Assoc Librarian (FSC)
Collections Scholarly Communic
(480) 965-2618

Bio: 

Curator, IsraPulp Collection. ASU Libraries. 2004-present.
Editor-in-Chief, 
Judaica
Librarianship
 
(peer-reveiwed journal).
2012–present.
Convener, Popular Cultures Discussion Group. Association of College
and Research Libraries. 2013–2014.
President, Research Libraries, Archives, and Special Collections
Division. Association of Jewish Libraries. 2010–2012.  
Vice-President, Research Libraries, Archives, and Special Collections
Division. Association of Jewish Libraries. 2008–2010.
Chair, International Interest Group. Arizona Library Association. 2010.
Refereed Publications

  • Leket-Mor, Rachel. 2011. “The Israeli Popular Literature
    Collection at ASU Libraries.” Judaica Librarianship
    16/17: 1–53.Reviews the history of Hebrew non-canonized
    literature and the unique collection I established at ASU Libraries.
    Featured on journal cover. http://dx.doi.org/10.14263/2330-2976.1003.
  • Leket-Mor, Rachel. 2005. "Jewish Translation History: A
    Bibliography of Bibliographies and Studies." Target 17
    (1): 171–178.
  • Leket, Rachel. 2004. "'Unspeakable' Translation Norms:
    Ya'akov Orland as a Translator of Children's Literature."
    Olam Katan, Journal of Children's Literature Studies 2:
    141–168.

Posters

  • Leket-Mor, Rachel.(2014, March). "A Portrait of the Librarian
    as an Emerging Publisher: A Proactive Approach." Journal of
    Librarianship and Scholarly Communication
    . Poster presented
    at the Library Publishing Forum, Kansas City, MO. http://dx.doi.org/10.7710/2162-3309/lpf.1009.
  • The Israeli Popular Literature Collection at ASU Libraries.
    Association for Jewish Studies 39th Annual Conference (poster
    session with continually run PowerPoint slides, 2007).

Edited Publications

  • Hebrew Dictionaries. Guide to
    Reference
    . 2009-present.
  • Leket, Rachel. 1998. "In the Sanctum Sanctorum of des
    Esseintes." In Huysmans, J.-K., Benny Ziffer, Yoram Bronowski,
    and Rahel Leket. Le-hefekh. Mif`al le-targum sifre
    mofet. Yerushalayim: Karmel. Joris-Karl
    Huysmans' Á Rebours (Against
    Nature
    ), Hebrew translation.

Exhibits Curated

  • Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James
    Bible
    . A Traveling Exhibition sposored by the National
    Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association,
    and a local exhibit based on ASU Libraries materilas. Part of a
    sponsored project that included free panel discussions for the
    public and student competition. Hayden Library, 2011. http://repository.asu.edu/items/25410
  • Teach Them Diligently to Your Children: Jewish Ritual and
    Music
    . In conjunction with the semester-long project,
    "Ways of Happiness, Paths of Peace: Bernstein, Bloch, and Music
    of the Jewish Tradition. ASU's Music Library. 2007. http://repository.asu.edu/items/25408.
  • Living with Jewish Books. In honor of Edward and Mae
    Zipperstein, donors of a 10,000 book collection of Judaica,
    Religious Studies, and Philosophy. Hayden Library. 2004. 

Presentations

  • So You Want to Get Published: Some Dos and Some Don'ts in
    Scholarly Publishing.
    Association of Jewish Libraries Annual
    Conference (2014).
  • Scholarly Communication JS Style: Mapping Jewish Studies Acadmic
    Journals
    . Association of Jewish Libraries Annual Conference (2013).
  • Fostering Leadership:
    The AJL Survey and Its Implications. Association of Jewish
    Libraries Annual Convention (with Joyce Levine, 2011). 
  • Bring the World to Your Library: A Conversation about
    International Collection Development

    . A Roundtable Discussion. Arizona Library
    Association Annual Conference (with Melissa Guy, 2010). 
  • When Kliff G’ones Spent the Night at Stalag 13: Valuing
    Popular Israeli Literature in Academic Libraries
    . 15th World
    Congress of Jewish Studies (2009).
  • It’s
    Bond, the Hebrew Bond: the Israeli Popular Literature Collection
    at ASU Libraries.
    Arizona Library Association Annual
    Conference (2008).
  • Library Exhibits and International Collections: Moving into the
    Future.
    Arizona Library Association (2008).
  • Hebrew Publishing in America: the Forgotten Shainberg Library
    Book Series.
    Association of Jewish Libraries  Annual
    Convention (2008).
  • Haredi [Ultra-Orthodox] Movies on CD-ROMs: Current Trends in
    Israeli Cinema.
    Association of Jewish Libraries Annual
    Convention (2008). 
  • Israeli Librarianship: Collecting, Representing, and
    Balancing
    . Arizona Library Association Annual Conference (2007).
  • Israeli Popular Literature Collection at ASU Libraries.
    Association of Jewish Libraries Annual Convention (2006).

Book Reviews

  • Leket-Mor, Rachel. 2012. “ha-Migdal nifrak: hidushe milim
    shel yeladim ve-nituham. Michal Segal. Tel Aviv: Mekhon Mofet, 2012.
    (The Tower Falled [sic!]: Words Innovations Created by Children, and
    Their Analysis).” Association of Jewish Libraries
    Reviews
    , May/June 2012, Vol. 2: 40–41.
  • Leket-Mor, Rachel. 2010. “Milon ha-Tserufim: nivim
    u-matbe’ot lashon ba-‘Ivrit ha-hadashah: gilgulim,
    mekorot, shimushim. Rosenthal, Ruvik. 962 p. Dictionary of Hebrew
    idioms and phrases. Jerusalem: Keter Books, 2009.”
    Association of Jewish Libraries Newsletter,May/June 2010;
    XXIX (4): p. 38.
  • Leket-Mor, Rachel. 2006. “Learn to Write the Hebrew Script:
    Aleph through the Looking Glass. Orr-Stav, Jonathan. Association
    of Jewish Libraries Newsletter
    , September/October 2006; XXVI
    (1): 42.
  • Leket-Mor, Rachel. 2005. “Talk: 101 Hebrew Roots and the
    Stories They Tell. Lowin, Joseph.”





    Association of Jewish Libraries Newsletter,
    September/October 2005; XXV (1): 47.