Martin Antonetti is the curator of rare books in the Mortimer Rare Book Room at Smith College, where he also teaches courses in the history of the book and in contemporary artist’s books for the Smith College Art Department. Antonetti has written and lectured on many aspects of these fields including fine printing, the evolution of letterforms, bookbinding, and book collecting. Before coming to Smith College he was librarian of the Grolier Club in New York City, the country’s premiere organization for bibliophiles. Antonetti is also on the faculty of the University of Virginia’s Rare Book School and is currently vice-president for publications of the American Printing History Association. He took his library degree from Columbia University where he specialized in bibliography and special collections librarianship.