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

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

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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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