Thomas H. Reynolds, 1933–

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Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

Chair, Foreign and International Law Committee, 1969–70
Chair, Joseph L. Andrews Bibliographic Award Committee, 1976–77
Chair, Nominations Committee, 1976–77
Chair, Local Arrangements Committee, 1979 Annual Meeting (San Francisco), 1978–79
General Editor, Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals, 1984–2010
AALL Executive Board, 1993–96

Professional Honors and Awards

Joseph L. Andrews Bibliographical Award, 1990
Presidential Certificate of Appreciation for Dedicated Services as Editor of the Index to Legal Periodicals since 1985, 2001
Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2004
AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

Editor, Life and Death: Their Social Definitions. Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Glanville, 1973.
“Foreign Commercial Legislation in English,” Law Library Journal 69 (1976): 41–59.

"Highest Aspirations or Barbarous Acts . . . The Explosion in Human Rights Documentation: A Bibliographic Survey,” Law Library Journal 71 (1978): 1–48.
"Clouds of Codes: The New International Economic Order through Codes of Conduct: A Survey,” Law Library Journal 75 (1982): 315–54.
Editor, Index to Foreign Legal Publications. Berkeley: University of California Press for the American Association of Law Libraries, 1984–2010.
“Comparative Legal Dictionaries,” American Journal of Comparative Law 34 (1986): 551–58.
Editor, Foreign Law: Current Sources of Codes and Basic Legislation in Jurisdictions of the World. Buffalo, N.Y.: William S. Hein & Co., 1989–2007 (with Arturo Flores).
“Secondary Sources for Research in European Law,” International Journal of Legal Information 20 (1992): 41–54.
"Socialist Legal Systems: Reflections on Their Emergence and Demise,” International Journal of Legal Information 20 (1992): 215–37.
Foreign Research Series (audio tapes). Los Angeles: LRC, 1992.
“Legal Indexing on an International Scale,” Australian Law Librarian 3 (1995): 134–43.
“Memorial: Joyce Elaine Malden,” Law Library Journal 99 (2007): 161–62.
Editor, Foreign Law Guide. Berkeley: University of California, 2007– (with Arturo Flores).

Selected Publications about the Inductee


Mary D. Hood, “Two Named as Recipients of Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award,” AALL Spectrum 8 (June 2004): 10–11.
Thomas Reynolds, Interview. In An Oral History of Law Librarianship, interviewed by Patrick E. Kehoe, July 2, 2013, videorecording. Spinelli’s Law Library Reference Shelf, HeinOnline.

Professional Positions

Assistant Reference Librarian, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 1958–61
Reference Librarian, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 1961–69
Head of Reference, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 1969–74

Associate Librarian and Foreign and Comparative Law Librarian, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 1974–2006
Foreign and Comparative Law Librarian Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 2007–

Education

A.B., University of California, Berkeley, 1954
M.L.S., University of California, Berkeley, 1958