Adelaide Rosalie Hasse (September 13, 1868 – July 28, 1953) is listed as one of the “100 most important leaders we had in the 20th century” in the December 1999 edition of American Libraries. She is credited with having developed the Superintendent of Documents Classification System used by the Government Printing Office and Federal Depository Library Program.
- Kniffel, L.; Sullivan, P.; McCormick, E. (1999). "100 of the most important leaders we had in the 20th century". American Libraries 30 (11): 43.
- Clare Beck, The new woman as librarian: the career of Adelaide Hasse. Scarecrow Press, 2006, ISBN: 0810851067.
- John V. Richardson Jr., Adelaide Hasse and the Early History of the Superintendent of Documents
- Classification Scheme, with Gail K. Nelson.
- Government Publications Review 13 (1986): 79-96.