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History of the 42nd Street Library: Library Publications


This page contains a selected list of historic Library publications offering a place to start exploring departmental reports, staff news, and institutional histories in our collections. If you are researching individuals who may have worked at the 42nd Street Library, these publications are also recommended resources for potential information about the activities of past staff members.

Subject headings are one way to get started with materials on this topic in the Research Catalog. Here are some useful terms to get you started: 

Bulletin & Biblion

Library Histories in Bulletin & Biblion

Since SASB opened its doors in 1911, staff have meticulously documented the history of the institution, the collections, the divisions, and more. This box highlights some notable histories of the Library that have appeared in the Bulletin of the New York Public Library and, its successor, Biblion. 


Staff News & Periodicals

From the Public Relations Office