outstanding Journal Publishing in German Academic Librarianship."

Lehmann, Stephen. "Die deutschen bibliothekarischen Fachzeitschriften aus amerikanischer Sicht." Bibliotheksdienst 29:887-890 (June 1995).

________. "Library Journals and Academic Librarianship in Germany: A Sketch." College & Research Libraries 56:301-312 (July 1995).

Garrett, Jeffrey, Heidi Hutchinson, and Stephen Lehmann, eds. Reference Reviews Europe Annual 1 (1995): Abstracts of Reviews Published in Informationsmittel für Bibliotheken. Fiesole (FI), Italy: Casalini libri, 1996. 205 p. ISBN 88-85297-16-1 (ISSN 1124-6332). $10.00. Also available online as Reference Reviews Europe Online (1994- ).

continued by:

Boerner, Nancy, James Burgett, Beau David Case, Jeffry Larson, and Marianna McKim, eds. Reference Reviews Europe Annual 6 (2000): Based on Reviews Published in Informationsmittel für Bibliotheken, with Original Reviews. Fiesole (FI), Italy: Casalini libri, 2001. 288 p. ISBN 88-85297-66-8 (ISSN 1124-6332). $30.00. Also available online as Reference Reviews Europe Online (1994- ).

Halporn, Barbara, and Stephen Lehmann. "Reports from Nijhoff Award Recipients." WESS Newsletter 19, no. 2 (Spring 1996).

Frederick Lynden (Brown University), 1986: "Price Indexes of European Academic Library Materials."

N.N. "The Martinus Nijhoff Study Grant." C&RL News 48, no. 3:127-8 (1987).

Lynden, Frederick. "Prices of Foreign Library Materials: A Report." College & Research Libraries 49:217-231 (May 1988).

Cullars, John. "Nijhoff Reports." WESS Newsletter 16, no. 1:12 (Fall 1992).

James P. Niessen (Rutgers University), 2002: "German Acquisitions in Hungarian Research Libraries: Cooperative Collection Development in the Twentieth Century."

Niessen, James P. "German Acquisitions in Hungarian Libraries: Cultural Commerce and Collection Development," WESS Newsletter 27,1 (Fall 2003).

----------. "Német nyelvu könyvek beszerzése három budapesti nagykönyvtárban 1900-1990. Kulturális viszonyok és könyvtári szereposztás," presentation at the Sixth World Congress of Hungarian Libraries, Széchényi National Library, Budapest, Hungary, July 11, 2004. Published in: Magyar Könyvtárosok VI. Világtalálkozója (Budapest: Könyvtári Intézet, 2004), 29-34.

----------. "German Book Acquisitions in Budapest Research Libraries: Quantitative and Qualitative Indicators," presentation at the meeting of the WESS Research & Planning Committee at ALA Midwinter in Boston, January 15, 2005.

----------. "Német nyelvu könyvek beszerzése három budapesti nagykönyvtárban. 1900 és 1990 között. Kulturális viszonyok és könyvtári szereposztás.
1. rész: 1900-1945," Könyvtári figyelo 50,4 (2004), 851-60; 2. rész: 1945-1990” Könyvtári Figyelő 52,1 (2006), pp. 9-29.

Michael Olson, (Harvard University), 2003: "Two Libraries, Two Peoples: Die Deutsche Bibliothek and Die Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin since German Reunification."


Nancy S. Reinhardt (Harvard University), 1991: "Henry Wadsworth Longfellow as Book-Selector for the Northern Germanic Languages."

Brogan, Martha. "Nijhoff Grant for 1991 Awarded to Nancy Reinhardt." WESS Newsletter 14, no. 2:8-9 (Spring 1991).

Cullars, John. "Nijhoff Reports." WESS Newsletter 16, no. 1:12 (Fall 1992).

Reinhardt, Nancy S. "Longfellow in Northern Europe in 1835: Learning the Languages and Buying Books for the Harvard College Library." Paper presented at Houghton Library (Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.). February, 1993.

________. "Longfellow in Northern Europe in 1835." (Exhibit). Harvard University (Houghton Library), February-May, 1993.

Pamela Spence Richards (Rutgers University), 1990: "Acquisitions and Distribution of Enemy Scientific and Technical Journals during World War II."

Larson, Jeffry. "Nijhoff Travel Grant for 1990 Awarded to Pamela S. Richards." WESS Newsletter 13, no. 2:21 (1990).

Richards, Pamela Spence. "Scientific Information in Occupied France, 1940-44." Library Quarterly 62:295-305 (1992).

________. Scientific Information in Wartime: The Allied-German Rivalry, 1939-45. Contributions in Military Studies, 151. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 1994. xii, 177 p. ISBN 0313290628. $57.50.

James H. Spohrer (University of California at Berkeley), 1989: "Preserving the Written Record: Preservation Programs at European Libraries."

Cullars, John. "Nijhoff Reports." WESS Newsletter 16, no. 1:12 (Fall 1992).

Spohrer, James H. "Preserving the Written Record: Evaluation of Preservation Programs at Four Major European Libraries." Entry based on version dated 9/25/01.

Sem C. Sutter (University of Chicago), 1997: "Books in German-Occupied Europe: The Rosenberg Files."

Sutter, Sem C. "Libri polacchi in esilio: attraverso due continenti, nel corso di due guerre," in Jonathan Rose, ed., Il libro nella Shoah: Distruzione e conservazione (Milano: Edizioni Sylvestre Bonnard, 2003), 189-212.

________."Polish Books in Exile: Cultural Booty across Two Continents, through Two Wars." In The Holocaust and the Book: Destruction and Preservation, ed. Jonathan Rose. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2000: 143-61.

________."The Lost Jewish Libraries of Vilna and the Frankfurt Institut zur Erforschung der Judenfrage," in James Raven, ed., Lost Libraries: The Destruction of Great Book Collections since Antiquity (Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004), 219-35.

Sue Waterman (Johns Hopkins University), 2001: "Collecting the Nineteenth Century: The Book, the Specimen, the Photograph as Archive."

Cullars, John. "2001 Martinus Nijhoff Study Grant Recipient." WESS Newsletter 24, no. 2 (Spring 2001).

Waterman, Sue. "Report from the 2001 Martinus Nijhoff Study Grant Recipient." WESS Newsletter 25, no. 2 (Spring 2002)

________. "Collecting the 19th century: the book, the specimen, the photograph as archive". Paper presented at "Material Cultures: the book, the text, and the archive" conference (Centre for the History of the Book and the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Scotland). July 30, 2000.

_________. "Collecting the 19th century." Representations, 90 (Spring 2005): 98-128 .

Compiled by Stephen Lehmann, University of Pennsylvania, on behalf of WESS, the Western European Studies Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries, American Library Association. Updated in December 2001 by Jeff Garrett (Northwestern Univ.). -- Updated in November 2004 by Kati Radics (UCLA), in July 2005 by Helene Baumann (Duke). Edited by Reinhart Sonnenburg..

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