Guide to the Literature of the Life sciences (manuscript)

Guide to the Literature of the Life sciences (manuscript)

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: University of Georgia. -- Faculty
Title: Guide to the Literature of the Life sciences (manuscript)
Dates: 1960-1979
Quantity: 1.25 Linear feet 2 document boxes, 1 half box
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).

Scope and Content Note

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.

Index Terms

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

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Guide to the Literature of the Life Sciences manuscript, ms2011, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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
21Preface - 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
31Chapters I-IV - 1st Rough Draft
2Chapters V-X - 1st Rough Draft
3Printed Version