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2016 "Best of the Best" at the ALA

The "Best of the Best" from the University Presses: Books You Should Know About
Hyatt Regency Orlando, 9801 International Drive, Bayhill 23, Orlando, FL 32819
Presented June 26, 2016 at 1:00 PM

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2016 Presenters

Kim Miller (AAUP)
♦ Introduction, Closing Remarks New York, NY

Sara Frey (AASL)
Plymouth Whitemarsh High School, Plymouth Meeting, PA
♦ Violence against Queer People (p.22, 73)
♦ The Princeton Companion to Applied Mathematics (p. 32, 74)
♦ An Einstein Encyclopedia (p. 33, 75)

Nann Blaine Hilyard (RUSA/CODES)
Zion-Benton Public Library (Retired)
♦ Mapmakers of New Zion (p. 5, 70)
♦ Remembering Paradise Park (p. 65)

Annemarie Roscello (AASL)
Bergen Community College Paramus, NJ
♦ Newton’s Apple and Other Myths about Science (p. 1, 70)
♦ Memoirs Red and White (p. 61, 77)

Judi Repman (AASL)
Professor Emerita, Georgia Southern University
♦ Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (p. 55, 76)
♦ The Norske Nook Book of Pies and Other Recipes (p. 40, 75)
♦ The Jemima Code (p. 39, 75)

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2015–2016 University Press Books Committee

AASL Librarians

Annemarie Roscello-Chairperson (Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ)
Sandy Brand (Liberty Middle School, Madison, AL)
Sabrina Carnesi (Crittenden Middle School, Newport News, VA)
Pat M. Couts (University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond, OK)
Marianne Fitzgerald (Severna Park High School, Severna Park, MD)
Sara Frey (Plymouth Whitemarsh High School, Plymouth Meeting, PA)
Janie Pickett (Eureka High School, Eureka, MO
Judi Repman (Professor Emerita, Georgia Southern University)
Delia Swanner (Ontario High School, Ontario, CA)
Carrie E. Turner (Westside Community Schools, Omaha, NE)

RUSA/CODES Librarians

Neal Wyatt-Chairperson (Richmond, VA)
Hilary Albert (Mahopac Public Library, Mahopac, NY)
Phillip Ballo (Independent Reviewer, San Diego, CA)
Nann Blaine Hilyard (Zion-Benton Public Library, Retired)
Teri Maggio (Assumption Parish Library, Napoleonville, LA)
Andrea Paganelli (Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY)

Participating Presses

The University of Alberta Press
The University of Arizona Press
Beacon Press
University of British Columbia Press
Cambridge University Press
The Catholic University of America Press
Columbia University Press
Duke University Press
Duquesne University Press
University Press of Florida
Fordham University Press
Georgetown University Press
University of Georgia Press
Getty Publications
Harvard University Press/Belknap Press
Indiana University Press
McGill-Queen's University Press
The University of Michigan Press
The National Academies Press
University of Nevada Press
University Press of New England/ForeEdge
New York University Press
University of North Texas Press
Northern Illinois University Press
Northwestern University Press/Curbstone/TriQuarterly
University of Notre Dame Press
University of Oklahoma Press
University of Pennsylvania Press
Princeton University Press
Purdue University Press
University of Regina Press
RIT Press
Rutgers University Press
The University of South Carolina Press
Teachers College Press
Temple University Press
University of Texas Press
Texas A & M University Press
TCU Press
University of Toronto Press
University of Utah Press
Vanderbilt University Press
The University of Virginia Press
University of Washington Press
Washington State University Press
Wesleyan University Press
University of the West Indies Press
West Virginia University Press
The University of Wisconsin Press
The Woodrow Wilson Center Press
Yale University Press