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The stories of the people who created and built the broadcast industry
History of Television
Books about TV's history from the 30's to the new Millennium
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History of Radio
Books about the history of programming, operations and engineering
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(And Operations)
Books station programabout  ming and operations.
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The business side of broadcasting:: management, sales and  programming
Commentary
Opinions, critiques, forecasts and
theories about broadcasting
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Ratings and research
Books and publications about radio and TV research and ratings 
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Books about understanding and enjoying electronic media
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The Listener Experience
How to listen, understanding technology, stars of radio and programs
Books: Textbooks for Broadcasting Courses
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Books for students of radio & TV as a career.
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Government regulation, FCC rules and general outside factors affecting broadcasting.
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and Ratings

Books about radio and media research.
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Books about news gathering and reporting in the electronic media.
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Radio & TV Stations
Books about the history of stations and broadcasting groups.
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Books and booklets about shortwave and listener hobbies about this service.
Directory Collection
Directories from the 1930's to today
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Production and Direction of Radio Programs
Carlile 1939 
The Age of Television Bogart 1st 1956 The Age of Television 3rd Bogart 1972    
 A
A Career in Radio and Television
Haeberle 1874
All About Radio and Television
Gould - 1953
Air Time
Seidle
1977
Audio Control Handbook
Oringel 1956
Air Words
Hewitt
1988
  B
Broadcast Journalism
Boyd
3rd Edition 1994
Broadcast Journalism
Boyd
4th Edition 1997
Broadcast Journalism
2nd Edition Boyd
1993
Broadcasting: An Introduction  to Radio and Television
Hybels & Ulloty 1978
Broadcasting Radio and Television
Ewbank - Lawton -1952
 
 Broadcasting: Radio and Television
Ewbank & Lawton 1952
The Broadcast News Process
Shook - 2nd  - 1979
The Broadcast News Process
Shook - 3rd - 1987
Basic Television Principles and Servicing
3rd Edition - Grub
Basic Television Principles and Servicing
4th Edition - Grub
       
 Broadcasting and the Public 2nd Edition
 Summers 1978
Both Sides of the Microphone
Hayes & Gardner
1938 
 
Broadcasting Sound And Television
London 1958
  The Broadcast Communications Dictionary
Diamant 1974
 
  C
 
Communications Theories
Severing - Tankard
1979
The College Radio Handbook
Brant - 1981
Careers in Televsion
NAB - 1986
Careers with a Radio Station
1983
The College Radio Handbook
Brant - 1981
 
 "Broadcasting in America" - Head
 
Broadcasting in America
Head
1st Edition1956
Broadcasting in America
Head
2nd Edition 1972
Broadcasting in America
Head
3th Edition 1976
2
Broadcasting in America
Head
4th Edition 198
2
 
 DEF
 
Education's Own Stations
Frost
1937
Foundations in Broadcasting
Willis - 1961
Fundamentals of Radio Broadcasting
Hasling - 1980
Electronic Media Management
3rd Pringle et. al. 1995
 
 GHI
How to Break into Radio
DeHaven & Kahn
1941
How to Become a Disk Jockey
Fisher 1971
Hermes Bound: The Policy of Telecommunications
1978
How A Television Commercial is Made
1960
Grierson on Documentary Hardy 1947 
  "Handbook of Broadcasting" - Waldo Abbot
Handbook of
Broadcasting
Abbot
 1st Edition - 1937
Handbook of
Broadcasting
Abbot
 2nd Edition - 1941
Handbook of Broadcasting
Abbot
3rd Edition- 1950
Courtesy: Jerry Clegg
Handbook of Broadcasting
Abbot - 3rd - 1956
Revision of 1950 Edition
Handbook of
Broadcasting
Abbot
4th Editon 1957
 JKL
     
Learn About Simple Electronics
Ladybird (Children's)
Listen In: An American Manual of Radio
Lowell 1937
     
 MNO
     
Modern Radio Production
O'Donnell et. al
1990 2nd Edition
Modern Radio Production
Hausman
4th 1996
Modern Radio Station
Johnson & Jones
1978
NAEB Radio Television Bibliography
Paulu - 1952
Mass Communications Research Resources An Annotated Guide
Sterling et. al.
Opportunities in Broadcasting Careers
Elmo Ellis 1998
Modern Radio Production
O'Donnell et. al.
1st Edition 1986
Media: An Introductory Analysis
Sandman 1972
Mass Communications: A Book of Readings
Schramm - 1960
Mass Media Systems & Effects
Davison 1976
Music on the Air
Kinscella
1934
Modern Radio Station
Johnson & Jones
1978
The Modern Broadcaster
Lawton 1961
Mass Media
Heibert 1974
Mass Communication An Introduction
2nd Bittner 1980
Media Messages and Men
Merrill & Lowenstein
1971
Mediameria
Whetmore
3rd 1982
Mikes Don't Bite
Sioussat
1943
Modern Radio Station Practices
2nd Johnson & Stone 1978
The Magic Medium An Introduction to Radio
Whetmore 1981
Mass Media: An Introduction
Heibert et. al. 1974
Mass Media and the National Experience
Farrar & Stevens 1871
 P
Please Stand By Study Guide
1986
The Process and Effects of Mass Communications
Schramm - 1st - 1960
Perspectives on Radio and Television
3rd Edition - Smi
Primer of Production and Direction
Sposa 1947
The Process and Effects of Mass Communication
Schramm & Roberts  
Revised 1971 
     
Programming for Radio and Television
Revised Smith 1983
Production and Direction of Radio Programs
Carlile 1939
     
 Powerful Radio by Valerie Geller
   
Creating Powerful Radio
First Edition
Valerie Geller
Creating Powerful Radio
Getting, Keeping & Growing Audiences
Powerful Radio
Workbook
2000
   
  QR
Radio and Television Sound Effects
Turnbull 1951
Radio Production & Directing
Crews 1944
Radio
Stewart 1929
Radio and the Printed Page
Lazarsfeld 1940
Radio Announcing
Middleton 1946
Radio: Communication Today and Tomorrow
Balkziak 1989
Radio and Television Communication
Lindsey - 1952
Radio Extension Course Broadcast for Credit
Atkinson - 1941
Radio, TV & Cable
1984 Textbook
Smith
Radio Electronics in Education
RCA  circa 1938
Radio as a Career
Hornus
1940
Radio Broadcasting
Hilliard
1969
Radio
Arnheim
1936
Radio: Selected A.A.P.S.S. Surveys
1929-1941
Radio Continuity Types
Lawton 1938
Radio & Television
Bibliography
McCavitt 1977
Radio & Television
Bibliography Supplement
McCavitt 1981
Reference Books in the Mass Media
Blum 1963
Radio Broadcasting
2nd Edition
Hilliard 1974
Radio Broadcasting
1st Edition
Hilliard 1967
Reading in Mass Communication
Emery & Smythe 1974
Radio The Assistant Teacher
Darrow 1932
Radio: A Practical Manual with Questions and Answers
Irwin 1924
Radio Announcing
Gilmore & Middleton
1946
Radio Journalism
Wagner
1942
  "Radio & Television" - Chester et. al.
Radio & Television
Chester & Garrison
First Edition -1950  
Television & Radio
Chester & Garrison
2nd - 1956
Television & Radio
Chester & Garrison
Third Edition - 1963
Television & Radio
Chester, Willis & Garrison
Fourth Edition - 1971
Television & Radio
Chester, Willis & Garrison
Fifth Edition - 1978 
  "Radio Station, The" - Keith
 
The Radio Station
Michael Keith
1986
The Radio Station
Michael Keith
1989
The Radio Station
Michael Keith
1993
The Radio Station
Michael Keith
1997
 
 Television Radio Announcing
Television And Radio Announcing
Hyde 2nd 1971
Television And Radio Announcing
Hyde 4th 1983
Television And Radio Announcing
Hyde 5th 1987
Television And Radio Announcing
Hyde 6th 1995
 S
Script Easers for Radio Commercials
Williams 1954
Script Easers for Radio Commercials
Williams 1954
See Inside a Television Studio
Unstead - 1977
Skills fro Radio Broadcasters
Holsopple 1988
See/Hear An Introduction to Broadcasting
Gross 1979
 TU
     
Television & Radio Announcing
Hyde 1998 8th Edition
Techniques of Television Production Bretz 1962 
The Television Manual Hodapp 1953 Television Works Like This Bendick 1959 Television Program Production O'Meara 1955 Sooo, You're Going On The Air
West 1934
The Technique of the Television Cameraman
Jones 1965
Television Production Handbook
3rd Edition Zetti 1976
Television Explained
Miller
1947
The Television Manual Hodapp 1953 Television Works Like This Bendick 1959 Television Program Production O'Meara 1955
Television: Critical Methods
Butler 1st Edition
Television: Critical Methods
Butler 2nd Edition
Television and Radio Announcing
Gilbert & Middleton 1946
Video as a Second Language Harwood 1982 Revised  Television and Radio
Chester et. al.
4th edition 1971
 "Technique of Radio Production" - McLeish
     
The Technique of Radio Production
McLeish - 1978
Radio Production
McLeish
3rd Edition 1994
 VWXYZ
   
Your Career in TV and Radio
Gordon - 1966
Writing For Broadcast News
Hewitt 1955 2nd Edition
Video as a Second Language Harwood 1982 Revised     
 "Writing for Television & Radio" - Hilliard
Note:
These are the
earliest
editions of
this very widely
used text.
They are not
current and
intended as
a reference
only.
Writing for Television and Radio - Hilliard
1st Edition 1962
Writing for Television and Radio - Hilliard
2nd Edition 1967
Writing for Television and Radio
Hilliard 3nd 1976
Writing for Television and Radio
Hilliard 4nd 1984
     
Writing for Television and Radio
Hilliard 5nd 1991