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Shirley A. Jobe

Shirley A. Jobe, American librarian. Recipient Boston Black Achievers award 1987; Educational Policy and Administration fellow United States Department Education, Boston, 1970. Member Massachusetts Black Librarians Network Boston, Special Lbrarians Association Washington.

Background

  • Jobe, Shirley A. was born on October 10, 1946 in San Bernadino, California, United States. Daughter of Fines and Luejeannia (Armstrong) Jobe.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, East Texas State University, Commerce, 1968. Medical Science Liaison Society, Simmons College, Boston, 1971.

    Career

    • Cataloger Florida Memorial College, 1968-1970. Head librarian John F. Kennedy Library, Boston, 1971-1984, Boston Globe, 1984.

    Works

    • Author catalogs, bibliographies, book reviews.

    Membership

    Member Massachusetts Black Librarians Network Boston, Special Lbrarians Association Washington.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, volunteer in homeless shelters, nursing homes.

    Connections

    • Married Lonnie Parker, March 1969. (divorced) 1974; 1 child, Robyn Nicole.
    • father: Fines Jobe
    • mother: Luejeannia (Armstrong) Jobe
    • spouse: Lonnie Parker
    • child: Robyn Nicole Jobe
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    Born October 10, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      East Texas State University
    • 1971
      Simmons College
    • 1968 - 1970
      Cataloger Florida Memorial College
    • 1971 - 1984
      head, librarian John F. Kennedy Library
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1984
      head, librarian John F. Kennedy Library