This is the second issue of a series of abstract bulletins covering current literature on liquid metals, which a r e being prepared by the Technical Information Division as a service to industry. The quickening pace of research and development in liquid metals has led to an increasing amount of literature in the field. Mine Safety Appliances Co., as a pioneer in liquid metals technology, feels that other interested companies could benefit from a current and up-to-date abstract bibliography on liquid metals literature. These bulletins will be issued at approximately monthly intervals, depending upon the volume of literature to be covered. Existing abstracts will be used unless they a r e not adequate with respect to the subject scope.