May 22, 2022

Local Librarian Chronicles Philly History Through Digital Collection

From Philly Now:

History is important.  Technology is awesome.  Local librarian Michael Krasulski knows this. And he weds them together in his blog, “Philadelphia Studies,” a digital collection of “Philadelphia history through books, ephemera, and the Episcopal Church.”


Part of his passion, says the University of the Sciences librarian and Community College of Philadelphia adjunct professor, is to provide a much-needed point of order. After all, we in Philly sometimes get a little, let’s say, melodramatic about troubling issues.


First educated at Wilkes in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Krasulski came to Philly to attend both Drexel and Temple for graduate studies. That’s when Krasulski began falling in love with Philadelphia, he says—while living in the northeast.

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.