READ ABOUT … OPEN RECORDS
Baer, Janine. The History and Consequences of Sealing Adoption Records. (privately printed)
Carp, E. Wayne. Family Matters: Secrecy and Disclosure in the History of Adoption. Harvard U. Press, 1998.
Haimes, Erica and Noel Timms. Adoption, Identity and Social Policy: The Search for Distant Relatives (Studies in Social Policy and Welfare, No 23). Ashgate Pub. Co., 1985.
Pertman, Adam. Adoption Nation: How the Adoption Revolution is Transforming America. Basic Books, 2001.
Pierce, William (Editor). National Council for Adoption Factbook III. National Council for Adoption, 1999.
Sachdev, Paul. Unlocking the Adoption Files. Lexington Books, 1990.
Sorosky, Arthur D., Annette Baran, and Reuben Pannor. The Adoption Triangle: Sealed or Opened Records: How They Affect Adoptees, Birth Parents, and Adoptive Parents. Taylor Pub., 1989.
Wegar, Katarina. Adoption, Identity, and Kinship: The Debate over Sealed Birth Records. Yale U. Press, 1997.