By Donald G. Davis
This moment complement to DALB, the Dictionary of yankee Library Biography (1978), provides seventy seven amazing, deceased individuals of the library and archival groups to the 302 entries frequently quantity and the fifty one entries within the first complement (1990). the second one complement comprises basically these figures who died among 1987 and the top of the 12 months 2000, notwithstanding a few thirteen entries offer sketches for remarkable individuals whose demise dates are slightly prior and who weren't integrated in past works. one of the entries are a couple of African americans, and approximately one-half of the entries are ladies. a few eighty members from the USA and Canada supplied sketches, many in keeping with unique resource fabric. This complement follows the perform and structure of the sooner volumes, although it permits presidents of the yankee Library organization to compete for inclusion with different nominations.