About

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Hon. Editor of Electronic Publications(2016– ), previously Hon. Editor of Monographs (2010–2016)
Chairman, Publications Committee, 2000–2002, 2005–2010; President, 2002–2004.

Member of the Library Committees of Canterbury Cathedral and Durham Cathedral.

Canterbury Archaeological Trust

Trustee/director, Deputy Chairman of the Trust’s Management Committee

Previously Chairman, Friends of the Canterbury Archaeological Trust.

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University of Kent
Honorary Research Fellow
(previously Senior Lecturer in French, retired August 2002).

Specialist in the history of printing in Europe (especially France) in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

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Treasurer and WebMaster
I play renaissance and baroque recorders, tenor and bass curtal, baroque oboe, alto and tenor shawm, renaissance flute, tenor crumhorn, and bass cornemuse.

Events; Membership.

Consortium of European Research Libraries (CERL)
Consultant (previously Secretary, 2002–2009), helping to develop CERL’s provenance resources, on-line recording of previous owners of books in the hand-press period

DJS in DLitt robes DLitt conferred by the Archbishop of Canterbury, 7 September 2004,
(Degree of Doctor of Letters) in recognition of work as Editor-in-Chief of the Bibliographical Society’s Cathedral Libraries Catalogue project.
English Short Title Catalogue

ESTC (English Short Title Catalogue)
Voluntary Assistant at the British Library

SDBM SDBM (Schoenberg Database of Manuscripts)
Volunteer editor

Contact David Shaw
email: david [AT] djshaw.co.uk
web site: www.djshaw.co.uk