From the Internet Bookshelf
--Each week News & Notes brings you material from around The Web with paper money content--
International Bank Note Society's Bank Note of the Year Nominations for 2021
A sampling of the videos created on behalf of the nominated notes:
Here is a list of all the nominated notes (IBNS).
Currency Coming and Going
The Business of Collecting
New Banknote Issues
Local Coin/Numismatic Shows Happening this Week
(U.S. Shows only, some very local--call ahead to confirm)
- Northwest Louisiana Coin Show, Bossier City, LA, March 4-5 (Coinzip).
- Cowtown Coin Show, White Settlement, TX, March 4-5 (Coinzip).
- 59th Las Vegas Numismatic Society Coin Show, Las Vegas, NV, March 4-6 (CK Shows).
- Tennessee State Numismatic Society Coin Show, East Ridge, TN, March 4-6 (TSNS).
- Springfield Coin Club's Annual Show, Springfield, OR, March 5-6 (Coinzip).
- Carolina Coin & Stamp Show, Raleigh, NC, Match 5-6 (Greysheet).
- Enid Coin Club Show, Enid, OK, March 11-13 (Greysheet).
- Salem/Roanoke Valley Coin Show, Salem, VA, March 12-13 (Coinzip).
- Buena Park Coin Show, Buena Park, CA, March 12-13 (Pacific Coast Expos).
- Sunnyvale Coin Show, Sunnyvale, CA, March 18-19 (NorCal Coin Shows).
- Annual Northeast Alabama Coin Show, Gadsden, AL, March 19-20 (Coinzip).
- 88th Annual NWCC Money Show, Brooklyn Center, MN, March 18-20 (NWCC).
- Inland Empire Coin & Stamp Show, Coeur d'Alene, ID, March 19-20 (IECC).
- Sacramento Coin Show, McClellan/Sacramento, CA, March 25-26 (Sacramento Coin Show).
- South Central Regional Coin & Currency Show, Broken Arrow, OK, March 25-27 (Greysheet).
- Mid-Missouri Collectors Show, Osage Beach, MO, March 26-27 (Greysheet).
Upcoming Online Currency Auctions
Major Coin and Currency Shows
- .2022 National Money Show, Colorado Springs, CO, March 10-12, 2022 (ANA).
- Edmonton Coin Show, Edmonton, AB, March 12-13, 2022 (Edmonton Numismatic Society).
- 2nd Aachen Show, Aachen, Germany, March 18-20, 2022 (Aachen-Show)
- 2022 Chicago World's Fair of Money, August 16-20, 2022 (ANA).
- XVI International Numismatic Congress, Warsaw, Poland, September 11-16, 2022 (INC).
Banknote, Security Printing, and Cash Management Industries
Upcoming Industry Conferences
- The Banknote/Currency Conference, Washington, D.C., Feb. 21-24 2022 (Currency Research).
- HSP-Latin America, Mexico City, March 14-16, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- Tax Stamp and Traceability Forum, Malta, May 16-18, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- HSP-EMEA, Tallinn, Estonia, June 13-15, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
- The 6th International Banknote Designer Conference, Dubrovnik, Croatia, October 24-27, 2022 (IBDA).
- HSP-Asia, Colombo, Sri Lanka, Dec. 5-7, 2022 (Reconnaissance).
From the Annals of Crime
Websites to Like
- Paper Money Forum (Numismatic discussion threads)
- Newman Numismatic Portal (Digital numismatic library)
- Numismatic Bibliomania Society (Includes E-Sylum, the weekly online complement to the NBS's journal, The Asylum)
- The American Revenue Association (Hobby website).
- New York Toll Script and Tokens (Collector website)..
- The American Historical Print Collectors Society (Hobby website).
- International Bank Note Society (useful features even for non-members).
- The Banknote Den (David Lok's website, with superb essays as well as a link to his book, The Many Faces of Money).
- The Higgins Museum (the one in Okoboji, IA, not Worcester, MA)
- Cigar History Museum's coupon gallery
- Boordgeld (Dutch ships' money)
- Depression Scrip (emergency money of the 1930s, and more)
- Wisconsin Depression Scrip
- Caishen's Temple-Asia Money
- Minnesota Nice
- The Currency Collector (more good essays by John Sandrock).
- Curious Banknotes (British Transition Towns, British 20th century vouchers, Micronations).
- COINWeek (numismatic aggregator with some paper money content).
- MRI Bankers' Guide (for its updates of new banknotes).
- Mujand (fantasy banknote maker).
- Alternative Banknotes and Coins (Alternatehistory). Fantasy thread.
- Stane Straus's Polymer Banknotes of the World
- Banknote News (roundup of news and promotional website for The Banknote Book).
- Tom Chao (collector's blog with active updates).
- Stevenbron Banknotes (collector's blog with active updates).
- Mintage World (online museum of Indian numismatics).
- Chattanooga Money (site details historical episodes in Chattanooga, Tennessee's monetary and banking history)
- My Georgia Collection (collector site devoted to "Georgia State Notes, Obsolete Currency, Bonds, and Alternative Scrip")
- Banknotesworld ("THE German-language Banknote forum") Discussion threads and more.
- Counting on Currency (Industry website).
- Kuster's Engineering (Company website). Your expert in currency disintegration.
- PYMNTS.com (Industry website).
- Currency Research (Industry website).
- International Banknote Designers Association (Industry website)
- International Association of Currency Affairs (Industry website).
- International Banknote Designers Association (Industry website).
- De La Rue (Company website).
- Secura Monde International (Company website). Good banknote news feed.
- Giesecke & Devrient (Company website).
- Our Passports (travel documents and other ephemera)
- Social Money (a Flickr album of photographs illustrating modern complementary currencies, heavy on Argentina).
- Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Online Catalog (search for banknotes etc.).
- Where's George? (currency tracking project).
- CoinsWeekly, numismatic website run by Ursula Kampmann. German-language version is here. Content is not identical.
- Blog du CNA (Club Numismatique d'Argenteuil)
- French Banknotes of War (Collector's website). Abundant material in English and French.
- AFEP Association Française pour l'Étude du Papier-monnaie
- Monnaies Locales Complementaires
- Guild of Independent Currencies (promotes local currencies in the U.K.)
- Our Money (Eurozone currency).
- The Ephemera Society of America (Hobby website, with archived articles on ephemera topics)
- A Library of Scrip and Local Currency
- Fictional currency galleries (Deviant Art).
- Pakistani Currency