On this page we are accumulating references to documents and sources that deal with or reflect on the history of the Commission on Bibliography and Documentation and its predecessors. References are added as found but will be ordered in chronological order. If you can help us find missing references please contact any member of the current Board.


“Preserving the records of modern science”, Australian Academy of Science.
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Working document of the “Online Dictionary of National History of Sciences Bibliographies and Archival Sources” project presented by the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science/Division of History of Science.


Weldon, S. “World History of Science Online: Preparing for the Future of Information Discovery,” delivered at the History of Science Society Meeting, Montreal, November 6, 2010.


Railienė, B. Institutionalisation of an open access – a new possibility for research. A survey of perception and demand // 5th international conference of the European society for the history of science: scientific comsmopolitanism and local cultures: religions, ideologies, societies, Athens, 1–3 Nov., 2012. – Athens, 2012, p. 174.

Railienė, B. Pirmą kartą trečiajame tūkstantmetyje susitinkame Europoje. – (XXIII mokslo ir technikos istorikų kongrese) // Mokslas ir gyvenimas. – 2009, Nr. 10, p. 9–10. – About the 23rd Congress of the IUHPS and the meeting of the WHSO board.

Railienė, B. Apie atvirąją prieigą – tarptautinėje mokslo istorikų konferencijoje // Tarp knygų. – 2012, Nr. 12, p. 28–29.

>Railienė, B. Europos mokslo istorikų draugijos konferencija – Atėnuose // Mokslo Lietuva. – 2012, gruod. 6 (Nr. 21), p. 8.

Waise, S. “Management of Digital Media in History of Science,” delivered at the History of Science Society Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, 19-22, November, 2009.

Weldon, S. AND Railienė, B. The World history of science online: organizing scholarly resources on the web // Historiae scientiarum Baltica 2012 : abstracts of the 25th international Baltic conference on the history of science, Vilnius, October 4–6, 2012. – Vilnius, 2012, p. 128–129.

Weldon, S. “Digitizing Bibliography: On the Impact of Electronic Media on Classification in the History of Science,” Three Society Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 13, 2012.

Weldon, S. “The Cost of Free Access:  Making the Isis Bibliography Available on the Open Internet.” History of Science and the New Media: Resources for Connecting the Global Community of Scholars, 23rd International Congress of History of Science and Technology (ICHST), Budapest, Hungary, July 29, 2009.

Weldon, S. “The Culture of Research in History of Science: The Social and Ethical Aspects of Research Tools at the Dawn of the Digital Age,” 5th European Society for the History of Science conference, Athens, Greece, November 3, 2012.