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By Melody McMahon,David R. Stewart,Melody Layton McMahon

because the American Theological Library organization (ATLA) celebrates the real milestone of its sixtieth anniversary this yr, the editors have introduced jointly in a single-volume anthology the superior contributions to this box. Essays and papers from the earlier sixty years are grouped into six topical chapters (theological librarianship's features, dimensions, academic function, settings, improvement inside ATLA's sixty years, and such a lot noteworthy changes), each one of that's brought by way of a present-day theological librarian.

This assortment is perhaps beneficial in lots of methods: as a compendium of knowledge and "best practices" over numerous generations, as a method of securing a grab of ways ATLA's significance and impression as an organization has grown over the years, or even for how it brings again to gentle the lifestyles and paintings of such a lot of fantastic librarians, Raymond Morris (Yale Divinity Library) and Julia Pettee (Union Theological Seminary) between them. much more very important, A Broadening Conversation affirms vividly that (instead of the ethos of culture and continuity that one may possibly consider) a mixture of depended on exercises with perpetual swap is what has continually been at the menu for theological librarians of their day-by-day paintings. this is often on the center of what maintains to make theological librarianship one of these difficult and worthwhile vocation.

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