K.D. Magill, Jr., An Interview with John Isbell (web)
Melvin Henriksen, John Isbell 1931-2005 Obituary (web)
F. W. Lawvere, John Isbell’s Adequate Subcategories (web)
Introducing the notion that came to be known as Isbell duality (and discussing foundations for category theory via a kind of Grothendieck universes):
John Isbell, Structure of categories, Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society 72 (1966), 619-655. [euclid:1183528163, ams:1966-72-04/S0002-9904-1966-11541-0]
John Isbell, Normal completions of categories, Reports of the Midwest Category Seminar, 47, Springer (1967) 110-155 [doi:10.1007/BFb0074302]
On the theory of locales (and introducing that term):
John Isbell, General functorial semantics, I, American Journal of Mathematics 94.2 (1972) 535-596 [doi:10.2307/2374638, jstor:2374638]
John Isbell, Top and its adjoint relatives, General Topology and Its Relations to Modern Analysis and Algebra (1971) 143-154 [eudml:221076]
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