David H. Wolllman(Geneva College) is the author of PORTRAITS IN
STEEL:AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF JONES ANDLAUGHLIN STEEL
CORPORATION, published by Kent State University Press.
Donald G. Davis, Jr. hasbeen involved in research on the history of the
Society for Promoting of Christian Knowledge, doing a presentationat the University
of Texason "Religion and Empire:The SPCK at 300."Recent publications include
"Arthur E.Bostwick and Chinese Library Development:A Chapter in International
Cooperation," inLIBRARIES ANDCULTURE, Vol. 33 (1998), pp. 389-406 (with
Priscilla C. Yu);reports on "Books, Libraries,Reading, and Publishing in the Cold
War," inFOCUS ON INTERNATIONAL AND COMPARATIVE
LIBRARIANSHIP, INTERNATIONAL LEADS, andLIBRARY HISTORY
ROUNDTABLE NEWSLETTER; a report on"Aspirations in Amsterdam...the 1998
IFLA service," inLIBRARIANS' CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP NEWSLETTER, and
"Library History in Amsterdam...the 1998 Program,"in:LIBRARY HISTORY
NEWSLETTER. He is editing the second supplement to theDICTIONARY OF
AMERICAN LIBRARY BIOGRAPHY, an updating ofthe CHRONOLOGY OF
PRINTING, and the second volume of Elizabeth Stone's AMERICANLIBRARY
DEVELOPMENT. He is also on the planning committee for Library History Seminar
X, being held in Washington DC in October 2000 inconjunction with the bicentennial
of the Library of Congress.
Paul E. Michelson (Huntington College) is the authorof one of seven major
country articles (on Romanian history) appearingin Richard Frucht, ed.,
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF EASTEUROPE, New York:Garland, 2000, pp. 667-690.
He also contributed biographical articles onIon C. Bratianu, King Carol I, Petre P.
Carp, LascarCatargiu, Ion Ghica, and Nae Ionescu. He also published articles on
"Orthodoxy and the Futureof Post-Communist Romania," XENOPOLIANA, Vol. 8
(2000), and "History as aCivic Option," ROMANIAN CIVILIZATION, Vol. 9
Your attention is called to the MENNONITE HISTORICAL
LIBRARY, located at Goshen College, Goshen IN. The collection has some
55,000 volumes documenting Reformationand Anabaptist historyas well as the
history of Mennonite andrelated groups throughout the world. The library also has
extensive holding related to genealogical studies. For further information, writeto