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Terry Lee Ballard

Terry Lee Ballard, American librarian, educator. Recipient Productivity award City of Phoenix, 1983-1988, Outstanding Article award Computers in Libraries magazine. Member American Library Association, Nassau County Library. Association (academy & special libraries division, president 1995, vice president 1994-1995, board directors).

Background

  • Ballard, Terry Lee was born on August 24, 1946 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Son of Sam Hugh and Florence May (Anderson) Ballard.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Arizona State University, 1968. Master of Education, Arizona State University, 1980. Master of Library Science, University Arizona, 1989.

    Career

    • Library. assistant Phoenix Public Library., 1969-1990. Systems librarian Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, 1990-1995. Library automation coordinator New York University Law School, New York City, 1995-1997.

      Automation librarian Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Connecticut, since 1997. Visiting professor Palmer Library. School, Brookville, New York, 1995—2001.

      Adjunct library St. Johns University, Jamaica, New York, 1992-1995. Adjunct professor Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 2000-2001, since 2007.

    Works

    • Author: Innopac: A Reference Guide, 1995. Co-author: Dictionary of American Biography, 1971-1975, supplements, 1971-1975, 76-80, Whole Library Handbook-2, 1994, Cybrarian's Manual, 1997, Scribners Encyclopedia of American Lives, 1998, 2000. Columnist Information Today, 1996-2001.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, Nassau County Library. Association (academy & special libraries division, president 1995, vice president 1994-1995, board directors).

    Personality

    Interests

    Astronomy, collecting first editions of Mark Twain.

    Connections

    • Married Donna Gael Weiss, January 23, 1972;1 child, Robert Daniel.
    • father: Sam Hugh Ballard
    • mother: Florence May (Anderson) Ballard
    • spouse: Donna Gael Weiss
    • child: Robert Daniel Ballard
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    Born August 24, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Arizona State University
    • 1980
      Arizona State University
    • 1989
      University Arizona
    • 1969 - 1990
      Library assistant, Phoenix Public Library
    • 1990 - 1995
      systems librarian Adelphi University
      Garden City, New York, United States
    • 1995 - 1997
      library automation coordinator, New York University Law School
    • 1997
      automation librarian Quinnipiac University
      Hamden, Connecticut, United States