Added in 2006 –
Thornton and Tully’s scientific books, libraries, and collectors: a study of bibliography and the book trade in relation to the history of science. Edited by Andrew Hunter. 4th edition. Brookfield: Ashgate, 2000.
Chemical History: reviews of the recent literature. Edited by C.A. Russell and Gerrylynn K. Roberts. Cambridge: Royal Society of Chemistry, 2005.
Recent developments in the history of chemistry. Edited by C.A. Russell. London: Royal Society of Chemistry, 1985.
The Roy G. Neville historical chemical library: an annotated catalogue of printed books on alchemy, chemistry, chemical technology, and related subjects. Philadelphia: Chemical Heritage Foundation, 2006.
The Oxford guide to the history of physics and astronomy. Edited by J.L. Heilbron. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Science, technology, and society: an encyclopedia. Sal Restivo, editor in chief. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.
The philosophy of science: an encyclopedia. Sahotra Sarkar, Jessica Pfeifer, editors. New York: Routledge, 2006. 2 volumes.
Norman, Jeremy N. From Gutenberg to the Internet: a sourcebook on the history of information technology. Novato: Historyofscience.com, 2005.
Swedin, Eric Gottfrid. Science in the contemporary world: an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2005.
Encyclopedia of science, technology, and ethics. Edited by Carl Mitcham. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2005. 4 volumes.
Encyclopedia of 20th-century technology. Colin A. Hempstead, editor. New York: Routledge, 2005. 2 volumes.
Early biographies of Isaac Newton: 1660-1885. Editors, Rob Iliffe, Milo Keynes, and Rebekah Higgitt. London: Pickering, 2005.
Lawson, Russell M. Science in the ancient world: an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2004.
Fox, Karen C. Einstein A to Z. Hoboken: J. Wiley, 2004.
Calaprice, Alice. The Einstein almanac. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005.
Todd, Deborah. A to Z of scientists in space and astronomy. New York: Facts on File, 2005.
Scheuering, Rachel White. Shapers of the great debate on conservation: a biographical dictionary. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2004.
The Internet: a historical encyclopedia. Edited by Hilary W. Poole. New York: ABC-CLIO, 2005. 3 volumes.
Medicine and science at Exeter Cathedral Library: a short-title catalogue of the printed books, 1483-1900, with a list of 10th- to 19th century manuscripts. Compiled by Peter W. Thomas. Exeter: University of Exeter Press, 2003.
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Medieval science, technology, and medicine: an encyclopedia. Thomas F. Glick, Steven J. Livesey, Faith Wallis, editors. New York: Routledge, 2005.
Hamblin, Jacob Darwin. Science in the house early twentieth century: an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2005.
Whitney, Elspeth. Medieval science and technology. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2004.
The pharmaceutical industry: a guide to historical records. Edited by Lesley Richmond, Julie Stevenson, and Alison Turton. Burlington: Ashgate, 2003.
Added in 2004 –
Creese, Mary R. S. Ladies in the laboratory II: West European women in science, 1800-1900: a survey of their contributions to research. With contributions by Thomas M. Creese. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2004.
James, Ioan. Remarkable physicists: from Galileo to Yukawa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Schmidt, Diane and George H Bell. Guide to reference and information sources in the zoological sciences. Westport: Libraries Unlimited, 2003.
Leaders of the information age. Edited by David Weil. New York: H.W. Wilson, 2003.
Bunch, Byran H. and Alexander Hellemans. The history of science and technology: a browser’s guide to the great discoveries, inventions, and the people who made them, from the dawn of time to today. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2004.
Yost, Jeffrey R. A bibliographic guide to reference sources in scientific computing, 1945-1975. Westport: Greenwood, 2002.
Reilly, Edwin D. Milestones in computer science and information technology. Westport: Greenwood, 2003.
James, Ioan. Remarkable mathematicians: from Euler to von Neumann. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
A century of Nobel Prize recipients: chemistry, physics, and medicine. Edited by Francis Leroy. New York: Marcel Dekker, 2003.
The Cambridge dictionary of scientists. David Millar and others. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Second edition.
Series Title: Groundbreaking scientific experiments, inventions, and discoveries through the ages. Five volumes. Westport: Greenwood, 2002-2004.
Krebs, Robert E. and Carolyn A. Krebs. Groundbreaking scientific experiments, inventions, and discoveries of the ancient world. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2003.
Krebs, Robert E. Groundbreaking Scientific Experiments, Inventions, and Discoveries of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Westport: Greenwood, 2004.
Windelspecht, Michael. Groundbreaking scientific experiments, inventions and discoveries of the 17th century. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2002.
Shectman, Jonathan. Groundbreaking scientific experiments, inventions, and discoveries of the 18th century. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2003.
Windelspecht, Michael. Groundbreaking scientific experiments, inventions, and discoveries of the 19th century. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2003.
Series Title: Notable Scientists. Eight volumes. New York: Facts on File, 2002-2003. Charton, Barbara. A to Z of marine scientists. New York: Facts On File, 2003.
Gates, Alexander E. A to Z of earth scientists. New York: Facts on File, 2002.
Henderson, Harry. A to Z of computer scientists. New York: Facts On File, 2003.
Leiter, Darryl J. and Sharon Leiter. A to Z of physicists. New York: Facts On File, 2003.
Oakes, Elizabeth H. A to Z of chemists. New York: Facts on File, 2002.
Oakes, Elizabeth H. A to Z of STS scientists. New York: Facts On File, 2002.
Rittner, Don. A to Z of scientists in weather and climate. New York: Facts On File, 2003.
Yount, Lisa. A to Z of biologists. New York: Facts on File, 2003.
The Renaissance and the scientific revolution: biographical portraits. Edited by Brian S. Baigrie. New York : Charles Scribner, 2001.
History of modern science and mathematics. Edited by Brian S. Baigrie. Four volumes. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2002.
Encyclopedia of literature and science. Edited by Pamela Gossin. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2002.
Notable scientists from 1900 to the present. Edited by Brigham Narins. Farmington Hills: Gale Group, 2001.
Life sciences in the twentieth century: biographical portraits. Edited by Everett Mendelsohn and Brian S. Baigrie. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 2001.
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Guide to the History of Science. Directory. 9th edition. Chicago: History of Science Society, 2002.
Burns, William E. Science in the Enlightenment: an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2003.
Oxford Companion to the History of Modern Science. Edited by J.L. Heilbron. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.
Voigts, Linda E. and Patricia Deery Kurtz. Scientific and medical writings in Old and Middle English: an electronic reference. 1 computer optical disc. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2000.
Gubert, Betty Kaplan, Miriam Sawyer, and Caroline M. Fannin. Distinguished African Americans in aviation and space science. Westport: Oryx Press, 2002
Gimbel, Richard. The genesis of flight: the aeronautical history collection of Colonel Richard Gimbel. Seattle: Friends of the United States Air Force Academy Library in association with the University of Washington Press, 2000.
Notable women scientists. Edited by Pamela Proffitt. Detroit: Gale Group, c1999.
Records and history of the United States Geological Survey. Edited by Clifford M. Nelson. Reston: USGS, 2000. CD-ROM. Contains two presentations: Renee M. Jaussaud’s inventory of the documents accessioned by the end of 1997 and Mary C. Rabbitt’s The United States Geological Survey 1879-1989.
Hoolihan, Christopher. An annotated catalogue of the Edward C. Atwater collection of American popular medicine and health reform. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2001.
Kurian, George Thomas. The Nobel scientists: a biographical encyclopedia. Amherst, N.Y: Prometheus Books, 2002.
Windsor, Laura Lynn. Women in medicine: an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2002.
Brooks, Richard S. and David K. Himrod. Science and religion in the English-speaking world, 1600-1727: a bibliographic guide to the secondary literature. Lanham: Scarecrow, Press, 2001.
Absolutism and the scientific revolution, 1600-1720: a biographical dictionary. Edited by Christopher Baker. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2002.
Halleux, Robert. Les publications de l’Académie royale des sciences de Paris (1666-1793). Turnhout: Brepols, 2001. Two volumes (I. Description bibliographique — II. Etude statistique, index généraux).
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American women in technology: an encyclopedia. Linda Zierdt-Warshaw, Alan Winkler, and Leonard Bernstein. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2000.
Burns, William E. The scientific revolution: an encyclopedia. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2001.
Chronology of science: from Stonehenge to the Human Genome Project. Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio, 2002. Lisa Rosner, editor.
Haines, Catharine M.C., and Helen M. Stevens. International women in science: a biographical dictionary to 1950. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2001.
The history of science and religion in the western tradition: an encyclopedia. Gary B. Ferngren, general editor, Edward J. Larson, Darrel W. Amundsen, co-editors, Anne-Marie E. Nakhla, assistant editor. New York: Garland Pub., 2000.
Krapp, Kristine M. Notable Black American scientists. Detroit: Gale Research,1999.
Krebs, Robert E., illustrations by Rae Déjur. Scientific laws, principles, and theories: a reference guide. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2001.
Lecourt, Dominique. Dictionnaire d’histoire et de philosophie des sciences. Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1999.
Oakes, Elizabeth H. International encyclopedia of women scientists. New York: Facts on File, 2002.
Science and its times: understanding the social significance of scientific discovery. Neil Schlager, editor, Josh Lauer, associate editor. Detroit: Gale Group, 2000. Seven volumes.
Sterling, Christopher H. and George Shiers. History of telecommunications technology: an annotated bibliography. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2000.
Zimmerman, Robert. The chronological encyclopedia of discoveries in space. Phoenix: Oryx Press, 2000.
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Beck, Raymond W. A chronology of microbiology in historical context. Washington, DC: ASM Press, 2000.
Bibliographia physico-mathematica hispanica, 1475-1900. Victor Navarro Brotóns, et. al. Valencia: Universitat de València-C.S.I.C.: Instituto de Historia de la Ciencia y Documentación “López Piñero”, 2000.
Catalogue of the civil engineering history collection. Compiled by Marjorie Carter. London: Imperial College, Civil Engineering Department, 1991.
Hamel, Jürgen, and Max Caspar. Bibliographia Kepleriana: Verzeichnis der gedruckten Schriften von und über Johannes Kepler: im Auftrag der Kepler-Kommission der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften: Ergänzungsband zur zweiten Auflage. München: Beck, 1998.
Hessenbruch, Arne, editor. Reader’s guide to the history of science. London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2000.
Krebs, Robert E. Scientific laws, principles, and theories: a reference guide. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2001.
Rahman, Abdur, et al.Science and technology in medieval India: a bibliography of source materials in Sanskrit, Arabic, and Persian. New Delhi: Indian National Science Academy, 1982.
Rojas, Paul. Encyclopedia of computers and computer history. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 2001.
Science and technology in 18th-century America. Constance Carter, et. al. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, Science and Technology Division, Reference Section, 1999.
Sebastian, Anton. A dictionary of the history of science. New York: Parthenon Publishing, 2001.
A station favorable to the pursuits of science: primary materials in the history of mathematics at the United States Military Academy. Joe Albree, et. al. Providence: American Mathematical Society, 2000.
Stoffel, Jean-François, Stanley L. Jaki. Pierre Duhem et ses doctorands: bibliographie de la littérature primaire et secondaire. Louvain-la-Neuve : Centre Interfacultaire d’Étude en Histoire des Sciences, 1996.
Stoffel, Jean-François. Bibliographie d’Alexandre Koyré. Firenze: L. S. Olschki, 2000.
Stoffel, Jean-François. L’histoire des sciences et des techniques, la philosophie des sciences dans la “Recherche”, “Pour la science”, “Revue d’histoire des sciences”, “Revue des questions scientifiques”: 1937-1990: bibliographie. Bruxelles: Facultés universitaires Saint-Louis, Centre d’histoire contemporaine, 1991.
Tselos, George D. and Colleen Wickey. A guide to archives and manuscript collections in the history of chemistry and chemical technology. Philadelphia: Center for History of Chemistry, 1987.
Turner, Gerald L’Estrange and D. J. Bryden. A classified bibliography on the history of scientific instruments. London: International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science, Scientific Instrument Commission, 1997.
Simcock, A.V. A supplement to a classified bibliography on the history of scientific instruments. Oxford: Scientific Instrument Commission of the International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science; Museum of the History of Science,
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Index to scientific names of organisms cited in the Linnaean dissertations: together with a synoptic bibliography of the dissertations and a concordance for selected editions. Edited by Roger W. Kiger, Charlotte A. Tancin, and Gavin D. R. Bridson. Pittsburgh: Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 1999.
Dauben, Joseph Warren and Albert C. Lewis. The history of mathematics from antiquity to the present: a selective annotated bibliography. Providence: American Mathematical Society, 2000. Revised edition on CD-ROM.
Sciences of the earth: an encyclopedia of events, people, and phenomena. Edited by George A. Good. New York: Garland Publishing, 1998.
Atkins, Stephen E. Historical encyclopedia of atomic energy. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2000.
Warren, Wini. Black women scientists in the United States. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999.
Die grossen Physiker. Two volumes. Edited by Karl von Meyenn. Munich: Beck, 1997.
The biographical dictionary of women in science: pioneering lives from ancient times to the mid-20th century. Two volumes. Edited by Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie and Joy Harvey. New York: Routledge, 2000.
History of telecommunications technology: an annotated bibliography. Christopher Sterling and George Shiers. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2000.
Sarjeant, William Antony S. Geologists and the history of geology: an international bibliography from the origins to 1978. Supplement 2, 1985-1993. Additions. Malabar, Fla.: Krieger Pub. Co., 1996. 3 vols.
The history of science and religion in the western tradition: an encyclopedia. Gary B. Ferngren, general editor; Edward J. Larson, Darrel W. Amundsen, co-editors; Anne-Marie E. Nakhla, assistant editor. New York: Garland Pub., 2000.
Encyclopedia of the scientific revolution: from Copernicus to Newton. Edited by Wilbur Applebaum. New York: Garland Pub., 2000.
The history of science in the United States: an encyclopedia. Edited by Marc Rothenberg. New York: Garland, 2000.
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Abattouy, Mohamed. The history of Arabic sciences: a selected bibliography. Berlin: Max-Planck-Institute feur Wissenschaftsgeschichte, 1996.
Amrine, Frederick. Goethe in the history of science. New York: P. Lang, 1996.
Bailey, Martha J. American women in science: 1950 to the present: a biographical dictionary. Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 1998.
Biographical encyclopedia of scientists. Edited by Richard Olson, associate editor, Roger Smith. New York: Marshall Cavendish, 1998. 5 volumes.
Carlisle, Rodney P. The relationship of science and technology: a bibliographic guide. Washington D.C.: Joint publication of the Navy Laboratory/Center Coordinating Group and Naval Historical Center, Dept. of the Navy, 1997.
Creese, Mary R. S. Ladies in the laboratory?: American and British women in science, 1800-1900: a survey of their contributions to research. With contributions by Thomas M. Creese. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1998.
A guide to experimental particle physics literature, 1991-1996. V.V. Ezhela et.al. Berkeley: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1996.
Hayward, James L. Creation/Evolution Controversy: An Annotated Bibliography. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1998.
Howsam, Leslie. Scientists since 1660: a bibliography of biographies. Aldershot: Ashgate, 1997.
Notable Women in Mathematics: A Biographical Dictionary. Edited by Charlene Morrow and Teri Perl. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1998.
Smith, Roger. Biographies of scientists: an annotated bibliography. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1998.
Smith, Roger. Popular physics and astronomy: an annotated bibliography. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 1996.
Supplement to the Guide to the archival collections in the Niels Bohr Library at the American Institute of Physics. College Park: American Institute of Physics,
Who’s who in theology and science: an international biographical and bibliographical guide to individuals and organizations interested in the interaction of theology and science. Compiled and edited by the John Templeton Foundation. New York: Continuum, 1996.
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Lee, J. A. N. Computer pioneers. Los Alamitos: IEEE Computer Society Press, 1995.
Women in the biological sciences: a biobibliographic sourcebook. edited by Louise S. Grinstein, Carol A. Biermann and Rose K. Rose. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1997.
Notable twentieth-century scientists. Edited by Emily J. McMurray, Jane Kelly Kosek and Roger M. Valade III. Detroit: Gale Research, 1995. Four volumes.
Nebeker, Frederik. Astronomy and the geophysical tradition in the United States in the nineteenth century: a guide to the manuscript sources in the Library of the vanity American Philosophical Society. Philadelphia: The Society, 1991.
Instruments of science: an historical encyclopedia. Edited by Robert Bud and Deborah Jean Warner. New York: Garland, in association with Science Museum, London, and National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, 1998.
Hetherington, Barry. A chronicle of pre-telescopic astronomy. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1996.
Roberts, Verne L. and Ivy Trent. Bibliotheca mechanica. New York City: J.A. Hill, 1991.
Isis cumulative bibliography 1986-1995: a bibliography of the history of science formed from the annual Isis current bibliographies. Edited by John Neu. Canton: Published for the History of Science Society by Science History Publications, 1997. Four volumes.
Oort, Jan Hendrik. The letters and papers of Jan Hendrik Oort: as archived in the University Library, Leiden. Compiled by J.K. Katgert-Merkelijn. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997.
A directory of history of medicine collections. Compiled by Elizabeth Tunis. Seventh edition. Bethesda: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, History of Medicine Division, National Library of Medicine, 1997.
Gippert, Jost. Index Galenicus: Wortformenindex zu den Schriften Galens. Dettelbach: J.H. Roll, 1997. Two volumes.
Medical discoveries. Volume 1, A-C : medical breakthroughs and the people who developed them. Volume 2, D-L. Volume 3, M-Z. Edited by Bridget Travers big and Fran Locher Freiman. Detroit: UXL, 1997.
Morton, Leslie T. and Robert J. Moore. A chronology of medicine and related sciences. Aldershot: Scolar Press, 1997.
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Summers, Anne. How to find source materials: British Library collections on the history and culture of science, technology and medicine. London: The British Library, Science Reference and Information Service, 1996.
Rare books and special collections in the Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Ellen B. Wells and Leslie K. Overstreet. Washington, D.C.: The Libraries, c1995.
Harper, Peter. Guide to the manuscript papers of British scientists catalogued by the Contemporary Scientific Archives Centre and the National Cataloguing Unit for the Archives of Contemporary Scientists 1973-1993. Bath : NCUACS, 1993.
Bibliography on the history of chemistry and chemical technology, 17th to the 19th century. Edited by Valentin Wehefritz; with the assistance of Zoltan Kovats. Munchen: K.G. Saur, 1994. Three volumes.
Beretta, Marco. Bibliotheca lavoisieriana: the catalogue of the library of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier. Firenze: L.S. Olschki, 1995.
Hahn, Roger. The new calendar of the correspondence of Pierre Simon LaPlace. Berkeley: Office for History of Science and Technology, University of California at Berkeley, 1994.
History of astronomy: an encyclopedia. Edited by John Lankford. New York: Garland Pub., 1997.
Encyclopaedia of the history of science, technology, and medicine in non-western cultures. Edited by Helaine Selin. Boston: Kluwer Academic, 1997.
The Cambridge dictionary of scientists. David Millar and others. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996
Distinguished African American scientists of the 20th century. James H. Kessler and others. Phoenix: Oryx Press, 1996.
Women and science: an annotated bibliography. Marilyn Bailey Ogilvie with Kerry Lynne Meek. New York: Garland, 1996.
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Biographical dictionary of the history of technology. Edited by Ian McNeil and Lance Day. London: Routledge, 1996.
Cortada, James W. A bibliographic guide to the history of computer applications, 1950-1990. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996.
Cortada, James W. Second bibliographic guide to the history of computing, computers, and the information processing industry. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996.
Elliott, Clark A. History of science in the United States: a chronology and research guide. New York: Garland, 1996.
Encyclopedia of the history of Arabic science. Edited by Roshdi Rashed in collaboration with Regis Morelon. Three volumes. London: Routledge, 1996.
Jayawardene, S. A. The scientific revolution: an annotated bibliography. New York: Garland, 1996.
Kantha, Sachi Sri. An Einstein dictionary. Westport: Greenwood, 1996.
Moore, Keith. A guide to the archives and manuscripts of the Royal Society. London: Royal Society, 1995.
Notable women in the life sciences: a biographical dictionary. Edited by Benjamin F. Shearer and Barbara S. Shearer. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1996.
Particle physics: one hundred years of discoveries: an carolina annotated chronological bibliography. V.V. Ezhela, et al. Woodbury: American Institute of Physics, 1996.