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John S. Baky

John S. Baky, American librarian. specialist rare books and manuscripts. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Pennsylvania Library. Association, Popular Culture Association, Tri-County Library. Consortium.

Background

  • Baky, John S. was born on July 22, 1947 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of John Alex and Martha Veronica (McNivick) Baky.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Gettysburg College, 1969. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1972. Master of Arts, Wesleyan University, 1976.

      Postgraduate, Bryn Mawr College, 1987.

    Career

    • Assistant director Fairfield (Connecticut) Library. System, 1972-1975; editor Research Publications, Inc., 1977-1980. Collection development library, head acquisitions department Connelly Library./La Salle University, Philadelphia, 1980-1991, bibliographer, special collections, since 1988, director library services, since 1991.

      Lecturer and consultant in field.

    Major achievements

    • Specialist rare books and manuscripts.

    Works

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Pennsylvania Library. Association, Popular Culture Association, Tri-County Library. Consortium.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Ethel Crockford, August 27, 1977 (divorced July 1980).
    • father: John Alex Baky
    • mother: Martha Veronica (McNivick) Baky
    • spouse: Susan Ethel Crockford
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    Born July 22, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Gettysburg College
    • 1972
      Columbia University
    • 1976
      Wesleyan University
    • 1987
      Bryn Mawr College
    • 1972 - 1975
      Assistant, director Fairfield (Connecticut) Library System
    • 1977 - 1980
      editor Research Publications
    • 1988
      collection development library
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