The Accidental Taxonomist: Reviews

Book Overview
Table of Contents
Foreword to the 3rd Edition by Stephanie Lemieux
Foreword to the 2nd Edition by Joseph Busch
Foreword to the 1st Edition by Patrick Lambe
Websites from the Book
Index (PDF)
Book Signing Events
Order from Publisher

Book Reviews of the First Edition

Befus, Rebecca. “Book Reviews: The Accidental Taxonomist.” Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship. No. 62, Summer 2010.

Fassebender, Jochen. “The Accidental Taxonomist” (Buchbesprechungen). Information – Wissenshaft & Praxis. Vol. 64, Issue 6, November, 2013, pp. 373-374.

Fourie, Ina. “The Accidental Taxonomist.” Electronic Library, The, Vol. 29, No.1, 2011, pp. 152 – 153. (PDF)

Lane, Karen. “The Accidental Taxonomist.” Technical Communication, Vol. 58, No. 4, Nov. 2011, p. 348-349. (PDF)

Lindberg, Lori. “The Accidental Taxonomist.” Journal of Digital Asset Management. No. 6, 2010, pp. 304–305.

Living, H. Review of: Hedden, Heather. The accidental taxonomist. Information Research, Vol. 15, No. 2, May 2010.

Macgregor, George. “The Accidental Taxonomist.” Library Review, Vol. 60, No. 1, 2011, pp. 86 – 88. (PDF)

Smith, Melody. “The Accidental Taxonomist by Heather Hedden Review.” TaxoDiary Blog. June 14, 2010.

Tonkin, Emma. “The General-purpose Taxonomist.” Ariadne. No. 65, October 2010.

Upshall, Michael. ConsultMU. September 21, 2013.

Weaver, Carolyn.”The Accidental Taxonomist” (Book review). Key Words. Vol. 18, No. 4, September – December 2010, p. 141. (PDF)

White, Martin. The Accidental Taxonomist” (Book review) Intranets, September-October 2010, p. 5. (PDF)

Wiley, Deborah Lynne. “The Accidental Taxonomist” (Book review). Online. September-October, 2010, pp. 62-63. (PDF)

Amazon Customer Reviews

Book Reviews of the Second Edition

Beach, Kevin. “Hedden, Heather. The Accidental Taxonomist, 2nd Ed.” VOYA Magazine, August 2016, p. 90. (PDF)

“The Accidental Taxonomist, second edition.” Internet Bookwatch, July 2016. (PDF)

Wyman, Pilar. “The Accidental Taxonomist, 2d ed.” Technical Communication, Vol. 63, No. 4, November 2016, pp. 384-385.


Book Reviews of the Third Edition

Wyman, Pilar. “The accidental taxonomist, 3rd edn. Heather Hedden.”  The Indexer, Vol. 41, No. 2, June 2023, pp. 214-215. (PDF)