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The UCLA Library has placed the Campbell Competition on hiatus for 2015-16. During that time Library administrators will reconsider the program’s goals, its place within the Library’s services, and how best to meet the intent of its funders, including the Campbells, founders of the original bookstore serving the UCLA community.
Please keep the following in mind when submitting your entry:
- Write your statement carefully; it carries great weight with the judges.
- Neatly type your annotated bibliography; the form of the bibliographic entries should be consistent.
- Consult one or more of the following sources below to get ideas about format.
Gibaldi, Joseph and Walter S. Achtert
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers; fourth edition; New York: Modern Language Association, 1995
Available at College Library and Research Library Reference; call number LB 2369 M72m 1995
Turabian, Kate L.
A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations; sixth edition; Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996
Available at most campus libraries; call number LB 2369 T84m 1996
Questions about book collecting can be answered by consulting one of the following sources:
ABC for Book Collectors; sixth edition; New York: Knopf, 1980
Available at Biomedical Library History and Special Collections, call number Z 1006 C245a 1980; and at Research Library, call number Z 1006 C24a 1980
Iacone, Salvatore J.
The Pleasures of Book Collecting; New York: Harper, 1976
Available at College Library and Research Library; call number Z 987 I112p
Peters, Jean, editor
Book Collecting: A Modern Guide; New York: Bowker, 1977
Available at Biomedical Library History and Special Collections, call number Z 987 B644 1977; and at Research Library, call number Z 987 B644
The Collector's Book of Children's Books; New York: Potter, 1971
Available at Research Library Department of Special Collections; call number *Z 987 Q29co; and at SRLF