2001: A Space Odyssey
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Printed Media Reviews
Alpert, Hollis. In: "Saturday Review", 20 April 1968, (MG)
Christ, Judith. In: "New York", 22 April 1968, (MG)
Delany, Samuel R.. "2001 : A space odyssey". In: "The Magazine of Fantasy and Science-Fiction", (USA), Vol. 207, August 1968, Pg. 61-63, (MG)
Emshwiller, Ed. "2001 : A space odyssey". In: "The Magazine of Fantasy and Science-Fiction", (USA), Vol. 207, August 1968, Pg. 63-65, (MG)
Kushner, David. "Hollywood cultive le filon scientifique. A grand renfort de superhéros et de catastrophes naturelles, les films de science-fiction monopolisent le box-office. Et pour rendre leurs oeuvres les plus crédibles possibles, les cinéastes font appel à des experts : les chercheurs.". In: "Courrier International" (Paris, France), Courrier International S.A., Iss. # 1145, 11 October 2012, Pg. 57, (MG), ISSN: 1154-516X
Mahrenholz, Simone. "Der meistkommentierte Film aller Zeiten widersteht jeder Deutung". In: "epd Film" (Germany), Vol. 18, Iss. 4, 1 April 2001, Pg. 34-35
'Robe'. In: "Variety", 3 April 1968, (WNP)
Sahl, Hans. In: "Die Welt", Hamburg, 27.04.1968, (NP)
Spiegel, Der. "(Hamburg)". Iss. 21/1968, 20.05.1968, (MG)
Strick, Philip. "2001: A Space Odyssey". In: "Sight and Sound" (London, England, UK), British Film Institute, Vol. 37, Iss. 3, 1968, Pg. 153-154, (MG)
Svenstedt, Carl Henrik. "Hollywoods sista suck". In: "Svenska Dagbladet" (Sweden), 28 August 1968, Pg. 12, (NP)

Daniels, Don. "A skeleton key to 2001". In: "Sight and Sound" (UK), Vol. 40, 1971, Pg. 28-33, (MG)
Hoch, David G.. "Mythic Patterns in 2001: A Space Odyssey". In: "Journal of Popular Culture", Spring, Vol. 4, Iss. 4, 1971
McKee, Mel. "2001: Out of the Silent Planet". In: "Sight and Sound" (UK), Vol. 38, Iss. 4, Autumn, 1969, Pg. 204-07, (MG)
Peary, Danny. In: "Cult Movies: a Hundred Ways to Find the Reel Thing", Vermilion London, 1982, (BK), 0091506018
Peary, Danny. "the Sleepers, the Weird and the Wonderful". In: "Cult Movies: the Classics", Dell Publishing Company New York, 1981, (BK), 0440516315
Searles, Baird. ".2001". In: "The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction", (USA), Vol. 314, July 1977, Pg. 90-91 + 109, (MG)

Monographic related book
Clarke, Arthur. "The Lost Worlds of 2001". New American Library New York, 1972, Pg. 240, (Evolution of the story, beginning with a reprint of "The Sentinel". Includes alternate versions and also some production anecdotes.))
Frinzi, Joe R.. "Kubrick's Monolith: The Art and Mystery of 2001: A Space Odyssey". Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, 2017, 1476664420
Stork, David G. (Editor). "HAL's Legacy: 's Computer As Dream and Reality". 2001
The making of a space odyssey. "New York: Modern Library, 2000". 2001, 0375755284
Wheat, Leonard F. "Kubrick's : A Triple Allegory". "Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 2000". 2001, 081083796X

Production Process Protocol
Agel, Jerome (Ed.). "The Making of Kubrick`s 2001". New American Library New York City, 1970
Bizony, Piers. "2001: Filming the Future". Aurum Press Ltd London, 1994, Pg. 168, 1854103652
Richter, Dan with Foreword by Clarke, Arthur C. Moonwatcher's Memoir: A Diary of : A Space Odyssey. "Carroll & Graf Publishers: New York, 2002". 2001
staff. "2001: A Special Effect". In: "Starlog" (USA), Vol. 1, Iss. 254, September 1998, Pg. 70, (MG)

Other information
"Classic Scene: 2001: A Space Odyssey". In: "Premiere" (USA), Vol. 12, Iss. 11, July 1999, Pg. 116, (MG)
Trumbull, Douglas. "Creating Special Effects for 2001". In: "American Cinematographer", Vol. 49, Iss. 6, June 1968, (MG)

Bernstein, Jeremy. "Beyond the Stars". In: "The New Yorker", 04/24/1965, (MG)

Original Literary Source
Clarke, Arthur C.. "Avon Science Fiction and Fantasy Reader (Short story: Sentinel of Eternity)". (New York, New York), 1951, (MG)

Adaptation of Literary Source
Clarke, Arthur C.. "2001: A Space Odyssey". Hutchinson New York: New American Library; London, 1968

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