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Smithsonian Institution Libraries

Overview
Works: 308 works in 411 publications in 1 language and 4,834 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliographies  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals  Conference papers and proceedings  Sources  Catalogs and collections  Microform catalogs  Bibliography 
Roles: Other, Organizer of meeting, Publisher, Editor, isb
Classifications: Z733.S67, 027.573
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Smithsonian Institution
 
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Most widely held works by Smithsonian Institution
Africa illustrated : fantasy and reality before 1900 : June 5, 1991-November 10, 1991( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sewing machines : historical trade literature in Smithsonian Institution collections by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscripts of the Dibner collection in the Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extraterrestrial life and our world view at the turn of the millennium by Steven J Dick( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text of lecture given with footnotes. Images from the Hubble Space Telescope illustrate the lecture as well as images from text held in the Dibner Library
Fair representations : world's fairs and the modern world by Robert W Rydell( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cephalopods from the scientific expeditions of Prince Albert I of Monaco by L Joubin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selecting library and archive collections for digital reformatting : proceedings from an RLG symposium held November 5-6, 1995 in Washington, DC by Selecting Library and Archive Collections for Digital Reformatting (Symposium)( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Botanicals( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes more than three centuries of drawings culled from the rare books library of the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt National Museum of Design, each page in Botanicals explodes with rich colors and lifelike details. Exquisite flowers, delicate fruits, and exuberant butterflies are among the jewels of nature that come to life in this unique compendium. Featured are works by leading botanical artists, including Maria Sibylla Merian, a revolutionary female entomologist and natural historian of the seventeenth century; E.A. Seguy, whose art nouveau-era work serves as inspiration for many contemporary creative directors and designers; and Dr. Robert John Thornton, a British visionary renowned for his interest in botany
An outline of the history of metal cutting machines to the middle of the 19th century by F. N Zagorskiĭ( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nematodes and their role in the meiobenthos = Nematody i ikh rolʹ v meiobentose by T. A Platonova( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book collecting and care of books by Ellen B Wells( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information : for users and benefactors of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries by Smithsonian Institution( )

in English and No Linguistic content and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books of the fairs by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library and archival exhibitions on the Web( )

in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features links to online exhibitions created by libraries, archives, and historical societies, as well as to museum online exhibitions with a significant focus on library and archival materials such as printed books, book illustrations, manuscripts, photographs, printed ephemera, posters, archival audio and video recordings, artist's books, and the book arts. Exhibitions are arranged alphabetically by title and include the names of sponsoring institutions and subjects covered. Exhibitions are also searchable by using keywords from the exhibition title, sponsor, or subject
Science and the artist's book : Smithsonian Institution Libraries Exhibition Gallery and the Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC, 1995-1996 by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to the records of the National Zoological Park, 1887-1965, and undated by Alan L Bain( )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SIL preservation planning program, June 4, 1985-May 1, 1986 : final report of the study team by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

List of publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology : with index to authors and titles by Smithsonian Institution( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography of publications produced by the Bureau dating back to 1877 and including its Annual reports, Bulletins, Contributions to North American ethnology, Introductions, Miscellaneous publications, and Publications of the Institute of Social Anthropology
 
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Extraterrestrial life and our world view at the turn of the millennium
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English (110)