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APPENDIX 5

JEAN PRIMROSE WHYTE: A BIBLIOGRAPHY

Note: I have not listed Jean’s published poetry except those poems which are quoted in the text.

 

PUBLICATIONS

1941

‘Editorial’. Chronicles of St Peter’s Girls 54, 1941, 5.

‘The greater things’. Chronicles of St Peter’s Girls 54, 1941, 23–24.

‘Old Scholars’ Association Essay’. Chronicles of St Peter’s Girls 54, 1941, 43.

1949

‘Presidential message’. Australian Institute of Librarians. South Australian Branch. Quarterly Bulletin 10, Winter 1949.

1953

‘You want first prize in the flower show?’ Australian Library Journal 2 (4) 1953, 126.

1956

‘In-service training or library schools’. Australian Library Journal 5 (1) 1956, 1–5.

Review of Books: libraries: librarians: contributions to library literature. Selected by John David Marshall, Wayne Shirley, and Louis Shores, edited by John David Marshall. Australian Library Journal 5 (2) 1956, 87.

‘Doubts at midnight’. Foggy Dew 1 (1) 1956.

‘Qualifications necessary for joining the staff of the Public Library of S.A.’. Foggy Dew 1 (7) 1956.

1957

[Whyte, Jean?] ‘Know your department – Staff Training Officer’. Foggy Dew 2 (3) 1957, 8.

‘A word from Callimachus’. Australian Library Journal 6 (3) 1957, 95–100.

Review of Information indexing and subject cataloging, alphabetical: classified, coordinate: mechanical by John Metcalfe. Australian Library Journal 6 (4) 1957, 186–188.

‘How far in seventeen years?’. Foggy Dew 2 (4) 1957, 1–2.

1959

Editorship of Australian Library Journal including authorship of unsigned editorial contributions from 8 (1) 1959 to 19 (11) 1970.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 8 (1) 1959, 1–2.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 8 (2) 1959, 57.

[Whyte, Jean?]. ‘The Fisher Library, University of Sydney’. Australian Library Journal 8 (2) 1959, 62–64.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 8 (3) 1959, 113.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 8 (4) 1959, 169.

‘The Recruitment of librarians’. In Proceedings of the 10th Conference. [Sydney?]: [Library Association of Australia], [1959?].

1960

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 9 (1) 1960, 1.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 9 (2) 1960, 55.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 9 (3) 1960, 109.

Review of Union list of higher degree theses in Australian University Libraries by Mary J. Marshall. Australian Library Journal 9 (3) 1960, 150.

Review of Library Research in Progress, Nos. 1, 2, October 1959, January, 1960. Australian Library Journal 9 (3) 1960, 150–151.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 9 (4) 1960, 163–164.

1961

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 10 (1) 1961, 1–2.

‘Editorial’. Australian Library Journal 10 (3) 1961, 109.

1962

‘The librarian’s task, 1962: an editorial’. Australian Library Journal 11 (2) 1962, 55–60.

Review of India’s National Library by B.S. Kesavan. Australian Library Journal 11 (2) 1962, 105–106.

‘Wing books held in Australian libraries: Supplement No. 1’. Australian Library Journal 11 (3) 1962, 153–162.

‘New houses: an editorial’. Australian Library Journal 11 (4) 1962, 163.

Review of Canadian index to periodicals and documentary films: an author and subject index. January 1948 – December 1959 edited by Margaret E. Wodehouse and Ruth Mulholland. Australian Library Journal 11 (4) 1962, 212–213.

1963

‘A sense of proportion: Sir Frank Francis comments on the Australian library scene’. Australian Library Journal 12 (1) 1963, 1–2.

‘Education for Librarianship Abroad: Australia’. Library Trends 12 (2) 1963, 295–305.

‘The Australian Library Journal in 1963: an editorial’. Australian Library Journal 12 (4) 1963, 163–164.

1964

‘After the conference: an editorial’. Australian Library Journal 13 (1) 1964, 1–2.

‘Namoi Regional Library bans “The thin red line”’. Australian Library Journal 13 (1) 1964, 17.

‘A policy for the Library Association of Australia? An editorial’. Australian Library Journal 13 (2) 1964, 55–57.

Review of Australian little magazines, 1923–1954: their role in formation and reflecting literary trends by John Tregenza. Australian Library Journal 13 (2) 1964, 85–90.

Review of Index of Australian and New Zealand poetry by Eleanora Isabel Cuthbert. Australian Library Journal 13 (2) 1964, 86–87.

‘The importance of the edition: an editorial’. Australian Library Journal 13 (3) 1964, 109–110.

[Introduction to] ‘Correspondence’. Australian Library Journal 13 (3) 1964, 129.

MJWL [Jean Whyte and Margaret Lundie]. ‘The journal of Abel Jansz Tasman 1642’. Australian Library Journal 13 (4) 1964, 177.

‘The Library’s role in helping the undergraduate’. In The University of Sydney, Office of Advisory Services, Notes on University Education, Bulletin No. 6, Teaching and Learning in the Faculty of Science, December 1964, 45–48.

1965

‘Heard in a corridor’. Australian Library Journal 14 (1) 1965, 23.

‘Copyright Law in Australia’. Vestes 8 (1) 1965, 3–9.

‘The thirteenth Biennial Conference, Canberra. 1965’. Australian Library Journal 14 (3) 1965, 109–110.

‘Changes in the Australian Library Journal, 1966’. Australian Library Journal 14 (4) 1965, 215.

1966

‘National book resources: an editorial’. Australian Library Journal 15 (1) 1966, 1–6.

‘Are we failing our public?’. Australian Library Journal 15 (1) 1966, 19.

‘A question of space’. Australian Library Journal 15 (5) 1966, 183.

Hine, Janet D., Jean P. Whyte and Jean M. Murray. The Australian Library Journal Index. Volumes 1–14 1951–1965. Sydney [New South Wales]: Library Association of Australia, 1966.

1967

‘The Queensland Conference: editorial’. Australian Library Journal 16 (5) 1967, 187.

‘A man’s world: the library profession and library education in Australia’. Library Journal 92 (20) 1967, 4120–4122.

1968

‘Editorial Committee’. Australian Library Journal 17 (1) 1968, [i].

‘The Australian Library Journal in 1968’. Australian Library Journal 17 (1) 1968, 1–2.

‘Editor goes to America’. Australian Library Journal 17 (7) 1968, 234.

‘The National Library’. Australian Library Journal 17 (8) 1968, 257–258.

1969

‘Editor returns from North America’. Australian Library Journal 18 (3) 1969, 84.

‘The Adelaide Conference’. Australian Library Journal 18 (9) 1969, 263–264.

Reference books on English literature. Sydney: University of Sydney, 1969.

1970

‘David Barry Scott’. Australian Library Journal 19 (1) 1970, 21.

‘An editor signs off’. Australian Library Journal 19 (11) 1970, 470.

Review of Interlibrary loan involving academic libraries by Sarah K. Thomson. Australian Library Journal 19 (11) 1970, 445–446.

Review of National Library of Australia, Acquisitions Newsletter, No 1 and Short title catalogue of books printed in the British Isles, the British Colonies and the United States of America and of English books printed elsewhere, 1701–1800. Australian Library Journal 19 (11) 1970, 446–447.

‘Trends abroad: Australia’. Library Trends 19 (1) 1970, 122–130 [also cited as ‘Intellectual freedom: trends abroad: Australia’].

1971

‘John Metcalfe and the Library Association of Australia’. Australian Library Journal 20 (4) 1971, 5–13.

Review of Libraries in France by J. Ferguson. Australian Library Journal 20 (6) 1971, 47.

Review of Library issues: the sixties edited by E. Moon and K. Nyren. Australian Library Journal 20 (7) 1971, 40–41.

‘Professionalism defined’. Australian Library Journal 20 (10) 1971, 35–36.

‘The Library Association of Australia: structure, nature, role’. In Proceedings of the 15th Biennial Conference. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, 1971, 382–386.

1972

‘Library euphemisms’. Australian Library Journal 21 (1) 1972, 34.

‘Obituaries’ [George Pitt.] Australian Library Journal 21 (4) 1972, 176–177.

‘Twenty-one years of the Australian Library Journal: Jean Whyte’. Australian Library Journal 21 (6) 1972, 234–236.

Review of Heritage of the graphic arts edited by C.B. Grannis. Australian Library Journal 21 (10) 1972, 448–449.

‘Who uses a university library, why and to what effect?’. In Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Conference. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, Conference Committee, 1972, 527–537. Also in Eric J. Wainwright. Readings in Australian librarianship II: Australian library surveys: a selection of readings from the publications of the Library Association of Australia. Surry Hills, NSW: Library Association of Australia, 1979, 1–11.

[Whyte, Jean, ed.]. Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Conference held in Sydney, August 1971. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, Conference Committee, 1972.

1973

‘Professor of English’. Australian Library Journal 22 (2) 1973, 35.

Review of International cooperation in Orientalist librarianship edited by E. Bishop and J.M. Waller. Australian Library Journal 22 (4) 1973, 165–166.

‘And now the videotape’. Australian Library Journal 22 (10) 1973, 400.

1974

‘The Accreditation of Courses in Librarianship’. In Proceedings of the 17th Biennial Conference. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, 1974, 593–608.

[Whyte, Jean, ed.] Librarianship in Australia. 2nd ed. Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1974.

‘The Curriculum in Australian Library Schools’. In Edward A. Parr and Eric J. Wainwright, eds. Curriculum Design in Librarianship: Proceedings of the Colloquium on Education for Librarianship. Perth: WAIT Aid Inc., 1974, 123–138.

1975

Review of Library Association of Australia. Proceedings [of the] 18th Biennial Conference., Melbourne, August 1975. Melbourne: Conference Committee, 1976. Australian Academic and Research Libraries 8 (1) 1975, 51–55.

1976

‘In the mainstream: the Graduate School of Librarianship at Monash University’. Australian Library Journal 25 (2) 1976, 51–58.

Review of Guide to the research collections of the New York Public Library compiled by S.P. Williams. Australian Library Journal 25 (14) 1976, 352.

‘Silver or lead: the Australian Library Journal after 25 years’. Australian Library Journal 25 (16) 1976, 398–399.

‘Issues in Australian librarianship’. In Boyd W. Rayward, ed. The variety of librarianship: essays in honour of John Wallace Metcalfe. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, 1976, 190–217.

1977

‘New service for Wombat Beach’. Australian Library Journal 26 (1) 1977, 9.

‘Glare-free history’. Australian Library Journal 26 (2) 1977, 43.

‘Head not heart: why I am against Library Workers Against Uranium Mining’. Australian Library Journal 26 (19), 1977, 326–328.

‘Direct service to readers’. In Harrison Bryan and Gordon Greenward, eds. Design for diversity. St Lucia, Queensland: University of Queensland, 1977, 271–312.

1978

‘No gold stars’. Australian Library Journal 27 (2) 1978, 19.

‘Higher degrees in librarianship’. Australian Library Journal 27 (3) 1978, 39–42.

‘Introduction’. In Reflections on the future of research libraries: two essays, by Herman H. Fussler and Harrison Bryan. [Clayton, Victoria]: Graduate School of Librarianship, Monash University, 1978.

1979

‘Touching condition’. Australian Library Journal 28 (1) 1979, 3.

[Obituary for Arthur Brown]. Australian Library Journal 28 (15) 1979, 288.

Review of Australian and New Zealand library resources, by Robert B. Downs. London: Mansell; Melbourne: D.W. Thorpe, 1979. Australian Academic and Research Libraries 12 (1) 1979, 62.

1980

Review of Outlines of modern librarianship by James G. Ollé. Australian Library Journal 29 (1) 1980, 41.

1981

‘Australia’. In Miles M. Jackson, ed. International handbook of contemporary developments in librarianship. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood, 1981, 325–347 [also cited as ‘Contemporary development in librarianship in Australia’].

‘Random remarks from a long-time librarian, short-time teacher of librarians’. In Library education under siege: proceedings of a seminar. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, 1981, 57–61.

‘Walter Stone: Obituary’. Incite 2 (17) 1981, 7.

1982

‘Professional discourse among university librarians in Australia 1926–1937’. In M. Burns and C. Palmer, eds. Innovation no stranger: essays in Australian librarianship in honour of Ira Raymond. Adelaide: Investigator Press for the Barr Smith Library, 1982, 69–82.

Review of Library Literature II – The best of 1980 edited by William Katz. The Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, New Jersey, 1981. Information Processing & Management 18 (6) 1982, 323.

1983

Review of Australian libraries. 3rd edition. Edited by Peter Biskup and Doreen M. Goodman. Australian Library Journal 32 (2) 1983, 61–62.

‘Introduction’. In Richard A. Stayner and Valerie E. Richardson. The cost-effectiveness of alternative library storage programmes. Clayton, Victoria: Graduate School of Librarianship, Monash University, 1983, iii–iv.

1984

‘Librarians and scholars’. In Australian academic libraries in the seventies: essays in honour of Dietrich Borchardt, edited by Harrison Bryan and John Horacek. St Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1984, 243–262.

Review of Neil A. Radford and John Fletcher. ‘In establishing and maintaining a Library.’ Two essays on the University of Sydney Library. Sydney: University of Sydney Library, 1984. Australian Academic and Research Libraries 3 (3) 1984, 175–176.

1985

‘Making history’. In Elizabeth Morrison and Michael Talbot, eds. Books, libraries and readers in Colonial Australia. Clayton: Graduate School of Librarianship, Monash University, 1985, 135–140.

‘Control and diversity: a short history of course recognition in Australia’. Education for Librarianship. 2 Summer 1985, 5–25.

‘From ALA to LAA – the Australian Institute of Librarians’. In P. Biskup and M. Rochester, eds. Australian Library History: papers from the Second forum on Library History, Canberra, 19–20 July 1985. Canberra: Canberra CAE, 1985, 122–133.

1986

‘Some thoughts on the Australian Library Journal’. Australian Library Journal 35 (4) 1986, 185–186.

1987

‘“To unite persons engaged in library work”: the Australian Institute of Librarians’. Australian Library Journal 36 (4) 1987, 193–207.

Margaret Isaacs, Linda Emmett and Jean Whyte. Australian literature in tertiary libraries: project report. Canberra: Committee to Review Australian Studies in Tertiary Education, 1987.

‘Australian content in tertiary libraries’. The Australian Author, 19 (3) 1987, 7–11.

1988

Review of Readings in Canadian library history edited by Peter F. McNally. Australian Library Journal 37 (1) 1988, 72–73.

[Entries in] Harrison Bryan, ed. ALIAS. Australia’s library, information and archives services – an encyclopaedia of practice and practitioners. 3 vols. Canberra: ALIA, 1988–1991:

–  Australian Institute of Librarians (AIL), I, 73–76.

–  Australian Library Association (ALA), I, 79–80.

–  Bryan, Harrison (1923–[2009]), I, 125–126.

–  Horton, Warren Michael (1938–[2003]), II, 32.

–  Library Association of Australia (LAA), II, 80–83.

–  Metcalf, Keyes Dewitt (1889–1983), II, 124–125.

–  Paltridge, Cynthia (1922–), II, 174.

–  Pitt, George Henry (1891–1972), II, 186–187.

–  Purnell, Herbert Rutherford (1883–1944), II, 210–211.

–  Ramsay, Margery Campbell (1923–[1998]), III, 6.

–  Scott, Leigh (1888–1963), III, 35–36.

–  Stone, Walter (1910–81), III, 81.

–  Wood, Malvina Evalyn (1893–1976), III, 154.

‘Fifth ceremony: Professor Jean Whyte: For the record’ [Commemoration Address. University of Adelaide]. Lumen: the University of Adelaide News Magazine 17 (6) 1988, 8.

‘Harrison Bryan and the making of Australian library history’. In An enthusiasm for libraries: essays in honour of Harrison Bryan, edited by Jean P. Whyte and Neil A. Radford. Melbourne: Ancora, 1988, 35–56.

Isaacs, Margaret, Linda Emmett and Jean P. Whyte. Libraries and Australian literature: a report on the representation of Australian creative writing in Australian libraries. Melbourne, Ancora, 1988.

Review of The Book in Australia: Essays towards a cultural and social history. Edited by D.H. Borchardt and W. Kirsop. Australian Reference Publications in association with Centre for Bibliographical and Textural (sic) Studies Monash University 1988 (Historical Bibliography Monograph 16). Australian Academic and Research Libraries 21 (2) 1988, 131–132.

‘Waltzing with Matilda – Australian libraries 1788–1988’. In Janet Robinson, ed. Proceedings of the 25th LAA Conference Sydney 1988. Sydney: Library Association of Australia, 1988, 75–88.

Whyte, Jean and Neil A. Radford, eds. An enthusiasm for libraries: essays in honour of Harrison Bryan. Melbourne: Ancora, 1988.

1991

Upward, Frank and Jean P. Whyte, eds. Peopling a profession: papers from the Fourth Forum on Australian Library History Monash University 25 and 26 September 1989. Melbourne: Ancora, 1991.

1993

‘Tending the sacred flame: John Metcalfe’s contribution to professional librarianship in Australia’. In W. Boyd Rayward, ed. Libraries and life in a changing world: the Metcalfe years, 1920–1970: papers from Australian Library History Forum V at the University of New South Wales, 6–7th November, 1992. Sydney: School of Information, Library and Archive Studies, University of New South Wales, 1993, 30–46.

1996

‘From papyrus scrolls to the Internet’. Savant, June 1996, 15–16.

1997

Whyte, Jean and Neil Radford. ‘Obituaries. Librarian built up uni collection’ [Andrew Osborn.] The Australian, May 7th, 1997, 14.

‘John Bray and the Libraries Board of South Australia’. In Wilfrid Prest, ed. A portrait of John Bray: law, letters, life. Adelaide: Wakefield, 1997, 115–127.

1998

‘Mitchell, Roma Flinders’. In Graeme Davison, John Hirst and Stuart Macintyre, eds. Oxford companion to Australian history. Melbourne: Oxford University, 1998, 432–433.

2000

The poems of Callimachus. [Melbourne]: Ancora, 2000.

2007

Whyte, Jean and David J. Jones. Uniting a profession: the Australian Institute of Librarians 1937–1949. Kingston, ACT: Australian Library and Information Association, 2007.

CORRESPONDENCE

Jean Whyte to:

•  Acutt, S. October 28th, 1981, and October 6th 1982. MON 1059: 2000/68.46.

•  Alley, Geoffrey. October 16, 1981. MON 1059: 2000/68.5.

•  Asheim, Lester. August 9th, 1956 and January 3rd, 1975. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Asheim, Lester. September 12th, 1975. MON 1059: 2000/68.6.

•  [Bald], Jane. September 6th, 1976. MON 1059: 2000/68.42.

•  Bradley, D. September 10th, 1981. MON 1059: 2000/68.42.

•  Brown, Cecily. August 12th, 1976. MON 1059: 2000/68.42.

•  Butchart, J.D. December 17th, 1974. MON: SLO 72330.

•  Cathie, Ian. May 5th, 1988. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Datar, C. January 14th, 1976. MON 1059: 2000/68.47.

•  Dean, Graduate Library School University of Chicago, Illinois. June 18th, 1952. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Decker, Lindy. July 25th, 1975. MON 1059: 2000/68.37.

•  Eddowes, D. December 12th, 1972. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Editor, Canberra Times. January 10th, 1975.

•  Enderby, K. June 15th, 1973. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Fleming, Alan. 1973–1974. NLA: MS 9862

•  Foley, Karen. November 14th, 1972. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Knaus, E.L. August 2nd, 1973. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Manton, G.R. 24th July, 1974. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Manton, G.R. October 10th, 1974. MON: SLO 72330.

•  Manton, G.R. [1977?]. MON 1059: 2000/68.13.

•  Osborn, Andrew. Correspondence, 1958–1993. SU: Acc 1542. M 465.

•  Overy, Malvina. August 14th, 1973. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Pargetter, R.J. January 3rd, 1995. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Pitt, G. H. Correspondence, 1948–1972. SLSA: PRG 1335.

•  Ramsay, Margery. September 17th, 1973. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Ramsden, M.J. November 5th, 1974. NLA: MS 9616.

•  Secretary, American Association of University Women, 1952. NLA: MS 9616.

CURRICULA VITAE

Curriculum vitae, 1958. NLA: MS 9616.

Position application and curriculum vitae, 1959. NLA: MS 9616.

Curriculum vitae, [1962?] NLA: MS 9616.

Curriculum vitae, [1964?]. NLA: MS 9616.

Curriculum vitae, [1972?]. NLA: MS 9616.

Curriculum vitae, 1974. NLA: MS 9616.

UNPUBLISHED WORKS

1954–1959

‘A proposal for a Master’s Thesis. 1954’. NLA: MS 9616.

‘Second Report to American Association of University Women’, 1954. NLA: MS 9616.

‘Education for librarianship in the United States and in Australia: a comparison: a dissertation submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate Library School in candidacy for the degree of Master of Arts’. Chicago, Illinois: August, 1956. NLA: MS 9616.

1960–1969

‘The Availability of Scientific Information in Australia: working paper presented to the Conference of Directors of Scientific Information Centres in the Asian-Pacific Region, June 10–14, 1963, Hong Kong’. NLA: MS 9616.

1970–1979

‘A report on the administration of public libraries in South Australia. Jean P. Whyte’. Sent to D. Dunstan, Premier, SA, 9.5.1974. NLA: MS 9616.

[Memorandum], January 7th, 1974. NLA: MS 9616.

‘Preliminary notes on the School of Librarianship at Monash University’, [1975]. NLA: MS 9616.

1980–1989

Whyte, Jean and L.J. Sussex. ‘A statistical study of the unique monographic holdings of research libraries in Australia’. (Monash University Special Research Grant). [1982]. MON 1059: 2000/68.27.

[Notes for a speech prepared for a celebration of the conferring of the award of Order of Australia for Harrison Bryan], [1984]. NLA: MS 9616.

Personal notes, [1987?]. NLA: MS 9616.

Retirement reminiscences. 1988. NLA: MS 9616.

1990–

‘The T.H. Woodrow Award’, 1990. NLA: MS 9616.

‘The library in the twentieth century’ [Address to Alumni Seminar, Monash University, 27 July 1991].

‘Some reminiscences of Geoffrey Alley, the University of Western Ontario and Upper Hutt (sent to Jock McEldowney, in the hope that these will be useful)’. Held by J. McEldowney, Dunedin, New Zealand.

‘Graduation address Monash University, 1996. For Faculty of Arts Graduands 15/5/96’. NLA: MS 9616.

Book Design Awards, 1970–1: Judges’ report. Australian Book Publishers Association. NLA: MS 9616.

‘Towards a history of the Australian Institute of Librarians’. Held by David J. Jones, Sydney.

Jean Primrose Whyte

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