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Wilder, Baasil

Librarian

Research interests include library science, customer service, philately, and community museology. Active member of the Philatelic Librarians Round Table. Participates in global collaborative efforts including the Global Philatelic Library.

Positions

Geographic Focus

Background And Education

Education And Training

Professional Biography

  • works professionally in a library, providing access to information, and social or technical programming, or instruction on information literacy to users.

Awards And Honors

Public Biography

  • Baasil Wilder is a librarian in the Research Services division of the Smithsonian Libraries. He works at NPM and ACM.

Research And Grants

Keywords

  • librarian, stamps, community, museum

Publications

Selected Publications

  • Article

    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2022. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 71, (2) 90–90. 2022
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2022. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 71, (3) 171–171. 2022
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2022. "Library News: Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 71, (1) 17–18. 2022
    • Wilder, Baasil. 2022. "The Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum Library." Caxtonian, 30, (4) 1–4. 2022
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2021. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 70, (1) 9–10. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2021. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 70, (2) 89. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2021. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 70, (3) 170–171. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2021. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 70, (4) 248–249. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil. 2021. "Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum: Visit the Library Without Leaving Home." , 2021-02-15. https://www.washingtoninformer.com/smithsonians-anacostia-community-museum-visit-the-library-without-leaving-home/. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2020. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 69, (3) 169–169. 2020
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2019. "Library News : National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 68, (2) 95–95. 2019
    • Wilder, Baasil and Tiffney, Scott. 2019. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 68, (4) 250–250. 2019
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2019. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 68, (3) 173–173. 2019
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2019. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 68, (1) 9–10. 2019
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2018. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 67, (3) 170–171. 2018
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2018. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 67, (4) 253–254. 2018
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2018. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 67, (2) 93–94. 2018
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2018. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 67, (1) 11–13. 2018
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2017. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 66, (3) 168–168. 2017
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2017. "Library News: National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature Review, 66, (4) 249–250. 2017
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2017. "National Postal Museum Library." Philatelic Literature Review, 66, (2) 92–93. 2017
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2017. "Philatelic Library highlights : National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature review, 66, (1) 11. 2017
    • Wilder, Baasil and Lugo, Sergio. 2015. "Philatelic Library highlights : National Postal Museum." Philatelic Literature review, 64, (1) 9–10. 2015
  • Blog Posting

  • Book

  • Chapter

    • Wilder, Baasil. 2020. "Philately." 29 ed. Laguardia, Cheryl, editor. New York: Bowker. In Magazines for Libraries . 2020
  • Information Content Entity

    • Wilder, Baasil. 2021. GOBI Training for the H&C Dept [presentation]. GOBI Training for the H&C Dept, February 9, 2022. online/zoom Passcode: Ubv%m91e: EBSCO. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil, Davies, Nicola, Gates, Jim, Lee, Deborah, Morel, Richard, and Tiffney, Scott. 2021. "Libraries, Librarians and Philately: A Panel Discussion." Given at The American Philatelic Society Celebrates National Library Week 2021, April 8, 2021. https://youtu.be/fkLreI4RaQ0. 2021
    • Wilder, Baasil, Silversmith, Elayne, and Kahn, Gabriella. 2020. "Ask a Librarian Live: History & Culture Edition." Given at Ask a Librarian Live: History & Culture Edition, October 8, 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PEXIvDiTzUo. 2020
  • Webpage

Activities

Responsible Collections Areas

  • Covid-19 Funding Research Committee

    https://sinet.sharepoint.com/sites/PRISM2/SIOrganization/osp/Pages/Funding_Opportunities.aspx

Teaching Activities

Affiliation

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Contact

Location

Mailing Address

  • Pob 151232

    Alexandria, Va  22315

    USA