Library and Graduate Library School
Bay, J. Christian. The John Crerar Library, 1895-1944: An Historical Report Prepared under the Authority of the Board of Directors by the Librarian. Chicago: John Crerar Library, 1945.
Freeman, Maria. Pursuing the Higher Criticism: New Testament Scholarship and Library Collections at the University of Chicago.Exhibition catalogue. Chicago: University of Chicago Library, 1993.
Miller, Arthur Hawks. "The Harriet Monroe Modern Poetry Library: Origins and Growth to 1960." A.M. thesis, University of Chicago, 1968.
Great Is the Gift that Bringeth Knowledge: Highlights from the History of the John Crerar Library. Exhibition catalogue. Chicago: John Crerar Foundation; University of Chicago Library, 1989.
McMullen, Charles Haynes. "Administration of the University of Chicago Libraries, 1892- 1928." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1949.
Richardson, John, Jr. The Gospel of Scholarship: Pierce Butler and a Critique of American Librarianship. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1992.
________, The Spirit of Inquiry: The Graduate Library School at Chicago, 1921-1951. Chicago: American Library Association, 1982.
Rosenthal, Robert. "The Berlin Collection: A History," in The Berlin Collection: Being a History and Exhibition of the Books and Manuscripts Purchased in Berlin in 1891 for the University of Chicago by William Rainey Harper with the Support of Nine Citizens of Chicago. Exhibition catalogue. Chicago: University of Chicago Library, 1979.