Books and Book Chapters

  1. Keele, B. J., & Odell, J. Managing digital rights in open access works. In Lemmer, C. A. & Wale, C. P. (2016). Digital Rights Management: The Librarian’s Guide. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 103-117.
  2. deMaine, S. D., Lemmer, C. A., Keele, B. J., & Alcasid, H. Using digital badges to enhance research instruction in academic libraries. In Eden, B. L. (2015). Enhancing Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century Academic Library: Successful Innovations That Make a Difference. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 59-78.
  3. Dingledy, F. W., Keele, B. J., & Sekula, J. E. Collection development, licensing, and acquisitions. In Balleste, R., Luna-Lamas, S., & Smith-Butler, L. (2014). Law Librarianship in the Twenty-First Century, 2nd. ed., Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 133-164.
  4. Heller, J. S., Hellyer, P., & Keele, B. J. (2012). The Librarian’s Copyright Companion, 2nd ed. Buffalo, New York: William S. Hein & Co., Inc.



  1. Keele, B. J. (2015). Print to Digital: A Fundamental Transition. AALL Spectrum, 20(1), 30-33.
  2. Keele, B. J. (2015). Improving Digital Publishing of Legal Scholarship. Legal Reference Services Quarterly 34(2): 199-137.
  3. Navid, E., Peacock, E. A., Keele, B. J., and Kingsley M. (2015). Litigation arising from the use of soft-tissue fillers in the United States. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 73(4), 702-704.
  4. Keele, B. J. (2014). Perma: A Tool for Addressing Link Rot in Published ScholarshipInULA Notes, 26(1), 9-10.
  5. Keele, B. J., and Sampson, S. (2014). Called to write: The AALL/LexisNexis Call for Papers award has been motivating law librarians for nearly 30 years. AALL Spectrum, 18(6), 20-21.
  6. Keele, B. J. (2013). Don’t forget non-code statutes. Virginia Lawyer, 62(1), 49, 57.
  7. Keele, B. J. & Pearse, M. (2012). How librarians can help improve law journal publishing.Law Library Journal, 104(3), 383-410.
  8. Keele, B. (2012). Keeping and deleting patron records in law libraries. VoxPopuLII [Perma] William & Mary Scholarship Repository.
  9. Keele, B. J. (2012). Advising faculty on law journal publication agreements. ALL-SIS Newsletter, 31(2), 3-4, 11-12.
  10. Heller, J. S., Hellyer, P., & Keele, B. J. (2012). Ruling in Georgia State Copyright Case is Mostly Good News for Libraries. AALL Spectrum Blog [PermaWilliam & Mary Scholarship Repository.
  11. Keele, B. J. (2011). Splitting hairs: What subtle distinctions teach us about authority. AALL Spectrum, 16(3), 14-16.
  12. Keele, B. J. (2011). Copyright and research in Google book search. Virginia Lawyer, 60(3), 46-49.
  13. Keele, B. J. (2010). A primer on digital object identifiers for law librarians. Trends in Law Library Management and Technology, 20, 35-40.
  14. Keele, B. J. (2010). Copyright provisions in law journal publication agreements. Law Library Journal, 102(2), 269-283.
  15. Keele, B. J. (2009). Open access to student-edited law journals. Student Lawyer, 37(6), 17.
  16. Keele, B. J. (2009). Privacy by deletion: The need for a global data deletion principle.Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, 16(1), 363-384.
  17. Keele, B. J. (2007). Ganging up against the courts: Congressional curtailment of judicial review, 1988-2004. Pi Sigma Alpha Undergraduate Journal of Politics, 7(2), 174-196.



  1. Keele, B. J. (2014). Law Libraries as Publishers: New Column. ALL-SIS Newsletter, 34(1), 4.
  2. Keele, B. J. (2015). Law Libraries as Publishers: Faculty BibliographiesALL-SIS Newsletter, 34(2), 14-15.
  3. Keele, B. J. (2015). Law Libraries as Publishers: Using Print-on-demand. ALL-SIS Newsletter, 34(3), 8-9.
  4. Keele, B. J. (2015). Law Libraries as Publishers: Counting Things, with Citations and DownloadsALL-SIS Newsletter, 35(1): 2-3.
  5. Keele, B. J. (2016). Law Libraries as Publishers: Counting Things, with AltmetricsALL-SIS Newsletter, 35(2), 15-16.
  6. Keele, B. J. (2016). Law Libraries as Publishers: Choosing a Better Font. ALL-SIS Newsletter, 35(3), 12.
  7. Keele, B. J. (2016). Law Libraries as Publishers: Historic Statutes. ALL-SIS Newsletter, 35(4), 5-6.
  8. Keele, B. J. (2016). Law Libraries as Publishers: Distinguishing Versions. ALL-SIS Newsletter, 36(1), 3-4.



  1. Keele, B. J. (forthcoming 2017). Review of The Law of Treaties: An Introduction. International Journal of Legal Information 45.
  2. Keele, B. J. (2016). Review of Access to Justice in Iran: Women, Perceptions, and Reality. Law Library Journal 108(4), 677-678.
  3. Keele, B. J. (2015). Review of War Powers: The Politics of Constitutional AuthorityInternational Journal of Legal Information 43(2-3), 442-443.
  4. Keele, B. J. (2014). Review of The Snail Darter and the Dam: How Pork-Barrel Politics Endangered a Little Fish and Killed a River. Law Library Journal 106(4), 614-616.
  5. Keele, B. J. (2014). Review of Legislative Drafting Step-by-Step. International Journal of legal Information 42(1), 158-160.
  6. Keele, B. J. (2014). Review of Intellectual Property in Common Law and Civil Law. International Journal of Legal Information 42(1), 156-157.
  7. Keele, B. J. (2013). Review of Someday All This Will Be Yours: A History of Inheritance and Old AgeLH&RB 19(1): 52-54.
  8. Keele, B. J. (2013). Review of The Mind and Method of the Legal Academic. AALL Spectrum Blog [Perma].
  9. Keele, B. J. (2012). Review of The Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the Origins of International Criminal LawInternational Journal of Legal Information 40(3), 599-600.
  10. Keele, B. J. (2012). Review of Reclaiming Fair Use: How to Put Balance Back in Copyright.Law Library Journal 104(2), 313-315.
  11. Keele, B. J. (2012). Review of Copyright for Teachers & Librarians in the 21st Century.Journal of Academic Librarianship 38(4), 248.
  12. Keele, B. J. (2012). Review of Citizens and E-Government: Evaluating Policy and Management, & Information Quarterly 29(2), 307.
  13. Keele, B. J. (2012). Review of Fundamentals of Government Information: Mining, Finding, Evaluating, and Using Government ResourcesJournal of Academic Librarianship 38(1), 69-70.
  14. Keele, B. J. (2012). Review of Patent Reform in the 112th Congress: Innovation Issues.Government Information Quarterly 29(1), 113.
  15. Keele, B. (2012). Review of Framed: America’s 51 Constitutions and the Crisis of Governance. AALL Spectrum Blog [Perma]
  16. Keele, B. J. (2011). Review of Finding the Answers to Legal QuestionsJournal of Academic Librarianship 37(6), 551.
  17. Keele, B. J. (2011). Review of Research Handbook on the Protection of Intellectual Property under WTO Rules and Research Handbook on the Interpretation and Enforcement of Intellectual Property under WTO RulesInternational Journal of Legal Information 39(2), 263-264.
  18. Keele, B. J. (2011). Review of Intellectual Property and Human Development: Current Trends and Future ScenariosInternational Journal of Legal Information 39(1), 98-100.
  19. Keele, B. J. (2011). Review of A Dictionary of Intellectual Property Law. AALL Spectrum Blog [Perma]
  20. Keele, B. J. (2011). Review of Intellectual Freedom Manual, 8th ed. AALL Spectrum Blog [Perma]
  21. Keele, B. J. (2010). Review of Universities and Copyright Collecting SocietiesInternational Journal of Legal Information, 38(2), 239-241.


Not Formally Published

  1. Keele, B. J. (2010). What If Law Journal Citations Included Digital Object Identifiers? A Snapshot of Major Law Journals.