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William Michael Wakeling

William Michael Wakeling, British librarian, director. Member of Society Scholarly Public, History Science Society, American Library Association.

Background

  • Wakeling, William Michael was born on September 26, 1951 in Southampton, United Kingdom. Son of George Dennis and Barbara Dyson Wakeling.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English Literature, Leeds University, 1974. Master of Arts, 1975. Master of Arts in Librarianship, University Sheffield, 1977.

    Career

    • Senior library assistant University Bristol, 1977—1980. Assistant library University York, 1980—1990. Sub-librarian, technical services,U. library University Birmingham, 1991—1992, head collection management, University libraries, 1992—1995, assistant director, information services, 1995—1998.

      Collection development officer, University libraries Northeastern University, Boston, 1998—2002, associate dean, University libraries, 2002—2008, dean libraries, since 2008. Board directors Boston Library. Consortium, since 2007.

      Member, board trustees Neponset Valley Philarmonic Orchestra.

    Membership

    Member of Society Scholarly Public, History Science Society, American Library Association.

    Connections

    • Married October Ivins, 2001. Children: Katharine, Simon.
    • father: George Dennis
    • mother: Barbara Dyson Wakeling
    • spouse: October Ivins
    • children: Katharine Wakeling
    • Simon Wakeling
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    Born September 26, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Leeds University
    • 1977
      University Sheffield
    • 1977 - 1980
      Senior, library assistant University Bristol
    • 1980 - 1990
      assistant, library University York
    • 1991 - 1992
      sub-librarian
    • 1998 - 2002
      collection development officer
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 2007
      board director, s Boston Library Consortium
    • 2008
      collection development officer
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