H. W. Wilson Foundation Research Award: Past Winners

2019

Alice Whiteside and Josh Hockensmith, “Artists’ Books Critical Index”

2018

Kai Alexis Smith, Laurel Bliss, and Ann Roll - “Building Bridges with CSU Art and Performing Arts Librarians”

2017

No award given

2016

Catherine Essinger - She Gods, Gangsters, and Gunslingers: Subversive Images of "The New Woman" in Early Films of Roger Corman

Alexander Watkins - Collecting, Organizing and Teaching with Ephemera of the European Art Biennials

2015

Craig Bunch - Interviews with Texas Artists

2014

Bronwyn L. Dorhofer - A Twilight Mood: The Pictorialist Photography of Nancy Ford Cones (1899-1932)

Jaye Fishel - an online catalogue raisonne for the Nexus Press

2013

Elizabeth Hahn - Bibliography and Historiography of Sicilian Numismatic Literature

D. Vanessa Kam - Will the Last Book Be an Art Book? The Curious Evolution of Art and Architecture Libraries in a Digital Era

2012

Heather Gendron - Studio Archives: Voices of Living Artists, Their Assistants, and Archivists / Phase II: Artists Working in Digital and Video Media

Craig Bunch - Collage and Assemblage in Texas: The Interviews

2011

Robert Craig Bunch - Collage and Assemblage in Texas

Hillary Veeder - Title Histories of the Periodical Literature for Art & Design

2009

Tom McNulty - Art Market Research: A Guide to Methods and Sources (revise and expand 2006 edition)

2008

Michael Young - Santa Casa in Bohemia Sacra: Czech Baroque Copies in the Holy House of Loreto

Ian McDermott - Views of Los Angeles: a Historical and Statistical Analysis of Ed Ruscha's Artist's Books

2007

Dr. Suzanna Simor - Imaging the Creed: Visualizations of the Christian Creed from Charlemagne to Luther

2005

Alfred Willis - American Bungalow Books, 1903-1952

2004

Ruth Wallach - Public Art and City Transportation: Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC

Margaret Culbertson - House-Family Portrait Photographs of the Nineteenth Century

2003

Sarah McCleskey - Staffing Standards and Core Competencies in Academic Art & Architecture Libraries: Case Studies

2002

Roberto C. Ferrari - The Letters of Simeon Solomon

Sara Harrington - Women's Work: The Valorization of Domestic Labor in American World War II Posters

2001

Jonathan Franklin - The Art Auction Catalogue: A Bibliographical Study

Lamia Doumato - Illuminated Manuscripts of the Crusader Era: A Bibliography

2000

Susan Koskinen - Joseph Esherick, Esherick Homsey Dodge & Davis: An Annotated Bibliography

1999

Clare Hills-Nova - Art History Methods: History and Issues

1998

Nina Stephenson - Photography's History in Indonesia

1997

George McKee - Image of France Index

1996

Sheila Klos - Index to American Women Architects, 1945-1995: A Guide to Reproductions

1995

Linda McRae - African Ethnonyms: Index to Art-Producing Peoples of Africa

1994

Jack Robertson - Twentieth-Century Artists on Art: an Index to Writings, Statements, and Interviews by Artists, Architects, and Designers

Kathy Zimon - Douglas Cardinal: A Bibliography of the Literature to 1994

Worldwide Books Award for Publications: Past Winners

2019

Michelle Elligott, René d’Harnoncourt and the Art of Installation, 2018

2018

Judy Dyki and Paul Glassman, eds. - The Handbook of Art and Design Librarianship. London: Facet Publishing, 2017.

2017

Robert Craig Bunch -  The Art of Found Objects: Interviews with Texas Artists. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2016.

2016

Catherine Larkin - "Art Collecting on a Global Scale: Non-European Objects from the William Randolph Hearst Archive." Visual Resources (2014)

2015

D. Vanessa Kam (2014) - "The Tenacious Book, Parts I and II." Art Documentation, 33(1), 2-26.

Honorable Mention: Sally Sims Stokes - "The Studio World Surprised and Distrubed Ruth." Kidding Around: The Child in Film and Media, edited by Alexander N. Howe and Wynn Yarbrough. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014.

2014

Maryly Snow, ed. -  California Society of Printmakers: One Hundred Years, 1913-2013. San Francisco: California Society of Printmakers, 2013.

Honorable Mention: Heather Slania (2013) - "Online Art Ephemera: Web Archiving at the National Museum of Women in the Arts." Art Documentation, 32(1), 112-126.

2013

Lindsay M. King and Russell T. Clement (2012) - "Style and Substance: Fashion in Twenty-First Century Research Libraries." Art Documentation, 31(1), 93-107.

Suzanna B. Simor - "The Credo in Siena: Art, Civic Religion and Politics in Sienese Images of the Christian Creeds." New Studies on Old Masters: Essays in Renaissance Art in Honour of Colin Eisler, edited by John Garton and Diane Wolfthal, 309-327. Toronto: Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2011.

2012

Eric Wolfe - American Art Museum Architecture: Documents and Design

2011

Richard Minsky - The Art of American Book Covers

Honorable Mention: Kristen Regina - special issue of Slavic & East European Information Resources

2010

Jeff Gunderson - "A Combination of Accidents: The San Francisco Art Scene in the 1940.," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: 75 Years of Looking Forward San Francisco, Calif. : San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2009.

2009

Hee-Gwone Yoo, New York Public Library, and Kristen Regina - Visual Resources from Russia and Eastern Europe in the New York Public Library: A Checklist

2008

Joan Benedetti - Art Museum Libraries and Librarianship

Honorable Mention:
Elinor Nacheman - "Unveiled: A directory and guide to 19th century born artists active in Rhode Island, and where to find their work in publicly accessible Rhode Island collections" [self-published]

2007

Martin Aurand - The Spectator and the Topagraphical City

2006

Max Marmor and Alex Ross - Guide to the Literature of Art History, Volume 2

2005

Max Marmor - "From Purgatory to the Primavera: Some Observations on Botticelli and Dante." Artibus et Historiae, no. 48 (XXIV).

2004

Joan Benedetti - Managing the Small Art Museum Library

Sarah McCleskey - Staffing Standards and Core Competencies in Academic Art and Architecture Departmental Libraries: A Preliminary Study

2003

Christel McCanless - Faberge Eggs: a Retrospective Encyclopedia

James Findlay - Big Little Books: The Whitman Publishing Company's Golden Age, 1932-1938

Peter Erickson - Images of White Identity in Othello, and Can We Talk about Race in Hamlet?

2002

Lamia Doumato - "Opening the Door to Paradise: Bishop Theodorus and St. Thomas Imagery in Thirteenth Century Syria" in Al-Masaq." Islam and the Medieval Mediterranean, vol. 12, 2000, pp. 141-71

Elizabeth Broman - "Egyptian Revival Funerary Art in Green-Wood Cemetery." Markers: The Annual Journal of the Association for Gravestone Studies, vol. XVIII, 2001, pp. 30-67

2001

Paula A. Baxter - Encyclopedia of Native American Jewelry: A Guide to History, People, and Terms

Peter Erickson - Early Modern Visual Culture: Representation, Race, and Empire in Renaissance England

Kathy Zimon - Alberta Society of Artists: The First Seventy Years

2000

Lois Swan Jones - Art Information: How to Find It, How to Use It

Jane Devine - 100 Years of Architecture at Notre Dame: A History of the School of Architecture 1898-1998

Margaret Culbertson - Texas Houses Built by the Book: The Use of Published Designs, 1850-1925

1999

James A. Findlay - The WPA: an Exhibition of Works Progess Administration Literature and Art from the Collections of the Bienes Center for the Literary Arts

Laura Graveline - "Library Service to the African American Community." Art Documentation 17 (1998)

Susan A. Lewis - Interior Design Sourcebook: A Guide to Resources on the History and Practice of Interior Design

Helen E. Roberts - Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography: Themes Depicted in Works of Art

Edward H. Teague - Art and Design Resources on the World Wide Web

1998

Jane Block - Belgium: The Golden Decades

Irena Murray and Kathryn Jackson - Sources in Iconography in the Blackader-Lauterman Library of Architecture and Art:  An Annotated Bibliography

Barbara Koerble - Articles in CITE and Texas Architect, 1996-97

1997

Carla Freeman & Barbara Stevenson - Visual Resources Directory: Art Slide and Photograph Collections in the United States and Canada

May Castleberry - Perpetual Mirage: Photographic Narratives of the Desert West

Irena Murray - Moshe Safdie: Buildings & Projects, 1967-1992

1996

[award this year was called ARLIS/NA Individual Membership Publication Award]
Murtha Baca, James Bower, and Eleanor Fink - Union List of Artist Names

Toni Petersen - Art and Architecture Thesaurus and related publications

Jeanne Brown - Architecture and Building: Net Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Worldwide Books Award for Electronic Resources: Past Winners

2019

No award given

2018

No award given

2017

Jennifer Wormser, Elsa Loftis, Sue Maberry, Lauren MacDonald, and Tony White - Information Literacy

2016

No award given

2015

No award given

2014

No award given

2013

Jennifer Parker - Seaside Research Portal

2012

No award given

2011

Samantha Deutch - Archives Directory for the History of Collecting in America

2010

Kitty Chibnik – New York Real Estate Brochures Collection

2009

Lynda Bunting, Skye Lacerte, and Julie Yamashita - MOCA Exhibition Archive

2008

Patricia Kosco Cossard - A Treasury of World's Fair Arts and Architecture: A Digital Archive

2006

Jeanne Brown - Las Vegas Artist's and Buildings Database
Susan Craig - Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)

2005

Ed Teague - The Architecture of the University of Oregon: A History, Bibliography, and Research Guide

2003

Barbara Q. Prior - Ask Clarence: an Expert System for Art History Reference

2002

Roberto C. Ferrari - The Simeon Solomon Research Archive website