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Marilyn Ann Lester

Marilyn Ann Lester, American librarian. Named Academy Library of the Year North Suburban Library. Systems, 1991-1992. Member American Library Association, Illinois Library. Association.

Background

  • Lester, Marilyn Ann was born on January 1, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Ronald Barker and Marion Charlotte (Lenske) Guthrie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Mankato State University, 1972. Master of Science in Library. Media Education, Mankato State University, 1973.

      Doctor of Philosophy of Library. and Info Science, University Illinois, 1989.

    Career

    • Library. reference Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries, 1974. Director learning resource center Southeast Community College, Milford, Nebraska, 1974-1978. Associate director libraries, director learning resources National Louis University, Evanston, Illinois, 1978-1992, dean instructional resources, university library, since 1992.

      Consultant electronic libraries DeVry Institute of Technology, Chicago, 1992, Wyzsza Szkola Bisnesu, Nowy Sacz, Poland, 1992-1993.

    Works

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, Illinois Library. Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing, knitting, family activities.

    Connections

    • Married Daniel W. Lester, June 1, 1965 (divorced May 1975). Children: Andrew, Lucinda. Married Ken Brooks, January 2, 1993 (divorced December 1994).
    • father: Ronald Barker Guthrie
    • mother: Marion Charlotte (Lenske) Guthrie
    • spouses: Daniel W. Lester
    • Ken Brooks
    • children: Andrew Lester
    • Lucinda Lester
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    Born January 1, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Mankato State University
    • 1973
      Mankato State University
    • 1989
      University Illinois
    • 1974 - 1978
      director, learning resource center Southeast Community College
      Milford, Delaware, United States
    • 1974
      Library reference Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries
    • 1978 - 1992
      associate, learning resources National Louis University
      Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • 1978 - 1992
      director, learning resources National Louis University
      Evanston, Illinois, United States
    • 1992
      associate, learning resources National Louis University
    • 1992
      director, learning resources National Louis University
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