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Joan Garrett Packer

Joan Garrett Packer, American librarian. Library. science fellow University Texas, 1968. Member American Library Association.


  • Packer, Joan Garrett was born on June 20, 1947 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Julius Benjamin and Irma Dorothy (Fonville) Garrett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Texas, 1968. Master of Library Science, University Texas, 1969. Master of Arts in History, Center Connecticut State University, 1980.


    • Corporation library Houston Lighting and Power Company, 1969-1970. Assistant curriculum library Center Connecticut State University, New Britain, 1971-1981, head reference library, since 1981. Abstractor History Abstracts, Santa Barbara, California, 1980-1988.

      Reviewer CHOICE journal., Middletown, Connecticut, since 1984, RQ journal., Chicago, since 1987. Consultant Connecticut Bank & Trust, Hartford, 1982.


    • Author: Margaret Drabble: An Annotated Bibliography, 1988, Rebecca West: An Annotated Bibliography, 1991, An Analysis of Evaluative and Nonevaluative Search Engines, 1996. Contributor essays to Noted Women Scientists, 1996, Reader's Guide to the History of Science, 2000.


    Member American Library Association.


    • Married Giles Andrew Packer, September 27, 1979.
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    Born June 20, 1947
    (age 70)
    • 1968
      University Texas
    • 1969
      University Texas
    • 1980
      Center Connecticut State University
    • 1969 - 1970
      Corporation library Houston Lighting and Power Company
    • 1971 - 1981
      assistant, curriculum library Center Connecticut State University
      New Britain, Connecticut, United States