The Library Chronicle

The Chronicle is an interdisciplinary journal whose mission is to publish articles of scholarly importance and general interest based on research in the collections of the Princeton University Libraries. The Chronicle is published three times a year (Autumn, Winter, Spring) under the sponsorship of the Friends of the Princeton University Library. Chronicle indexes and tables of content for recent issues are available online.

Subscriptions are available through membership in the Friends. Subscriptions for individuals are $25 per year. Insitutional subscriptions are $50 per year. Individual numbers and limited quantities of back issues are available for $30 (plus $4.00 for postage; $9 overseas). Orders and remittances (made payable to Princeton University Library) should be sent to: Friends of the Princeton University Library, One Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 08544-2098.


The Chronicle welcomes submissions of articles relating to all facets of the Library's collections, including essays and commentaries on their histories and the collectors who created them. Reviews of exhibits are normally commissioned by the editor.

Submission Guidelines

Manuscripts should be prepared according to the guidelines of the Chicago Manual of Style. A printed copy must be accompanied by a disk copy that matches the manuscript exactly.

(Electronic submissions are also acceptable.) 

Please send submissions and inquiries to:

Princeton University Library Chronicle
One Washington Road
New Jersey 08544