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Libraries / Bibliography
Second-hand bookshops, Auctioneers and Dealers
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Clubs / Associations
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Artistic Chess - problems and studies  
Homepages of Members / Private Sites
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Libraries / Bibliography

Anderson Chess Collection - State Library of Victoria

British Chess Problem Society Library Catalogue

Chess Literature in Hellenic - Catalogue by Michael Syngros  

Kieler Schachkatalog (Kiel Chess Catalogue) online

Koninklijke Bibliotheek Den Haag

Bibliotheca Van der Linde-Niemeijeriana

Kórnik Library
of the Polish Academy of Sciences 

National Chess Library Hastings - University Centre Hastings - Catalogue 

Cleveland Public Library John G. White Chess and Checkers Collection

Search engine Cleveland Public Library

"A Letter to Bert": Letter of Bob Meadley to Bert Corneth, about 170 pages
   of fascinating reading matter for collectors!



Second-hand bookshops, Auctioneers and Dealers

Antiquarian bookshop Kimmo Välkesalmi Helsinki

Antiquariat A. Klittich-Pfankuch Brunswick (Germany)

Caissa Editions Bookstore Dale A. Brandreth (USA) 

CAISSA KFT Kecskemét (Hungary)

Chess Books Tony Peterson (UK)

Chessgate and iSchach Jürgen Daniel (Germany)

Edition Marco / Schachladen Lasker's Arno Nickel (Berlin)  

Fundación Ricardo Lamarca, Ajedrez y cultura (Madrid)

GrandMaster Square Alexander Baburin (Ireland)

Karel Mokry Chess Bookshop (Czech Republic)

Lund Chess Academy  

McFarland Chess Books  

Nightrider Unlimited Schachverlag / Verlagsbuchhandlung Godehard Murkisch

Peter Ramaekers Chess Bookshop  

Publishing House Moravian Chess Vlastimil Fiala (Czech Rep.)

Schachdorf Verlag Renate Krosch, Schachdorf Ströbeck  

Schachhaus Mädler Dresden (Germany)

Schachklassiker.de 

Schach und Spiele Mag. Michael Ehn (Austria) 

Skakhuset - Chesshouse Stellan Persson (Denmark)

The Book Collector Michael Utt (USA) 

The House of Chess Lary Rust (Cleveland, OH)  

The London Chess Centre

SILVIO-Chess Silvio Žiger (Czech Republic) 




Historical Sites

Harald E. Balló

"Berliner Schachzettel" of the Berlin Chess Association

Chess Archaeology (Jacques N. Pope)

Chess History Books & Featured Articles (Olimpiu G. Urcan)

Chess History Center (Richard Forster)

Chess History Research Zone (Tim Harding)

Chess and Printing

Emil Joseph Diemer Gedenkseite (memorial page)  

Förderkreis Schachgeschichtsforschung e.V.

Héritage des Echecs Francais (Dominique Thimognier) 

HiperChess (Herman C. van Riemsdijk) - Homage to Ludwig Engels

History of Chess – Histoire des échecs (Jean-Louis Cazaux)

History of the SV 03/25 Koblenz e.V. (Thomas Bohn)  

Jewish Chess History (Avital Pilpel's Blog)

JOCARI Games and toys (from Antiquity to Renaissance) 

Hans-Georg Kleinhenz - Mattnetz

OlimpBase - The History of the Chess Olympiads

On the Origin of Chess (Initiative Group Königstein / Gerhard Josten)

Sarah's Chess Journal The History and The Culture of Chess

Chess Museum Löberitz  

Chess Museum Ströbeck

Chess Village of Ströbeck

Steinitz Papers - online guide at the New Jersey Historical Society

The Chess Library (Philip McCready)



Clubs / Associations

AdA - German Autograph Society

Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis  

Chess Collectors International

Gemeinschaft der Schachmotivsammler  

Emanuel Lasker Gesellschaft

Motiefgroep Schaken  

Max Euwe-Centrum

Schaakclub Utrecht Honderd Jaar 1886-1986 

Schackets Kulturhistoriska Sällskap

Schachgemeinschaft Rochade Kuppenheim 1979 e.V.

Schachklub König Plauen e.V.

The Kenilworthian Blog for the Kenilworth Chess Club 




Magazines and Chess News (also online)

Board Games Studies

British Chess Magazine

ChessBase News
/ - The Ken Whyld Association

ChessCafe

Chessdom 

Chess Mail (Tim Harding)

CHESS TODAY the first daily chess newspaper

ChessVibes (Peter Doggers)  

"64-Chess Review" (Russia)

DeepChess!!! Media alternative Schachkultur  

Europe-Echecs

Kaissiber

KARL - Das kulturelle Schachmagazin

KINGPIN Chess Magazine  

L'Italia Scacchistica

New In Chess

SCHACH * Exzelsior Verlag

Schach-Magazin 64 Zeitschriftenverlag der Carl Ed. Schünemann KG Bremen

Schweizerische Schachzeitung On-Line  

TWIC - The Week In Chess




Artistic Chess - problems and studies  

ARVES Alexander Rueb Vereniging voor Schaakeindspelstudie

EG-Archiv EG issues 1-152 (1965-2005)

British Endgame Study News - all issues of BESN as PDFs 


Harold van der Heijden Endgame Study Database IV

Chess Endgame Study Database (Mihail Croitor)  

British Chess Problem Society (BCPS)

Meson - Chess Problem Database (Brian Stephenson) 

Yet another chess problem database + wiki (Dmitri Turevski) 

SCHWALBE Deutsche Vereinigung für Problemschach

Chess Problem Database Server PDB (Gerd Wilts)  

StrateGems

Václav Kotesovec fairy chess composer and programmer

OzProblems Australian Chess Problem Composition

Chess Composers Blog by Eric Huber & Vlaicu Crisan 


Wikimedia Commons - Category: Chess Composers 

Wikipedia - Schachkomposition  




Homepages of Members

Ralf J. Binnewirtz

Carolus Chess Leo Hovestadt  

Jon's Antique Chess Collection Jon Crumiller 

ChessDryad.Com Kerry Lawless - California Chess History

Urs Frischherz

Steve Giddins' Chess Blog 

Dr Timothy Harding's Homepage

 Michael Negele

Jan van Reek  

Lawrence Totaro 

 The Chess Library Philip McCready (Washington, USA)
 
Govert Westerveld: DRAUGHTS and José Antonio Garzón Roger

 



Various

365Chess.com Biggest Chess Games Database online 

Endgame Database at shredderchess.com 

Chess Autographs (Gerhard Radosztics)

Chess Bookcase - Blog 

Chess Curiosities (Tim Krabbé)

Chess in the Cinema (Thomas Henrich)  

Chessville ...by chessplayers, for chessplayers!  

Art et curiosités échiquéennes / Tableaux Échecs - Chess Paintings  

Chess Museum of Nicholas R. Lanier  

CHESSWORLD (Hilmar Ebert)
  Enzyklopädie der Schachsprache – Encyclopedia of Chess Language

Chess games links (Lars Balzer)  

ETexts & Ebooks (Anders Thulin)

LA MECCA Chess Encyclopedia

Los Artículos del Prof. Mario Valverde desde San Jose (Costa Rica) 

Mieux Jouer Aux Echecs - "Culture" (Dany Sénéchaud)

Musée Suisse du Jeu Swiss Museum of Games

Schach in der Literatur (Schachfreunde Hannover von 1919 e.V.) 

Schach in der Literatur (Herbert Huber)

The Variant Chess Website

The Chessmill Arlen Walker (Wisconsin, USA)

Virtual Pieces Original chess icons and graphics (Peter Wong)

World Chess Hall of Fame  


World Chess Links



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