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Elizabeth Fuseler Avery

Elizabeth Fuseler Avery, American librarian. Recipient Blackwell award American Library Association, 1994. Member International Association Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (president 1979-1980, president/president-elect 1991-1994, editor proceedings, 1990-1992, newsletter editor since 1997).

Background

  • Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler was born on June 15, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Demitry John and Adah (Mench) Pollock.

  • Education

    • AB, College William and Mary, 1968. Master of Science, Drexel University, 1972. Certified advanced study, Drexel University, 1993.

    Career

    • Head biology library University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1969-1973. Head cataloger Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 1973-1974. Library National Marine Fisheries, 1974-1975.

      Library director Texas Advertising & Marketing University, Galveston, 1975-1981, United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, 1981-1983. Research manager Inter-Services Intelligence, Philadelphia, 1986-1989. Head science and technical Colorado State University Libraries, Fort Collins, 1989-1995.

      Director Lamar University Library., Beaumont, Texas, since 1995.

    Membership

    Member International Association Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (president 1979-1980, president/president-elect 1991-1994, editor proceedings, 1990-1992, newsletter editor since 1997).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, photography.

    Connections

    • father: Demitry John Pollock
    • mother: Adah (Mench) Pollock
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    Born June 15, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      College William and Mary
    • 1972
      Drexel University
    • 1993
      Drexel University
    • 1969 - 1973
      Head, biology library University Pennsylvania
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1973 - 1974
      head, cataloger Marine Biological Laboratory
      Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1974 - 1975
      library National Marine Fisheries
    • 1975 - 1981
      library director, Texas A & M University
      Galveston, Texas, United States
    • 1981 - 1983
      library director, Texas A & M University
      Kings Point, Newfoundland, Canada
    • 1986 - 1989
      research manager, Inter-Services Intelligence
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1989 - 1995
      head, science and technical Colorado State University Libraries
      Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
    • 1995
      director, Lamar University Library
      Beaumont, Texas, United States
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