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  • German Wikipedians have access to loads of German, Austrian and Swiss libraries and are often willing to fulfill requests. --Flominator (talk) 13:03, 25 March 2008 (UTC)[reply]
  • Someguy1221 (talk) I have access to most english-language scientific journals, as well as JSTOR. Feel free to email me a specific request, and I'll email you back a PDF if I can find one. Someguy1221 (talk) 04:18, 24 April 2008 (UTC)[reply]
  • Doc Taxon, feel free to inquire on this talk page about Your requests. I have access to many databases, mostly free to German National Licenses. But I also consult books, magazines and newspapers for You, to help the Wikipedia growing on. Doc Taxon (talk) 15:39, 9 August 2010 (UTC)[reply]
  • Tom Morris (talk) has got JSTOR, plenty of other databases and access to libraries in London including the University of London library. –Tom Morris (talk) 23:09, 29 November 2010 (UTC)[reply]
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  • Johnbod I have most of the books listed on my user page (at S. 8 "refs"), mainly on art and art history, and can help with simple requests for information and references, but please be very specific in making requests. Johnbod (talk) 13:46, 20 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]
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  • Buidhe I have access to many databases, including JSTOR, Project MUSE, ProQuest Ebook Central, Cambridge University Press, New York Times (current and archives), and Taylor & Francis journals, via my university. buidhe 06:36, 14 January 2020 (UTC)[reply]
  • Seraphimblade I have access to many journals and academic databases, to via The Wikipedia Library, and am a subscriber to The New York Times and The Economist. If you would like me to check a reference or help with research in any of these, please let me know. Seraphimblade Talk to me 05:07, 22 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
  • Bilorv: I have access to through The Wikipedia Library and access to ProQuest Ebook Central, along with some other databases, through my university. — Bilorv (talk) 12:13, 26 April 2020 (UTC)[reply]
  • Eddie891 -- I've got access to the Cornell University Library collection and their online resources, as well as T&F and through The Wikipedia Library, not to mention a few online databases like via the NYPL and my local library. Eddie891 Talk Work 13:15, 26 December 2020 (UTC)[reply]
  • Harry Mitchell: I have access to JSTOR, ODNB, ProQuest (via TWL), and [many (many) books covering war memorials, architecture, policing, railways, and some related subjects; see User:HJ Mitchell/Library.
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  • Temerarius:I have primary sources on ANE inscriptions and lexicons for Semitic languages. Ask me for pages from dictionaries to help trace word attestations, etymologies. Akkadian, Ugaritic, Sumerian, etc. KAI, KTU / CAT, etc. Temerarius (talk) 22:58, 31 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]

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New requests edit

October 2023 edit

Multiple fossil cat-related requests edit

These are a series of scientific articles I am unable to access online. I have checked the Wikipedia Library as well as Google Scholar. Most of these are unlikely to be in English. Two of them (the ones by Bakr) I suspect are rare outside of Pakistan.

  1.  Y Pons-Moyà, Joan (1987). "Fortunictis nov. gen. acerensis nov. sp. nuevo Metailurini (Mammalia, Carnivora) del Mioceno superior de la Península Ibérica" [Fortunictis nov. gen. acerensis nov. sp. new Metailurini (Mammalia, Carnivora) from the Upper Miocene of the Iberian Peninsula.]. Paleontologia i evolució (in Spanish) (21): 63–68. S2CID 133680588.
  2.  Y Crusafont-Pairo, M.; Aguirre, E. (1972). "Stenailurus, Félidé nouveau du Turolien d'Éspagne" [Stenailurus, A New Felid of the Turolian of Spain]. Annales de Paléontologie (in French). 58 (2): 211–223.
  3.  Y Schmidt-Kittler, Norbert (1976). "Raubtiere aus dem Jungtertiär Kleinasiens" [Carnivores from the Late Tertiary of Asia Minor]. Palaeontographica Abteilung A (in German). 155: 1–131.
  4.  Y Bakr, A. (1969). "A new genus of large cat from Upper Siwaliks". Pakistan Journal of Zoology. 1 (2): 135–140.
  5. Bakr, A. (1986). "On a collection of Siwalik Carnivora". Biological Society of Pakistan. Monograph 11: 1–64.
  6.  Y von Koenigswald, G. H. R. (1934). "Zur Stratigraphie des javanischen Pleistocan" [On the stratigraphy of the Javanese Pleistocene]. De Ingenieur in Nederlandsch Indie (in German). 1 (4): 190. hdl:1887.1/item:2451806.
  7.  Y von Koenigswald, G.H.R. (1974). "Fossil mammals of Java part 6 Machairodontinae from the lower Pleistocene of Java". Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen Series B Physical Sciences. 77 (4): 267–273. INIST PASCALGEODEBRGM7520066100.

For (in order) Fortunictis, Stenailurus, Miomachairodus, Sivapardus, Panthera dhokpathanensis, and Hemimachairodus (the last two)

Thanks, SilverTiger12 (talk) 16:22, 4 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]

  Doing... nos. 4 and 6. Struck out on the rest. Eddie891 Talk Work 20:26, 4 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@SilverTiger12, Are you sure about the publication information you cite for number 6? I'm looking at what I think is volume one issue 4 and just can't find that article. Also the link you provide is to a november issue, issue 4 is from April. Eddie891 Talk Work 19:53, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Unfortunately, no, I'm not certain about the publication information; I tracked it down as a potential source second or third-hand a while ago. Doing a search again, I can't track down where the issue 4 part came from, just that it is in volume 1. My apologies. SilverTiger12 (talk) 21:15, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Ok, I will look through volume 1. Unfortunately it has no real page numbers. But I will do my best, and ping you when I track it down. Eddie891 Talk Work 22:55, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@Eddie891: I'm very interested in no. 4 and no. 6 too, please send me a copy too. – Doc TaxonTalk • 10:08, 6 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@SilverTiger12 and @Doc Taxon, I've got no. 4. Doc, will send it to you. ST, can you email me and I will respond with a pdf Eddie891 Talk Work 14:41, 6 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Email sent. SilverTiger12 (talk) 15:32, 6 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  Sent Eddie891 Talk Work 15:36, 6 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Not to be rude, Eddie, but the article refers to a "Plate I", with 4 figures, that isn't in the PDF. Do you also have that or no? Happy editing, SilverTiger12 (talk) 23:10, 6 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
responding via email Eddie891 Talk Work 23:33, 6 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  Doing... nos. 1, 2, 7 – Doc TaxonTalk • 22:10, 4 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@SilverTiger12: Please send me a wikimail to provide you with the nos. 1, 2, 7. – Doc TaxonTalk • 21:09, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@Eddie891: no 6. is at pages 185–201 in vol. 1, unfortunately I don't know the issue number, but volume 1 has issues 1-5. – Doc TaxonTalk • 21:13, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Done. Thank you! SilverTiger12 (talk) 21:17, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
  Sent nos. 1, 2, 7 – Doc TaxonTalk • 21:30, 5 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@SilverTiger12: Please clarify what portions of this request are complete and what portions are still outstanding. The tradition method is to strike the list items that you no longer need. Next week I'll be at a library that has 3, 4, and 6, but am reluctant to spend my limited time there scanning hundreds of pages if you may not still need them. --Worldbruce (talk) 19:34, 28 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@Worldbruce: I have done so. Only 3, 5, and 6 are still needed. Unfortunately I don't think I can narrow down the needed page ranges in 3 and 6. Although for 3 the most needed part is the section on felids (cats), Miomachairodus in specific, if you only have limited time. And for 6, close to the same: section on felids, Epimachairodus zwierzykii in specific. Happy editing, SilverTiger12 (talk) 19:43, 28 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]
SilverTiger12, email me for #3. --Usernameunique (talk) 18:46, 1 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Done. Happy editing, SilverTiger12 (talk) 21:26, 1 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
SilverTiger12, sent (in two emails due to size). --Usernameunique (talk) 17:31, 5 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Received. Thank you! SilverTiger12 (talk) 14:59, 6 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
In case it helps at all, here are some URLs for #5:
Let me know you think if it would be useful for me to request an interlibrary loan (which can be physical or digital) for chapter 105 of "Proceedings of Fourth Pakistan Congress of Zoology" through my university. The second WorldCat link says that University of Minnesota, Twin Cities has a copy, and both it and my university are in the Big Ten Academic Alliance, so it should be more likely to be accepted and should be processed faster, compared to it being at some unaffiliated institution.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 02:15, 29 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
A lead! Thank you! I've had a hard enough time finding this source to say yes, please request the interlibrary loan. I think that might actually be what I'm looking for. Happy editing, SilverTiger12 (talk) 18:45, 29 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Perfect! I've requested an ILL for it; I'll let you know when I get updates on its status. Solomon Ucko (talk) 20:08, 29 December 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@SilverTiger12: I've received the scan. It's short enough that I'll just transcribe it here:


105. On a Collection of Siwalik Carnivora
Abu Bakr
Department of Zoology, University of the Punjab, Lahore

In the Department of Zoology, Punjab University, the total number of the speciments of fossil Carnivora is eighteen. More collection was made last year. The total number of species that discovered is sixteen. Of these four i.e. Vishnucyon nagriensis, Sivaonyx minor, Lycaena felina and Panthera dhokpathanensis are new. The other speciments also given additional information about the known species. The work has been carried out under Pakistan Foundation, Project No. P-PU/Bio (102).

— p. 51
This is page 51, and says the book is 51 pages in total, so this is presumably the last page, so that's it.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 20:05, 3 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Hm, so I'm still looking for the monograph itself. Thank you though. SilverTiger12 (talk) 21:57, 3 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Oh right, hmm... Should I try requesting an inter-library loan and see if my university's librarians can figure something out, perhaps borrowing it or getting a scan from the National Library of Pakistan? Solomon Ucko (talk) 01:08, 4 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
It's a long shot, but I'd appreciate it. SilverTiger12 (talk) 01:37, 4 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Makes sense. I've submitted a request for it. I'll let you know when I get any updates. I'm required to give a deadline, so I gave them about 6 months, since this could be slow. Solomon Ucko (talk) 07:01, 4 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Status update to keep this thread from going stale: My ILL request is still active, though the last status update was my university's libraries sending a manual request to some library (presumably the National Library of Pakistan?) on February 14th. I'm not sure how long this might take, but I hope I'll get it eventually...
Meanwhile, my difficulty in finding this one inspired me to compile a table of all of the information I could find about all of their monographs: Biological Society of Pakistan#Monographs.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 04:51, 25 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

To editor SilverTiger12: Issues of De Ingenieur in Nederlandsch Indie are readable here. I didn't find that article, though I didn't look very hard. Maybe that collection is incomplete or maybe the volume or issue is wrong. Alas there is no search engine. Zerotalk 02:18, 14 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]

@SilverTiger12: Article #6 is in volume 1, issue 11, a pdf of which can be downloaded here. It's on pages 21-40 of the pdf, in print they're numbered IV 185 - IV 202. --Worldbruce (talk) 07:47, 14 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Omigosh, thank you!! Online-accessible sources are the best. Happy editing, SilverTiger12 (talk) 16:57, 16 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]

1906 article in Arts and Crafts edit

For Herbert Maryon

According to the below article, The March number of "Arts and Crafts" is, as usual, full of articles which are intended to provide students and art workers with useful information on a variety of subjects in which they are interested. The most important of these articles are "Various Methods of Finishing Oak," by Mr. W. Daniell; "Metal Work," by Mr. H. J. Maryon; "Practical Talks about Wood-Carving," by Mr. H. Turner; "Inlaying," by Mr. A[rthur] C[awdron] Horth; and "Bookbinding," by Mr. F. Sangorski and Mr. G. Sutcliffe. Among the more notable illustrations are reproductions of drawings by Henner, E. Detaille, and Feyen Perrin.

The starting point is to figure out what journal this is—a task not helped by its generic name. There's a good chance that this is a small journal that didn't last long. The article would be Maryon's second published work that I'm aware of, five months after "Early Irish Metal Work", in another small journal. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Usernameunique (talk) 01:42, 24 October 2023 (UTC)[reply]

Based on the location, maybe [1]? Eddie891 Talk Work 02:18, 6 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks very much for that, Eddie891. I think you're right. I sent an email to a library that looks like it has a copy of the issue in question, but didn't receive a response. I've now submitted an ILL request, so hopefully that will both prove you right, and get the article. --Usernameunique (talk) 05:53, 26 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
How's this going? If you're having trouble with the ILL, I should be able to request an ILL for OCLC 225804755 pretty easily, as my university is within the Big Ten Academic Alliance, and so is one of the libraries that has it. If you received it but it's not the right magazine, if you send me the full newspaper article that prompted your search, I can try to figure out what else it might be. Solomon Ucko (talk) 06:24, 16 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks, Sollyucko. Would you mind giving it a go? My library claims that the ILL was unsuccessful; I could try submitting it again, but perhaps you would have better luck if a copy is already within your system. --Usernameunique (talk) 20:19, 31 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Actually, it looks like University of Minnesota, Twin Cities doesn't have that issue, but it looks like the following libraries have it:
Two of these are academic libraries in the US, so I think there's a decent chance of success. My university's ILL department is a bit busy currently, but I'll submit it in a few days and see what happens. If you contact me via Special:EmailUser, I'll send you the scan I receive, if it's successful.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 21:16, 31 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I've submitted an ILL request myself. It might be more complicated than I originally thought, but hopefully they can figure it out without too much difficulty... I'm just confused how issue and volume numbers correspond with months and years... Solomon Ucko (talk) 13:58, 5 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Comparing earlier mentions of Arts and Crafts in The Globe with confirms that the publisher is Hutchinson & Co. The listing in the catalog of the National Library of Scotland indicates that this is v. 4, no. 22.
My request "has been cancelled by ILL staff for the following reason: Unable to find supplier / The only library that owns this particular year has it as an electronic subscription and they do not have the license to lend it."
I've replied to ask if they can at least provide metadata, as well as sending them a list of libraries that seem to have it in print, narrowed down to Queen's, NLS, and Cambridge, which say they have vol. 4.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:10, 30 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

November 2023 edit

Books about Le Touquet in French edit

For User:Szmenderowiecki/sandbox/Touquet, particularly WWII and post-war reconstruction - will be thrown directly into Le Touquet article

The first article is available through OpenEdition, but The Wikipedia Library access to it is broken, hence my request. The second and third books are very likely offline, and I don't have relevant pages, so I'd appreciate someone with ILL (buying ILL vouchers). Obviously I cannot and will not request everything, but I need some info about what was happening, how many Germans were living in that city, what they were doing there, what did they do with the women, elderly and children who remained in the resort, preparations for the Atlantic Wall as relevant to the city and the reason why Le Touquet was so densely mined even though it had little intrinsic military value. Any relevant excerpts that will reflect on this issue will be welcome. I want to make a text that's max 2 paragraphs, beginning from the internment order of enemy males under 60.

Thanks, Szmenderowiecki (talk) 13:09, 16 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]

  Doing... #1Doc TaxonTalk • 17:49, 16 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@Szmenderowiecki: Please send me a wikimail to provide you with the paper #1. – Doc TaxonTalk • 16:43, 17 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
@Szmenderowiecki:   Sent #1Doc TaxonTalk • 19:58, 17 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
You are impressive, thank you!
I'll strike this one Szmenderowiecki (talk) 20:04, 17 November 2023 (UTC)[reply]
You might have better luck with the books on French Wikipedia's version of this page:
Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:14, 21 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Szmenderowiecki: Have you considered asking at fr:WP:VB? Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:41, 28 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks for the ping. It seems that their page is moribund, as it doesn't even get a dozen edits every year. I would definitely have asked them (I had a book or two to ask about Maurice Duplessis but I ultimately decided not to waste my time. Szmenderowiecki (talk) 23:00, 28 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Szmenderowiecki: Hmm, fair enough... My French is limited, but I can try to help. Are you still interested in this? If so, please contact me via Special:EmailUser so I can send you files, and I'll try to request these via ILL; when I receive them, I'll send you the front and back matter. I can try to search for relevant information myself, but if you're able to provide any guidance on where I should look, I would appreciate it. Worst case, I'll just send you the introduction and conclusion in hopes that there's something useful in there. Unless you request otherwise, I'll wait about a week after sending you content before I return the book.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 18:40, 11 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I am still working on my sandbox, so yes, I'd greatly appreciate your efforts there.
The problem is that no library in my country has the books, and pdfs are nowhere to be found. So preferably if you have somebody in France, either in Paris (National Library) or in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region, where the town is located, I guess they would have both of the books. Also, because you seem to be based in the United States, check if the Library of Congress has the books, because interlibrary loans to an American library are free, and the LoC has a shitton of everything.
When you get hold of them, send me the ToC and the index (if the books have one), and I will tell more or less what I am looking for.
Thanks for your contributions here. Szmenderowiecki (talk) 19:37, 13 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I am indeed in the US, and am a student at a university here. I can request ILL through my university's library system (as I've been doing) or through my county's public libraries. According to WorldCat, these books don't seem to be in the LoC, but Harvard has both and Stanford has one of them, so it should be doable nevertheless.
I've requested both through my university. When I get them, I'll send you photos of any front and back matter, including any ToCs and indices, and you can let me know which parts you think would be most useful. Weighing copyright vs fair use according to related legal precedent, I'm okay with sending you up to about 10% of the content, not counting front/back matter.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 20:03, 13 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks a lot! Szmenderowiecki (talk) 20:06, 13 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Sollyucko After some consultation with the French colleagues over at, I was able to fill the necessary gaps in coverage about the city, so the article is now essentially ready and there isn't much need for more sources. Of course, if you started an ILL, then I'd kindly ask to continue this request (particularly #3
)but if you haven't started yet, don't bother yourself. Thanks anyway,, Szmenderowiecki (talk) 11:19, 20 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Szmenderowiecki: Got it, sounds good, thanks for letting me know.
I've already requested both books, and they're now on their way and should arrive in a few days or so, so I won't cancel my requests unless issues arise.
When they arrive, I'll send you the front and back matter, and you can let me know if there's anything you think might be useful for that article or any other article you'd like to work on.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:17, 20 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

January 2024 edit

  • Lundström, Anders (2005). "Fyra Vindelnförfattare: Frida Åslund, Carls Segerståhl, Martina Nilsson och Owe Eliasson". Provins: Norrländsk litterär tidskrift (1).
  • "Carl Segerståhl". Svenskt konstnärslexikon (in Swedish). Vol. 5. Malmö: Allhems Förlag. 1957. pp. 110–111.

Hello! Above pieces are for improving Carl Segerståhl - the second should be quite simple, the first maybe not so much, but I'd greatly appreciate any attempts :)

Many thanks,  Frzzl  talk; contribs  15:38, 15 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]

  Doing... #2Doc TaxonTalk • 16:13, 15 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Frzzl: this is #2Doc TaxonTalk • 14:42, 16 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thank you very much!  Frzzl  talk; contribs  19:41, 16 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Frzzl: Do you have page numbers for #1? I can attempt to request an interlibrary loan either way, but it might be faster or less likely to get canceled if I provide page numbers.
BTW, here is some additional information I found:
Should I try to request an interlibrary loan for Lundström, Anders (2005). "Carl Segerståhl (1899-1958): kulturell mångsysslare: fyra Vindelnförfattare". Provins: Norrländsk litterär tidskrift. 24 (1). ISSN 0280-9974. OCLC 17558431.?
Solomon Ucko (talk) 19:22, 6 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Probably will require inter-library loan. edit

For Amelia Barbiere. Both journals say that they have been digitized by Hathitrust, but checking there, I find no open access journals. Noi donne listing at Hathitrust does not show 1994 and a general search of Hathitrust shows no listings for either "Casa san Giuseppe, Muhura" the orphanage Barbiere founded in Rwanda, nor her name. The search for Mondo e missione on Hathitrust shows nothing for Barbiere, but shows the article about the mission is on pages 90 and 135-137. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks, SusunW (talk) 14:56, 21 January 2024 (UTC) (Please ping me always)[reply]

For #1, it looks like Stanford has issues from 1994 (, so I'll try to request an interlibrary loan for the article.
Searching HathiTrust for Barbieri (ending in "i" instead of "e") for #2 gives me #134–136, #194, #481. I'm not sure if those are exactly page numbers, though... Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:32, 21 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Sollyucko I appreciate you and your help so much. And thanks for catching the spelling error. Seems likely that whatever the name of the article is in the 2nd source it starts on page 134 and goes to 137. The other pages are probably the table of content and the indices entries, but I'm obviously not sure. From what I could see in the google search that In cammino appears at the top of the page, but is likely not the article title. Can we try for those pages? SusunW (talk) 20:20, 22 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
My library's ILL website is currently not working, but I think I've put in a request for #1 already, and I'll try putting in a request for #2 once it's back up. I'll add a page of context on each side to minimize the chance of receiving sentence fragments and the like, so pp. 89-91, 133-138, 193-195, 480-482. I'll add a note to clarify what the numbers mean in case they aren't page numbers or they're split across multiple issues or whatnot. Solomon Ucko (talk) 20:52, 22 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
You are the best! Thank you so much. SusunW (talk) 21:39, 22 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
You're welcome! It's back up now. It looks like I hadn't submitted either, so I've now submitted both. Solomon Ucko (talk) 10:38, 23 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Hey Sollyucko not trying to rush you, but wondering if we have an update on these? SusunW (talk) 16:17, 29 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
For #1, my ILL staff just told me that they expect to wait 16 days for a reply from the lending library; I hope that's okay with you.
For #2, it was shipped on the 23rd, then cancelled on the 24th with no reason stated, so I've emailed them to ask what happened and if there's anything I can do about it.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:24, 29 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks for the update. I appreciate your help. SusunW (talk) 17:09, 29 January 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Sollyucko Have we made any progress on this request? SusunW (talk) 19:04, 16 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I think the set of libraries that have the correct issue of each is limited, and judging from the processing history, those that do might be less convenient to borrow from. I think they're working on them, though; the last log entry for each was 4 days ago, and it seems they sent a request and are waiting for a response. If this goes on for too long, I might try to contact them to figure out what's going on and see if I can help somehow. Solomon Ucko (talk) 19:46, 16 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@SusunW: Status update:
My request for Mondo e missione has been cancelled for "Multiple Articles/Chapters Requested at Once". I did some more searching and found some citations to that volume, so I'm working on searching for the article titles in HathiTrust to create a mapping between issue & page numbers and scan numbers. I'm planning to finish this cross-referencing and submit a new request for each issue tomorrow.
Meanwhile, my request for Noi donne was sent to some library via a manual (and therefore slower) process on February 12th. I guess they're either waiting for a reply or are being slow to process the reply.
Sorry that these are taking so long. Most of my ILL scan requests have been satisfied in just a few days, but I guess these sources are hard to find and get.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 05:20, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Sollyucko I appreciate you! Thank you for the update. SusunW (talk) 05:45, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@SusunW: You're welcome! It looks like vol. 132, no. 1 (January/gennaio 2003), p. 1 is scan #9; no. 2 (February/febbraio), p. 1 is scan #105; no. 3 (March/marzo), p. 1 is scan #201; no. 4 (April/aprile), p. 1 is scan #296; no. 5 (May/maggio) I have no citation for; and no. 6 (June-July/giugno-luglio), p. 1 is scan #489 or perhaps #490. Based on this, the matches we found are:
  • #90: no. 1, p. 82
  • #134-137: no. 2, pp. 30-33
  • #194: no. 2, p. 90
  • #481: no. 5, p. ??? (but searching HathiTrust for other keywords alongside Barbieri does not include #481, so this might not be useful anyways)
I'm accordingly planning to put in two new requests when I get a chance:
  • vol. 132, no. 1 (January/gennaio 2003), "ch. w/ p. 82"
  • vol. 132, no. 2 (February/febbraio 2003), "chs. w/ pp. 30-33, 90"
BTW, here's the spreadsheet I made to keep track of the cross-referencing:
Solomon Ucko (talk) 17:16, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Truly, truly appreciate your help, Sollyucko. It does take a village to write WP articles. It is often especially difficult to find articles and then once found, to figure out how to access them. Your help and that of others here in the RX is unmeasurable. SusunW (talk) 17:21, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Yeah, the siloing of information makes this quite difficult at times, but it's worth it as long as it usually gets put to good use. I'm thinking about an idea for a meta search engine that tells you which databases have what you're looking for, but getting it working well and getting database providers on board might be difficult, especially since it needs to balance usefulness and usability against the interests of the providers... (e.g. they might not want to share a full copy of their full database, but they might be willing to share some kind of index or provide API access.)
Meanwhile, I submitted these requests about an hour and a half ago; hopefully they won't drift around for another month before getting canceled again...
Solomon Ucko (talk) 19:28, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks for sending the article. SusunW (talk) 15:24, 6 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@SusunW: I sent you the Mondo e missione articles, but are you no longer interested in the Noi donne article? My request for it is currently pending; the last status update I see is that my university library sent out a request on paper on February 12th. They're now either waiting for a response or being slow to process it. I can cancel my request, but I'm not sure if the lending library will be aware. Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:02, 6 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Sollyucko If you can get it, I'd love to have it. I assumed that it was unavailable. Thank you, so much. SusunW (talk) 16:13, 6 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@SusunW: Got it, makes sense. I've un-marked this as {{resolved}} but crossed off Mondo e missione, then. Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:22, 6 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

February 2024 edit

Sources about Anton Çelebi edit

In 12 July 2023 there was a conference ([2]) in METU, Turkey, whose Session 3 was dedicated to Anton Çelebi. 4 researchers (Mehmet Kuru, Gamze Yavuzer, Özden Mercan and Christopher Whitehead) presented something. Links give out their papers ([3]), but only 1 page each:

  • Mehmet Kuru: The Trans-Mediterranean Family of Hasan Agha and Anton Çelebi
  • Gamze Yavuzer: Who is the Lawful Heir?: Anton Çelebi’s Trans-imperial Inheritance Case between Florence and Istanbul
  • Özden Mercan: A Man of Two Worlds: Anton Çelebi’s Extraordinary Life in Livorno
  • Christopher Whitehead: The Career of Customs Officer Hasan Agha as a Financier for the Ottoman State (1646–56)

Is it possible to find the full contents of these papers? And also I'm interested in this book — Palais de Hollande in Istanbul: The Embassy and Envoys of the Netherlands Since 1612.
For Anton Çelebi

With respect, Smpad (talk) 22:21, 21 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]

For the conference talks, I'm not sure there's anything published beyond the one-page abstracts for the individual talks and the session. You could try contacting the authors; you can find contact info at the following pages:
(I also found that all of them presented at Turkologentag 2023 Vienna: [10], [11])
Solomon Ucko (talk) 15:52, 22 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Sollyucko, colleague, thank you very much. Please, may I ask you to contact Ms. Gamze Yavuzer? With respect, colleague. Smpad (talk) 16:03, 22 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Alright, I've emailed Dr. Yavuzer's St. Andrew's email address from my university email address. I'll let you know if and when I get a reply.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:15, 22 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Hello, colleague. Have you been given an answer? With respect, Smpad (talk) 11:30, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Smpad: Here are the key parts of the emails so far:

I'm looking for information about Anton Çelebi, and found your talk titled "Who is the Lawful Heir?: Anton Çelebi’s Trans-imperial Inheritance Case between Florence and Istanbul" that you presented at METU and Turkologentag in 2023. Beyond your abstract for that talk (, are you able and willing to share any materials you presented, or any additional information you know about Anton Çelebi?

— me, 5 days ago

May I ask what your work is on Anton, and what exactly do you need for your research?

— Dr. Gamze Yavuzer, yesterday

In this case, I'm asking on behalf of another user on Wikipedia, who says they're planning to use it as a source to improve the Wikipedia article about Anton Çelebi ( Therefore, if you'd be willing to help with that, I'd appreciate any information or sources about any notable details or events that aren't yet mentioned in the article. If you're not interested in supporting this, that's fine, just please let me know.

If possible, I'd like to be able to cite a published/accessible source that directly states each fact mentioned in the article, so that future readers can verify where the information came from. As long as the sources are available somewhere that can be publicly accessed (needing to pay is okay), such as being available from a public library, a public or subscription website or database, a publisher or retailer or reseller, or any other similar location, that's enough; being formally published by a publisher isn't the only option. Sources can be written documents, audio or video recordings, or any other kind of media.

Are you able and willing to provide copies of or citations to any sources written by you or anyone else that could help with this?

— me, yesterday
I'm now waiting for a reply to this, which I expect will take a few days.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 15:16, 27 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Smpad: I've received the following reply:

I've checked the existing Wikipedia page on Anton Chelebi and it seems that the author of the page is already aware of the project on Anton and his brother Hasan. I worked on this project last year and now the PI of this project is working on a book on these brothers. When the book is published, there will be more information to add. For now, however, I cannot add anything more than what is already available on the project's website.

— Dr. Gamze Yavuzer
Solomon Ucko (talk) 14:44, 28 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thank you very much, colleague! With respect, Smpad (talk) 23:37, 28 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Paleogene artiodactyls edit

Hi all. I'm looking for some sources on Paleogene artiodactyls:

  1. Abusch-Siewert S. 1989. Bemerkungen zu den Anoplotherien (Artiodactyla, Mammalia) der Pariser Gipse. Munchner Geowissenschaftlicher Abhandlungen (A) 15: 55–78.
  2. Brunet, M., and J. Sudre. 1980. Deux nouveaux dichobunidés (Artiodactyla, Mammalia) de l'Oligocène inférieur d’Europe. I, II. Proceedings of the Koninklike Nederlandse Akademie Van Wetenschapen, Serie B 83: 121-143.
  3. Brunet, M. 1974. Le premier crane attribue au genre Entelodon (Artiodactyla) appartient en realite au genre Palaeotherium (Perissodactyla). Ann. Paleontol. (Vert.), Paris, 60, 2: 235-242.
  4. Brunet, M. 1979. Les grands Mammiferes chefs de file de l'immigration Oligocene et le probleme de la limite Eocene-Oligocene en Europe. Editions de la Fondation Singer-Polignac, Paris, France. 281 pp.
  5. Dechaseaux, C. 1967. Artiodactyls des Phosphorites du Quercy. I. Etude sur le genre Dichodon. Annales de Paléontologie (Vertèbres), Vert. 51 189-208, 8 fig.
  6. Dietrich, W. O. 1936. Die Huftiere aus dem Obereozän von Mähringen auf der Ulmer. Alb. Palaeontogr., Abt. A 83 163-209, 55 figs., 4 pls.
  7. Dineur. 1982. Le genre Brachyodus, Anthracotheriidae (Artiodactyla, Mammalia) du Miocene inferieur d'Europe et d'Afrique. Memoires des Sciences de la Terre, Universite de Paris, vol. 6, p. 1–186.
  8. Ducrocq, 1995. The contribution of Paleogene anthracotheriid artiodactyls in the paleobiogeographical history of Southern Europe. Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologie Monatshefte, no. 6, p. 355–362.
  9. Hellmund. 1991. Revision der europaischen Species der Gattung Elomeryx Marsh 1894 (Anthracotheriidae, Artiodactyla, Mammalia)— Odontologische Untersuchungen. Palaeontographica Abteilung A, vol. 220, p. 1–101, pls. 1–12.
  10. Hurzeler J. 1936. Osteologie und Odontologie der Caenotheriden. Abhandlungen der Schweizerschen Palaeontologischen Gesellschaft 58–59: 1–111.
  11. Hooker J.J, Weidmann M. 2000. The Eocene mammal faunas of Mortmont, Switzerland. Schweizerische Palaontologische Abhandlungen 120: 1–141.
  12. Sudre. J. 1988. Apport à la connaissance du Dichobune robertiana Gervais, 1848–1852 (Mammalia, Artiodactyla) du Lutétien: considérations sur l'évolution des Dichobunidés. Courier Forschungs-Institut Senckenberg 107:409-418.

Thanks in advance. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Arctodus-simus (talkcontribs) 16:50, 26 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Arctodus-simus The thing to do is copy the DOI number and then paste it into a website called Sci-Hub. I don't want to provide direct links because that would violate wikipedia's policies, but you can find either. 🇺🇲JayCubby✡ plz edit my user pg! Talk 18:19, 26 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I know about this site, but these articles are not in the sci-hub database. Arctodus-simus (talk) 18:24, 26 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
The first one works from what I did. Is the website unresponsive for you? 🇺🇲JayCubby✡ plz edit my user pg! Talk 18:27, 26 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
What article are you talking about? Arctodus-simus (talk) 18:34, 26 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Abusch-Siewert S. 1989. Bemerkungen zu den Anoplotherien (Artiodactyla, Mammalia) der Pariser Gipse. Munchner Geowissenschaftlicher Abhandlungen (A) 15: 55–78. 🇺🇲JayCubby✡ plz edit my user pg! Talk 18:48, 26 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I got #8 (Ducrocq, 1995. The contribution of Paleogene anthracotheriid artiodactyls in the paleobiogeographical history of Southern Europe. Neues Jahrbuch fur Geologie und Palaontologie Monatshefte, no. 6, p. 355–362.).
If you contact me via Special:EmailUser, I'll reply with it.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 18:22, 12 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
P.S. I also got #2, and my university's off-site library has vols. 51 and 60 (1974) of OCLC 1777405, so I've requested scans of #3 and #5; note that for #5 the year appears to be 1965, unless you'd like part II (see [12]).
As for #4, #7, #9, #10, and #11, please see the top of the page: "Due to copyright restrictions, we cannot send you full book/thesis copies. Narrow down your request to a specific chapter or page(s)."
As for #1, #6, and #12, my university doesn't have these, but I can request interlibrary loans for them if you'd like.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 18:50, 12 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks for your reply!
But I can’t send you an email, I don’t know what’s wrong...
How else can I contact you or give you my email? Arctodus-simus (talk) 23:31, 12 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Arctodus-simus: Huh, strange... I've attempted to send you an email with my email address. Did that work?
Solomon Ucko (talk) 23:44, 12 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thank you very much, I received some of the articles! I would be grateful if you could help with others. Arctodus-simus (talk) 17:51, 15 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Arctodus-simus: Alright, I've requested #1, #6, and #12. For the books (and one massive multi-volume article), please use a source such as Google Books or HathiTrust to identify specific page numbers you're interested in. Alternatively, if you let me know what to look for, I can request the whole book in print and try to find the relevant parts (I'm not sending the whole thing), but please note that English is my native language, I studied French for 3 years a few years ago, and I have no specific education in German, since this impacts my ability to find relevant parts of the book.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 04:14, 17 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I've received a scan of #6. The two main parts are titled "Artiodactyla. Fam. Anoplotheriidae Gray, 1821¹)" (with a corresponding footnote that I can transcribe if you're interested) and "Perissodactyla. Fam. Palaeotheriidae Bonaparte, 1850." Are you also interested in working on articles about perissodactyls or only about artiodactyls specifically?
Solomon Ucko (talk) 20:19, 22 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I'm interested in both. Thank you. Arctodus-simus (talk) 22:12, 22 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Political causes hinder Madagascar famine prevention edit

Oxford Analytica (2021), "Political causes hinder Madagascar famine prevention", Expert Briefings.


Looking for this article, which my institution doesn't have access to.

For Madagascar.

Thanks, Zanahary (talk) 21:27, 29 February 2024 (UTC)[reply]

March 2024 edit

History of the 1264th Engineer Combat Battalion edit

Maybe good for additional information about Concentration Subcamp in Geislingen an der Steige mentoined her as Natweiler-Struhof Subcamp. No access to it from Germany. Maybe somebody can help? Library US Army Carlisle Thanks, Archivar-Alex (talk) 08:11, 1 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

I can try to request this by interlibrary loan, but do you have any idea what page numbers might be useful? If not, I can try to request the whole thing, but I'm not sure how successful that'll be, given the limited holdings (see OCLC 16257906) and possible copyright issues with scanning the whole thing. If you're not sure what the page numbers are, and I can't get the whole thing, I'll try asking for a table of contents and/or index (hopefully it has something like that), and then we can use that to figure out what page numbers to ask for.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 20:34, 11 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
I don‘t really know if there is any content in this book relating to my topic but I think it should be at the end (April 1945…). So I unfortunately don‘t know which pages are relevant. The table of content/ index could be helpful here if it exist.
I‘m appreciate your help. Maybe you have luck to get the whole book.
Don‘t know if the copyright thing is the same as it is for some photos of the US Army Signal Corps??
„ This file is a work of a U.S. Army soldier or employee, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, it is in the public domain in the United States.“
Copyright status of works by the federal government of the United States
Thank you Archivar-Alex (talk) 20:07, 12 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Archivar-Alex: Yeah, makes sense. It is created by a US Army soldier, but I'm not sure if it's considered part of their official duties. Anyways, I've attempted to request this, and I'll let you know what response I get. Please email me so I can send you files.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 14:49, 17 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Any news in this topic? Archivar-Alex (talk) 21:07, 1 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Archivar-Alex: I've submitted a request to my university's libraries, who after some back-and-forth, eventually sent a request along to some other library mid-day on March 28th, and are either waiting for a response or taking time to process it. Unfortunately, the amount of time these requests take can vary wildly, depending on various visible and invisible factors, so I don't think I can usefully give you an estimate (though my best guess would be at least a couple of weeks since I think they're going to ship the physical item), but I'm hoping I can get it eventually.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 21:48, 1 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Archivar-Alex: I've received the whole thing. Skimming through it, I see no mention of "Geislingen", "Natweiler", or "Struhof", though I do see some brief mentions of their presence in or near Göppingen.
Solomon Ucko (talk) 06:10, 15 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
That's to bad. Nevertheless thank you for your efforts. I realy thaught their could be some information about it.
Maybe the book could help me by others researches, so I would ask if it is may possible to send me the whole book.
Thank you in advance. Archivar-Alex (talk) 23:14, 15 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Geogaddi sources edit

  • "Boards of Canada: Geogaddi". Q. No. 189. April 2002. p. 110.
  • "Boards of Canada: Geogaddi". Uncut. No. 59. April 2002. p. 94.
  • "100 Best Albums of the Year". Uncut. No. 68. January 2003. p. 95.
  • "Best Albums of 2002". Mojo. No. 110. January 2003. p. 75.

For Geogaddi. Thanks, — Davest3r08 >:) (talk) 13:39, 6 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Prahladpuri Temple edit

  • Karam Ilahi Badar, Tarikh-i-Multan, Rehber Agency, Lahore: 1978 p. 36-38, OCLC 1398347437

For Prahladpuri Temple.

Thanks, TrangaBellam (talk) TrangaBellam (talk) 19:45, 7 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

The Fierce Vienna, Catalan, and Sidelines edit

For Draft:Devin gambit, I have been looking for sources to expand on the 3. ...d5 lines. According to Chessable search, this course has some material about a particular line in this gambit (1.d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g4 d5), and I suspect that the relevant text content is in the "16) 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 - 3rd Move Alternatives" chapter. This was played by Espineko in response to Mamedyarov's use of the gambit in the 2022 Tata Steel Masters at Wijk aan Zee. If I could get just the text explanation of each of the variations involving the move order 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3. g4 d5, as if one were in the "book" mode, that would be sufficient.

Thank you!

Red-tailed hawk (nest) 19:10, 15 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Index to Irish Privy Councillors edit

  • Index to Irish Privy Councillors 1711-1910 (and partially from 1660). Dublin: Privy Council Office. 1910.

For List of Privy Counsellors of Ireland and the articles of each privy counsellor.

It is available in the National Library of Ireland but not viewable online. It is cited as the source of Leigh Rayment's Irish privy counsellor page, which is not a reliable source, so trying to access the original book. Since it is published in 1910, it should be out of copyright.

Thanks, ネイ (talk) 00:46, 21 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@ネイ: The item is a 24-page index, so it likely contains very little data about each privy counsellor. It's available at only the one library, and I don't think WP:RX has any volunteers in Dublin, so your best bet may be asking the National Library of Ireland to scan it for you. You could start with a single page, which costs just €1, to see whether it will be useful for your purpose. --Worldbruce (talk) 16:02, 4 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thanks, ordered a scan and it works for my purpose. Given the scary Terms and Conditions, I am not sure whether I can upload the full text to Wikisource though (the text being produced c. 1910, it is most likely in PD). ネイ (talk) 09:30, 9 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Gambit Chess Openings by Eric Schiller edit

For Draft:Devin gambit. I'm looking at page 16 of this source, which states that there is coverage of the gambit in Schiller's book ("Devin’s 3. g4 is also in the Eric Schiller’s Gambit Chess Openings, where Schiller assesses the position at move 3 as better for Black"). Unfortunately the book is not at the IA library, and it's not searchable on google. I'd only need the portion of the book that relates to this particular gambit (1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. g4), but I don't have page numbers owing to the lack of google preview.

Thanks a bunch,

Red-tailed hawk (nest) 04:16, 21 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

According to the ToC, it could be p. 570 of the book. I found some discussion of this gambit in another of his books, Unorthodox Chess Openings (p. 201-202), which I sent you via wikimail. It is a very short fragment but maybe it will help. Szmenderowiecki (talk) 00:14, 25 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Looking for a better image edit

  • Agriculture and Live-stock in India. Volume VIII. Part 1. January 1938. Imperial Council of Agricultural Research. Colonel Sir Arthur Olver, C.B., C.M.G.,F.R.C.V.S. An appreciation. pp. 339-340.

For a better image of Arthur Olver at commons:File:Sir_Arthur_Olver.jpg

Thanks, Shyamal (talk) 05:10, 24 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Did the worship of turquoise begin in Ancient Egypt? edit

Are there any authoritative sources that the religious worship of turquoise began in Ancient Egypt? For turquoise

Thanks, Vyacheslav84 (talk) 11:33, 26 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Vyacheslav84, there is a chapter "Religious Role and Daily Life Use of Turquoise in Ancient Egypt" in Turquoise in Ancient Egypt: Concept and Role, Ahmed Mohamed Ali Mansour, Archaeopress, 2014. With respect, Smpad (talk) 19:59, 26 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Thank you, is there anything about the very first worship in the world? --Vyacheslav84 (talk) 03:09, 27 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Apparently, goddess Hathor was also associated with turquoise. Cf. Khazeni, Arash (2014). Sky Blue Stone: The Turquoise Trade in World History. Univ of California Press. pp. 20–21, 95–98. ISBN 9780520958357. KHR FolkMyth (talk) 01:37, 5 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

NAI Biennial meeting edit

Greetings, has someone access to "Hock, A. N., Cabrol, N. A., Grin, E. A., & Rothschild, L. (2005). Ultraviolet radiation and life at high-altitude: Licancabur 2004. In NAI 2005 Biennal Meeting, University of Colorado, Boulder, Center for Astrobiology,(abstract# 1043)." and "Field and diving exploration of the highest lakes on Earth: analogy of environment and habitats with early Mars and life adaptation strategies to UV"? For Licancabur

Thanks, Jo-Jo Eumerus (talk) 12:54, 27 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

ÖGM-Bulletin edit

Greetings, has someone access to "Lazar, R., Podesser, A. (2004): Bericht über die Errichtung der höchstgelegenen Klimastation der Welt (Llullaillaco, 6.739m). ÖGM-Bulletin 2002/2003, 47–50"? For Llullaillaco

Thanks, Jo-Jo Eumerus (talk) 12:54, 27 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

[13], this is absolutely rare. The library of the deutsche wetterdienst states that you can order copies from them for 0.20 € per page. FordPrefect42 (talk) 06:00, 27 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Quaternary of South America and Antarctic Peninsula edit

Greetings, has someone access to Quaternary of South America and Antarctic Peninsula? Somewhere (pagee 261?) there is a mention of Llullaillaco

Thanks, Jo-Jo Eumerus (talk) 12:54, 27 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]


Greetings, has someone access to:

  • "Lahsen, A.; Munizaga, F. 1983. Geología de los cuadrángulos Putana, Licancabur, Cerros de Guayaques y Ayquina: Hoja Calama. Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería-Universidad de Chile: 95 p., 1 cuadro, 9 figs., 1 tabla, Santiago", " Marinovic S., Nicolás. Lahsen A., Alfredo. Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (Chile). 1984. Hoja Calama, Región de Antofagasta : escala 1:250.000. Carta Geológica de Chile (58). SERNAGEOMIN. " and "Lara P., Luis, Orozco L., Gabriel, Amigo R., Álvaro y Silva P., Carolina (2011) Peligros volcánicos de Chile [en línea].Santiago. SERNAGEOMIN. Carta Geológica de Chile, Serie Geología Ambiental nº013."? For Licancabur
  • "Gardeweg P., Moyra, Ramírez R., Carlos Felipe, Davidson M., John (1993) Mapa geológico del área del Salar de Punta Negra y del volcán Llullaillaco, Región de Antofagasta [en línea].Santiago. SERNAGEOMIN. Documentos de Trabajo nº005. " for Llullaillaco
  • "Naranjo, J.A., Villa, V. y Venegas, C. 2013b. Geología de las áreas Salar de Pajonales y Cerro Moño, Regiones de Antofagasta y Atacama. Escala 1:100.000. Servi- cio Nacional de Geología y Minería, Carta Geológi- ca de Chile, Serie Geología Básica 153-154, Santiago." for Lastarria

Thanks, Jo-Jo Eumerus (talk) 12:54, 27 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

"'Superman' takes $3.2 mil one day". The Hollywood Reporter. December 28, 1978. p. 1. edit

Does somebdy have this article? — Preceding unsigned comment added by Starmarco2014 (talkcontribs) 04:48, 31 March 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Starmarco2014: Email me for it. --Worldbruce (talk) 13:50, 4 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

April 2024 edit

Door in the tunnel of the Cheops pyramid edit

It seems they wanted to open the second doors at the end of the ventilation shafts of the Queen's chamber - is there any news on this topic? --Vyacheslav84 (talk) 16:34, 1 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Vyacheslav84: You can try asking that question on the of Ma'at as a post in the Ancient Egypt discussion Forum for an informed answer. Also, do not forget to mention that you are looking for reliable sources for editing Wikipedia. If you don't get a response by doing that, I know people whom I can ask directly about it. Paul H. (talk) 01:36, 17 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Paul H.: The forum does not allow you to register, it says that email addresses are prohibited from being used. --Vyacheslav84 (talk) 04:00, 18 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Vyacheslav84: "The forum does not allow you to register..." There are ongoing problems with the site's coding for registration and login. I myself have been oceassionally locked out at login even though I am a registered user. Hopefully, it will get fixed. This is the problem of low budget, self-funded web site.
However, I noticed that there currently is an active thread about the "tunnel door." It is Mysterious doors in Great Pyramid to be unlocked by Hawass (5 Dec 2023). Its posts contain links to articles and past posts about the door's "unlocking." The latest news, April 11, 2024 is that Hawass ... "has been working with a team of robotics experts with a new robot design. He said that more will be announced early June." This was from an April 11, 2024 lecture by Hawass. I will see if I can find a more reliable source of information. Paul H. (talk) 21:23, 18 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Paul H. Thank you so much, I'll be waiting! --Vyacheslav84 (talk) 14:54, 19 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Vyacheslav84: I looked around and could not find anything in terms of recent, reliable sources about the shafts of the Great Pyramids. It seems detailed information will only be released in June of this year according to the latest chatter. What I found is:

Miatello, L., 2020. On the Pairs of Shafts in the Pyramid of Khufu as Means for the Ascent to the Akhet. Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt, 56, pp.115-141.

More of his papers are at Egyptian religion and iconography.

Weyburne, K., 2021. An Investigation into the Purpose of the Southern Shaft of the King’s Chamber of the Great Pyramid. PalArch's Journal of Archaeology of Egypt/Egyptology, 18(4), pp.2744-2757.

Of unknown reliability, I found a self-published article Secrets of the small shafts of the pyramid of Cheops. This article has references for the background history of the early archaeological exploration of the shafts that might prove useful.

A source of background information, might be Digital Giza at Harvard University. Paul H. (talk) 03:19, 21 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Paul H.: Thanks a lot! --Vyacheslav84 (talk) 09:34, 21 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

NZ rail-related books for Nelson Section edit

  • Churchman, Geoffrey B; Hurst, Tony (2001) [1990, 1991]. The Railways of New Zealand: A Journey through History (Second ed.). Transpress New Zealand. ISBN 0-908876-20-3.
  • Leitch, David; Scott, Brian (1995). Exploring New Zealand's Ghost Railways (1998 ed.). Wellington: Grantham House. ISBN 1-86934048-5.
  • O'Donnell, Barry (2005). When Nelson Had A Railway: The Life And Death Of New Zealand’s Last Isolated Railway 1876–1955. Wellington: Schematics Limited. ISBN 0-476-01119-1.
  • Voller, Lois (1991). Rails To Nowhere: The History of the Nelson Railway. Nelson: Nikau Press. ISBN 0-9597974-1-6.

Access to any of the above would be appreciated, especially nos. 2 and 4.
For clarification of copyright status on Nelson Section.

Thanks, – Isochrone (talk) 11:43, 9 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Plate 191, edit

If someone could send me plate 191 (Shah with a dignatory...), that would be splendid. For some reason, the website only allows me to download a fraction of the images.

For: Safavid Iran.

Thanks, - LouisAragon (talk) 18:08, 12 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Is it an image request or you want to describe the image? If the latter, the Russian Academy of Sciences posted a book that describes the plate on page 110. I am sure though that you want to upload it to Wikipedia as it's public domain, but here I just think that Harvard are being assholes for restricting access to public domain documents (I tried maniulating the width and height of the image in question but Harvard sysadmins aren't that stupid, so the request redirected me to the login page). Szmenderowiecki (talk) 14:00, 16 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

"Use of Stars in the Literature of Science Fiction and Fantasy" edit

  • Dean, John (1984). "Use of Stars in the Literature of Science Fiction and Fantasy". Metaphores. No. 9/10. p. 91–100. ISSN 0290-6635.

For Stars and planetary systems in fiction. Cited by the "Stars" entry in Gary Westfahl's Science Fiction Literature through History: An Encyclopedia. I think this is what I'm looking for, though unfortunately it is not accessible via Google Books.

Thanks in advance. TompaDompa (talk) 20:02, 14 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

1948 Associated Press report edit

Not sure if it's the right place to ask, but maybe someone has the access to the Associated Press archives. There is a newspaper that mentions the Associated Press as the origin of a story about the war in Palestine published on January 6 1948. Is it possible to find the original report? Is it likely that it will contain more details? Apologies for a vague request.

For Three Phase Operation (under AfD)

Thanks, Alaexis¿question? 19:29, 21 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Alaexis AP materials would only have been available as reprints in subscribing newspapers. You may want to search for key phrases from the article in newspapers from around that date to see if any publication ran a longer version of the story. Sammi Brie (she/her • tc) 19:50, 12 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Got it, thanks! Alaexis¿question? 06:27, 13 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Arthur James Butler obituary in BGS annual report edit

Obituary for Arthur James Butler, British Geological Society Geological Society of London Annual Report, 1985.

For his Wikidata item and species:Arthur James Butler, please. Andy Mabbett (Pigsonthewing); Talk to Andy; Andy's edits 22:30, 21 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Is it in or
Solomon Ucko (talk) 16:25, 22 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Apologies; not the BGS, the Geological Society of London. Andy Mabbett (Pigsonthewing); Talk to Andy; Andy's edits 16:41, 22 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Biography of Mother Solomon edit

  • Marsh, Thelma R. (1984). Daughter of Grey Eyes: The Story of Mother Solomon. OCLC 11815829.

For User:Averageuntitleduser/Mother Solomon. Although self-published, it has been touted extensively by Labelle 2021 and newspapers of the time. I am looking for as many pages as is possible or reasonable. I'd be happy with any range, but am most interested in her activities in Kansas and work as a nanny upon returning to Ohio, the general 40s area seems a safe bet. I have found no online copy, and HaithiTrust is a dead end, but it is held by a handful of universities, like Indiana and Cornell, as well as some local Ohian libraries.

Thanks, Averageuntitleduser (talk) 00:56, 23 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Black Sports edit

For John "Big Train" Moody. Google Books has a preview for what looks like a multi-page feature story in an edition of Black Sports (see above). If someone could show me how to get it I'd appreciate it.

Thanks, BeanieFan11 (talk) 00:03, 24 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Detective Story Magazine, volume 21 issue 5, March 4, 1919 edit

For Thubway Tham and Elevated Elmer and corresponding Wikisource page. Numerous scans are available on, but not this particular issue.

Thanks, ARandomName123 (talk)Ping me! 17:02, 27 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Parapliohyrax edit

  •  Y Pickford, M.; Moya Sola, S.; Mein, P. (1997). "A revised phylogeny of Hyracoidea (Mammalia) based on new specimens of Pliohyracidae from Africa and Europe". N. Jb. Geol. Paläont. Abh. 205: 265–288.
  Doing...Doc TaxonTalk • 11:36, 2 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  SentDoc TaxonTalk • 17:17, 2 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  • Robinson, P.; Black, C. (1996). "Vertebrate faunas from the Neogene of Tunisia". Annals of the Geological Survey of Egypt. 4: 319–332. ISSN 0365-2777.
  • Lavocat, R. (1961). "Le gisement de vertébrés miocènes de Béni Mellal (Maroc)". Notes Mém. Serv. géol. Maroc. 155: 29–94. ISSN 0369-1748.
  •  Y Pickford, M. (1996). "Pliohyracids (Mammalia, Hyracoidea) from the upper Middle Miocene at Berg Aukas, Namibia". Comptes rendus de l'Académie des Sciences de Paris. 322: 501–505.
  Doing...Doc TaxonTalk • 11:21, 2 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  SentDoc TaxonTalk • 12:31, 3 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

For Parapliohyrax still. The first article should be the most useful but is only hosted by Schweizerbart. The three other articles are quite more difficult to find. I'm hoping to also expand the pages of other genera of hyraxes, depending on the data present in those documents

Thanks, Larrayal (talk) 17:19, 28 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Larrayal: email me for Robinson. --Worldbruce (talk) 17:50, 10 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

UK Who's Who - Anne Griffiths edit

For Anne Griffiths

I used to have library access to WW, but sadly no longer.

Thanks, Mystery Merrivale (talk) 19:39, 29 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.U45774Doc TaxonTalk • 20:35, 29 April 2024 (UTC)[reply]

May 2024 edit

Q Special Edition - 1001 Best Songs Ever edit

  • "Q Special Edition - 1001 Best Songs Ever". Q. 2003.

For any article in Special:Search/insource: (22 articles). Currently the source used does not seem to be reliable, but I could not find any alternative reliable links, only brief mentions of some songs in the list.

Thanks, Spinixster (trout me!) 10:31, 1 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Aglaonema and Siti Nurhaliza (in Indonesian) edit

  1. Yulia, Tetty (2006). Pesona Aglaonema Indonesia. AgroMedia. ISBN 9789790060289.
  2. Hambali, Greg (2007). Aglaonema Silangan Greg Hambali, Kiblat Aglaomania Dunia. Samindra Utama. ISBN 979-23-2178-0.

I am improving Siti Nurhaliza's article and her impact in Indonesia where she had an aglaonema plant hybrid species named after her in the country by famed Indonesian botanist, Gregori G. Hambali (Greg Hambali). I am not sure what are the exact pages for both because I could not even find a preview for them. I want to use these sources to support this fact.

Thanks, SyFuelIgniteBurned 15:58, 1 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Obituary on Maurice Roques edit

Hi, I'm looking for:

  • Maurice Roques (1995): L'ouverture aux temps actuels. In: Revue d'Auvergne, vol. 109, Société des amis de l'Université de Clermont, 1995, p. 39 ff. ISSN 0035-1008

Has anyone access or ILL possible? Thanks a lot, – Doc TaxonTalk • 09:30, 2 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

1996 Resource Links article edit

Hello. I'm looking for this article for my draft on Ron Lightburn:

  • Jenkinson, Dave (June 1996). "Profiles". Resource Links. Vol. 1, no. 5. pp. 200–203. ISSN 1201-7647.

The Wikipedia Library doesn't cover that year on Gale unfortunately. Thanks! --MrLinkinPark333 (talk) 02:07, 4 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Comment: The Canadian Children's Book Centre says the article is on pages 104–107. I don't know which of the two sources is correct. —Bruce1eetalk 07:16, 4 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
The page range is what Gale mentioned on The Wikipedia Library for the magazine's index. Not sure why the inconsistency. MrLinkinPark333 (talk) 18:15, 5 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Panzerfaust and Campaign #77 edit

This fan generated list:[14] shows that issue #77 of Panzerfaust and Campaign (January-February 1977) had a review section titled "Thumbnail Analysis" by Don Lowry which reviewed East Front (game), The Siege of Jerusalem, Palace of the Vampire Queen, among other games. I do not know the page #s unfortunately, but if anyone could find a copy that would be awesome. :) If you find other issues of the same periodical, even better! BOZ (talk) 07:24, 4 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@BOZ: The only WorldCat holdings are at Bowling Green State University and The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY. Consider reaching out directly to the publisher (and reviewer). He's on LinkedIn at [15]. Web searches also return a phone number and mailing address in Hemet, California. If you can show him what you've done on Wikipedia with other wargame magazine reviews he might be willing to help. --Worldbruce (talk) 03:58, 8 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

"The UHF Band Strikes Up", Newsweek, March 3, 1969 edit

For KKOG-TV. My ProQuest access only has an abstract.

Thanks, Sammi Brie (she/her • tc) 05:36, 5 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Delivered the requested source via Discord, this request can be marked as satisfied by the requesting user. PrimalMustelid (talk) 19:44, 21 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Arthur Mowbray Jones: fern prints, etc. edit

Arthur Mowbray Jones (Wikispecies) published several sets of prints of ferns, with text descriptions which I have listed on Wikisource. A 2015 book about his work included a CD-ROM with digitisations of these.

I am looking to add images of the prints to Commons and to transcribe Jones' original texts to Wikisource; as well as writing and illustrating his biography here.

No scans seem to be available at the Internet Archive or Biodiversity Heritage Library.

Can anyone assist, please? Andy Mabbett (Pigsonthewing); Talk to Andy; Andy's edits 14:19, 5 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Pigsonthewing perhaps you could purchase the book? I don't think it's particularly expensive, given the fact that it comes with the CD-ROM. BorgQueen (talk) 09:27, 6 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Technical reports about sounding rockets edit

  • Performance Summary for the Aerobee 150A Sounding Rocket Vehicle (PDF) (Report). Vought Astronautics. 18 April 1961. AST/EIR-13319, NASA-CR-15152.
  • Performance Summary for the Arcas Sounding Rocket Vehicle [tentative title] (Report). Vought Astronautics. AST/EIR-13321, NASA-CR-?.
  • [Summary Report, unknown full title] (Report). Vought Astronautics. AST/EIR-13337, NASA-CR-?.
  • [Rocket Motor Ballistic Data Report, unknown full title] (Report). Vought Astronautics. AST/EIR-13336, NASA-CR-?.

For Arcas and about 10 other articles about American sounding rockets.

Houston, we have a problem! While searching for sources about Arcas sounding rocket, I found that some of the pictures of it (like that scheme) comes from scanned pages of a summary report about 18 sounding rockets, published on 18 April 1961. Scanned pages were available at "" website (archived, but pictures weren't archived).

Searching for that report, I found another report, about Aerobee, on the website of rocket simulation software RASAero: [16]. Schemes of Aerobee in that report are in the same style as schemes of Arcas, showing that the reports are from one series. That report revealed that the reports in question were not from NASA itself, but from Vought Astronautics. It also contains a list of other reports of the series. The first page of document contains accession and NASA Contractor Report (CR) numbers. So, to locate other ~18 reports, I tried to find it on NTRS, where all such technical reports are to be found.

I found nothing. Not by title, not by CR number, not by contract number (NAS1-1013), not by author (Vought). Maybe it is on the "NASA Registered Content" part of NTRS? That would be strange, as only report on motors was classified ("Confidential"). Thanks, Trasheater Midtier🐉(talk) 16:57, 15 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Mackay and Mackay, "Hypnosis and Pornography", Porn Studies (2023) edit

For reference in the discussion at Talk:Autogynephilic persuasive pornography § Requested move 8 May 2024. Graham (talk) 05:10, 18 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Graham: You should be able to access this through WP:TWL's library bundle.[17] --Worldbruce (talk) 06:47, 18 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
Fixing ping to Graham11. DanCherek (talk) 22:58, 20 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Efimov 1982 on Ferganosuchus edit

Been looking for this paper on Ferganosuchus, a possible tomistomine crocodilian, only been able to find other papers briefly allude to it but no available copy of the work itself.

Thanks, Armin Reindl (talk) 09:59, 20 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@Armin Reindl: do you prefer the Russian or the English paper? – Doc TaxonTalk • 10:36, 20 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
If possible then definitely the English translation. Thanks in advance Armin Reindl (talk) 11:12, 20 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Armin Reindl: I got information that this paper was not translated yet. I have got the Russian paper for you, so Please send me a wikimail to provide you with the paper. – Doc TaxonTalk • 11:02, 23 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Armin Reindl:   SentDoc TaxonTalk • 18:01, 23 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Golden Girls / Louise Page edit

  1. Wandor, Michelene (1986). Carry On Understudies: Theatre and Sexual Politics. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. I'm looking for any references to the play Golden Girls specifically, (includes p. 180 in the print edition, which has a quote "competitive instinct and the desire to 'win' in the women and the men") and possibly to Louise Page more generally if there is a focused section about her.
    @BennyOnTheLoose: I can send you the relevant pages in a wiki email; there's a fair few. ——Serial Number 54129 17:32, 26 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  2. Page, Louise (1990). Plays:1. London: Bloomsbury. ISBN 9781408161715. (doi:10.5040/9781408161715.00000082 This is available through Drama Online, and hopefully via other sources. Specifically, I'm after:
    • A Chronology p. vii
    • Introduction pp. ix-xii
    • Cast and Production Details p.216
    • Acknowledgement p.216
      Doing...Doc TaxonTalk • 14:07, 22 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
    @BennyOnTheLoose:   SentDoc TaxonTalk • 18:26, 23 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
  3. Quinn, Michael (17 June 2020). "Louise Page (Obituary)". The Stage.

For Draft:Golden Girls (play) and Louise Page.

Many Thanks, BennyOnTheLoose (talk) 14:05, 20 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

The Games Machine Italy edit

  • "Review: Alien Breed 3D II: The Killing Grounds". The Games Machine (in Italian). No. 90. October 1996.

For Alien Breed 3D II: The Killing Grounds, I need a whole review of the game written by this Italian magazine. Supposedly, a website called RetroEdicola hosts a scan of this issue of the magazine, but viewing scans there requires registration, although some scans available on the Internet Archive are pulled from the website.

Thanks, FreeMediaKid$ 18:17, 20 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Theses excerpts of Palaeotherium edit

  • Franzen, Jens Lorenz (1968). Revision der Gattung Paleotherium Cuvier 1804:(Palaeotheriidae, Perissodactyla, Mammalia) (Thesis). Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany: University of Freiburg.
  • Hochberger, D. (1994). Versuch einer Rekonstruktion des Huftieres Palaeotherium magnum CUVIER 1804 im Vergleich mit rezenten laufangepassten Säugetieren (Thesis). Heidelberg University.

Hi, I do need additional sources relating to the Palaeotheriidae, especially Palaeotherium, but since the above sources are theses, I will at least request source portions that are critical. For the former source, may I have pages that concern the taxonomy of the genus Palaeotherium itself (the genus plus species diagnoses and anatomical descriptions, especially of synonymized species and the newly erected species P. pomeli and P. ruetimeyeri?) And for the latter, may I have at least pages detailing the anatomical descriptions of the vertebrae, ribs, and limb bones of P. magnum? It is critical that I be able to define the diagnosis of the genus and the postcranial anatomy of it. Thanks! PrimalMustelid (talk) 19:39, 22 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Börsenblatt für den deutschen Buchhandel edit

  • Maletzke, Elsemarie (13 September 1977). "Gegen die »Lektorateneinheitssoße«". Börsenblatt für den deutschen Buchhandel (73): 65–67.

For Translating The Lord of the Rings and Margaret Carroux. Probably Volume 144. Found the bibliographic details here.

Thanks, —Kusma (talk) 15:22, 25 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Actually, according to [18], it is Volume 33. —Kusma (talk) 09:09, 26 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Hill: MEK Mounting Charm Offensive to Generate Support on Capitol Hill edit

  • Dealey, Sam (23 April 2003). "MEK Mounting Charm Offensive to Generate Support on Capitol Hill". Hill. Washington, DC. p. 8.

For People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran. Any idea how to find it? I just saw it referenced in a tertiary source, but it seems too old to be preserved online, and too new to be at Thanks, MarioGom (talk) 18:34, 25 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

@MarioGom:   Emailed (via Nexis Uni). DanCherek (talk) 20:17, 25 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

Brepols chapter edit

Hi all. Any chance someone has access to the following?

Source gatherment for Medieval London. Cheers, ——Serial Number 54129 17:23, 26 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

I can try to get this from the library on Tuesday if no one else can send it before then. DanCherek (talk) 20:13, 26 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@DanCherek: If you could have a go, I'd appreciate that, but don't break a leg over it. Med. London has been annoying me for ages, though :) ——Serial Number 54129 15:06, 27 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Serial Number 54129:   Sent via email. DanCherek (talk) 17:26, 28 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

A source on Mozart's horn concertos and the hornist Joseph Leutgeb edit

Does anyone have a copy of this? I have seen it cited by others for information that interests me, but I've not been able to access the original.

Thanks, Double sharp (talk) 07:29, 27 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]

  Doing...Doc TaxonTalk • 09:58, 27 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]
@Double sharp: Please send me a wikimail to provide you with the paper. – Doc TaxonTalk • 13:09, 28 May 2024 (UTC)[reply]