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Nancy Picciano Zimmerman

Nancy Picciano Zimmerman, American library and information scientist, educator. License library media specialist, K-12, language arts/English 7-12. ALISE/Online Computer Library Center research grantee, 1994, 2004.

Background

  • Zimmerman, Nancy Picciano was born on July 29, 1951 in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Daniel Joseph and Helen Elizabeth (Lipinski) Picciano.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Carlow College, Pittsburgh, 1973. Master of Library Science in Library. Science, University Pittsburgh, 1974.

      Master of Science in Computer Education and Cognitive Systems, University North Texas, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy in Library and Information Studies, Texas Woman's University, 1992.

    Career

    • Library. media specialist Fairfield (California)-Suisun School District, 1976-1978. Reference library Pikes Peak Library. District, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1983.

      Library media specialist North Pole (Alaska) High School, 1984-1985, Prince William County Schools, Woodbridge, Virginia, 1985-1989. Director information retrieval laboratory Texas Woman's University, Denton, 1989-1991. Adjunct professor, research associate University North Texas, 1991-1992.

      From assistant to associate professor School Information and Library. Studies State University of New York, Buffalo, 1993-1999. Associate professor School Library and Information Sciences University South Carolina, Columbia, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • License library media specialist, K-12, language arts/English 7-12.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association (council since 2000, chair Library. Research Round Table 1995-1996, chair committee professional ethics since 2006), American Association School Libraries (treasurer 1996-1999, president 2002-2003, executive board 1996-1999, 2001-2004), International Association School Libraries, New York Library. Association (president 1999), National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (school library media committee 1997-2000), Phi Delta Kappa, Beta Phi Mu (national executive council 1994-1999, 2005^, president since 2007).

    Connections

    • Married Lee W. Zimmerman, August 10, 1974. Children: Matthew, RenĂ©est.
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    Born July 29, 1951
    (age 66)
    • 1973
      Carlow College
    • 1974
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1992
      University North Texas
    • 1992
      Texas Woman's University
    • 1976 - 1978
      Library media specialist, Fairfield (California)-Suisun School District
    • 1983
      reference library Pikes Peak Library District
      Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
    • 1984 - 1985
      library media specialist, North Pole (Alaska) High School
    • 1985 - 1989
      library media specialist, North Pole (Alaska) High School
      Woodbridge, Virginia, United States
    • 1989 - 1991
      director, information retrieval laboratory Texas Woman's University
      Denton, Maryland, United States
    • 1991 - 1992
      adjunct professor, University North Texas
    • 1991 - 1992
      research associate, University North Texas
    • 1993 - 1999
      from assistant, to associate professor School Information and Library Studies State University of New York
      Buffalo, New York, United States
    • 1999
      associate, professor School Library and Information Sciences University South Carolina
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
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