Guide to the literature of the life sciences (manuscript)

Guide to the literature of the life sciences (manuscript)

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Luchsinger, Arlene E.
Creator: Reid, W. Malcolm, 1910-
Creator: Smith, Roger Cletus, 1888-
Title: Guide to the literature of the life sciences (manuscript)
Dates: 1960s-1970s
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet (2 document boxes, 1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists of the manuscript and correspondence relating to Guide to the Literature of the Life Sciences, written by Malcolm Reid, Roger C. Smith, and Arlene Luchsinger.
Coll. Number: ms2011

Biographical/Historical Note

Emeritus Professor Roger C. Smith was an active member of the Department of Entomology of Kansas State University from 1918 to 1958 where he was considered a world-wide authority in the insect group, the neurospora. His course on "The literature of entomological and zoological literature" inspired many young biologists into becoming productive scientists.

W. Malcolm Reid was introduced to graduate research by Dr. Smith's course in 1935. Prof. Reid taught a popular course entitled "Literature searching and scientific writing to students from 25 departments in the life sciences at the University of Georgia since 1995. His research field is in a branch of parasitology where he has become an authority on coccidiosis control in poultry. He earned the title of Alumni Foundation Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Poultry Science. Dr. Reid has served author and editor of numerous papers and several textbooks in his field.

Arlene E. Luchsinger is the Bibliographer for the Biological Sciences and Head of the Science Collections at the University of Georgia. She holds master's degrees in botany from Kansas State University and librarianship from the University of Michigan. She has had library experience at the University of Michigan, The University of the South (Sewanee, Tenn.), and Georgia State University (Atlanta). She is the co-author of Systematic Botany (McGraw-Hill).


Index Terms

Authors, American--Georgia--Athens--Correspondence.
Bibliographical literature--Georgia--Athens--History--20th century.
Bibliographies.
Botanists--Georgia--Athens--Correspondence.
Correspondence.
Librarians--Georgia--Athens--Correspondence.
Luchsinger, Arlene E. -- Correspondence
Manuscripts for publication.
Reid, W. Malcolm, 1910- -- Correspondence
Smith, Roger Cletus, 1888- -- Correspondence
Smith, Roger Cletus, 1888- -- Guide to the literature of the life sciences
University of Georgia. -- Faculty

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Guide to the Literature of the Life Sciences manuscript, MS 2011. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence, 1978-1979
 
2Preface, Acknowledgements, Table of Contents
 
3Chapter I
 
4Chapter II
 
5Chapter III
 
6Chapter IV
 
7Chapter V
 
8Chapter VI
 
9Chapter VII
 
10Chapter VIII
 
11Chapter IX
 
12Chapter X
 
13Chapter XI
 
BoxFolder
21Preface, etc. Revisions
 
2Chapter I Revisions
 
3Chapter II Revisions
 
4Chapter III Revisions
 
5Chapter IV Revisions
 
6Chapter V Revisions
 
7Chapter VI Revisions
 
8Chapter VII Revisions
 
9Chapter VIII Revisions
 
10Chapter IX Revisions
 
11Chapter X Revisions
 
12Chapter XI Revisions
 
BoxFolder
31Chapters I-IV 1st Rough Draft
 
2Chapters V-X 1st Rough Draft
 
3Printed Version