Reference Reviews Europe Annual – Help Wanted

WESS Newsletter

Fall 2015, Vol. 39, No. 1

Able-minded colleagues to help produce Reference Reviews Europe Annual, volume 19/20 (2013/14). This issue will appear in June 2016.
The work: translating German-language academic book reviews and summarizing the reviews in ca. 3-4 paragraphs.
Skills needed: good knowledge of German academic or literary prose. Familiarity with reference works as a genre will be most helpful.
Write or call: Gordon Anderson (; 612-625-8161.
Call for Editors: I need help with the many details of producing this issue: selection of reviews, organization and layout, editing, proofreading, for example.
Also wanted: colleagues to write original reviews of European reference works. Contact Rebecca Malek-Wiley ( for details.
Compensation: the joy of a demanding job well done; a party at ALA annual.
See for online editions of volumes 1-18. Or write to me for print issues of volumes 13-18.


Gordon Anderson
Editor, Reference Reviews Europe and
European Studies Librarian
University of Minnesota