The Books, Publishing & Libraries Research Network is grateful for the foundational contributions, ongoing support, and continued service of the following world-class scholars and practitioners

Books, Publishing & Libraries Research Network Advisory Board

  • Agnes Ponsati, Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, Spain
  • Alfred Rolington, Jane’s Information Group, Oxford, UK
  • Angus Phillips, Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK
  • Bill Carman, International Development Research Centre, Ottawa, Canada
  • Bozena Mierzejewska, Fordham University, New York City, USA
  • Colin Steele, Scholarly Information Strategies, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
  • David Emblidge, Emerson College, Boston, USA
  • DeWitt Henry, Emerson College, Boston, USA
  • Florentina Armaselu, University of Montreal, Centre for Research on Intermediality, Montreal, Canada
  • Jason Epstein, 3 Billion Books, New York, USA
  • John Man, London, UK
  • John W. Warren, George Mason University, District of Columbia, USA
  • John Willinsky, Stanford University, Stanford, USA
  • Kevin Grace, Archives & Rare Books Library, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, USA
  • Margaret Zeegers, University of Ballarat, Ballarat, Australia
  • Michael Jon Jensen, National Academies Press, Washington D.C., USA
  • Michael Peters, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • Mónica Fernández Muñoz, Promotion of Books, Reading and Spanish Literatura of Ministry of Culture, Madrid, Spain
  • Paul Callister, Leon E. Bloch Law Library, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, USA
  • Rafael Ball, University Library Regensburg, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
  • Rogelio Blanco Martínez, Book, Archives and Libraries of Ministry of Culture, Madrid, Spain
  • Sarah Pedersen, The Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
  • Sidney Berger, Departments of English and Communications, Simmons College, Boston, USA

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The Books, Publishing & Libraries Research Network recognizes the contribution of many in the evolution of the Research Network. The principal role of the Advisory Board has been, and is, to drive the overall intellectual direction of the Research Network. The Research Network also seeks to work in the service of our Advisory Board. Board members are invited to attend the annual conference and are encouraged to contribute articles, participate in the peer-review process of The International Journal of the Book, and submit manuscripts to the Books, Publishing & Libraries Book Imprint.

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