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Book Studies: Reference sources

Beginning in 2009-2010, Colorado College offers a thematic minor in The Book (the past, present, and future of the written word in its material form).

Reference sources

If you’re not sure where to begin, or need some general information on a Book Studies topic, these reference sources at Tutt Library (some in paper, some online) might help:

The Oxford Companion to the Book (2010), Reference Z4 .O946 2010

A Companion to the History of the Book (Blackwell, 2007), North Basement Z4 .C73 2007

Glaister’s Encyclopedia of the Book (1960), Special Collections Office Z118.G55

Glaister’s Glossary of the Book (1979), Reference Z118 .G55 1979

Tebbel’s A History of Book Publishing in the United States (1981), Special Collections Office Z473 .T42

The History of the Book in America (2010) in five volumes, each with a separate call number.

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