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Bruce Eric Daniels

Bruce Eric Daniels, American library director. Recipient certified of recognition White House Conference on Library and Information Services Task Force, 1984.

Background

  • Daniels, Bruce Eric was born on November 21, 1947 in Nottawa, Michigan, United States. Son of Rufus Franklin and Ruth Mary (Hartman) Daniels.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Western Michigan University, 1970. Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, University Michigan, 1971.

    Career

    • Young adult library Free Library. Philadelphia, 1971-1973, branch manager, 1973-1977, assistant coordinator district services, 1977-1979. Deputy director Rhode Island Department State Library.

      Services, Providence, 1979-1988, director, 1988-1991, Onondaga County Public Library., Syracuse, New York, since 1991. Vice chairman White House Conference on Library and Information Services Task Force, Washington, 1984-1986, Council State Library. Agencies in Northeast, Augusta, Maine, 1989-1991.

      Treasurer Northeast Document Conservation Center, Andover, Massachusetts, 1989-1991.

    Works

    • Author: Look, Listen, Explain, 1975, New Directions in Young Adult Servcies, 1983, Intellectual Freedom Manual, 1991.

    Membership

    Chairman Central New York Community Net, Syracuse, 1994-1996. Board directors Cornell University Cooperative Extension, Sy racuse, Fayetteville-Manlius (New York ) Schools Technology Advisory Council, Central New York Humane Society. Member Leadership Greater Syracuse, 1997.

    Member American Library Association (treasurer, since 1996, executive board since 1992, Heriot-Watt University Wilson staff development grantee 1982), New York Library. Association (council since 1991).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, political observing.

    Connections

    • Married Deborah Ann Polvinale, January 20, 1973. 1 child, Kathryn Elizabeth.
    • father: Rufus Franklin Daniels
    • mother: Ruth Mary (Hartman) Daniels
    • spouse: Deborah Ann Polvinale
    • child: Kathryn Elizabeth Daniels
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    Born November 21, 1947
    (age 69)
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    • 1970
      Western Michigan University
    • 1971
      University Michigan
    • 1979 - 1988
      deputy director, Rhode Island Department State Library Services
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1991
      deputy director, Rhode Island Department State Library Services
      Syracuse, New York, United States