3Dhotbed is a collaborative project that seeks to enhance book history instruction by providing access to affordable teaching tools and related materials for pedagogical purposes.


Courtney Jacobs

Courtney Jacobs is the Head of Public Services, Outreach, and Community Engagement for UCLA Library Special Collections. She has developed and delivered multiple lectures and workshops on book history and printing history utilizing primary source materials in support of teaching faculty’s curriculum and learning outcomes. Courtney received her MSLIS from the iSchool at Syracuse University.



Kevin M. O’Sullivan

Kevin O’Sullivan serves as the Curator of Rare Books & Manuscripts at Cushing Memorial Library & Archives, Texas A&M University, where he also directs the Book History Workshop.  He received his MSIS from the University of Texas at Austin, and is currently working toward his PhD in English at Texas A&M University.



Marcia McIntosh

Marcia McIntosh received her MIS from the University of Texas at Austin’s School of Information.  She is the Digital Production Librarian at the University of North Texas where she assists in the coordinating, management, and training necessary to create digital collections.



Courtney Jacobs
Head of Outreach and Community Engagement
UCLA Libraries Special Collections



Kevin O'Sullivan
Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts
Cushing Memorial Library & Archives
Texas A&M University



Marcia McIntosh
Digital Projects Librarian
University of North Texas Libraries