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Barbara Jean Pruett

Barbara Jean Pruett, American librarian. Member of American Library Association (council member since 1979), Federal Library. Committee (executive advisory committee since 1984), DC Library. Association, Association Recorded Sound Collections, DC Library. Association, Academy Country Music, Country Music Association.

Background

  • Pruett, Barbara Jean was born on May 8, 1942 in Madison, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Fred Phillip and Dorothy Jean (Keel) Pruett.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1966. Master of Arts in Librarianship, California State University San Jose, 1971.

    Career

    • Head library LaGrange High School, Indiana, 1966—1968, Santa Clara Planning Department, San Jose, California, 1969—1971. Head research information center United Farm Workers, Keene, California, 1973—1975. Head social science library Catholic University, Washington, 1975—1979.

      Head technical services International Trade Commission, Washington, 1979—1983, library director, from 1983.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of American Library Association (council member since 1979), Federal Library. Committee (executive advisory committee since 1984), DC Library. Association, Association Recorded Sound Collections, DC Library.

    Association, Academy Country Music, Country Music Association.

    Connections

    • father: Fred Phillip Pruett
    • mother: Dorothy Jean (Keel) Pruett
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    Born March 8, 1942
    Died March 16, 2010
    (aged 67)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      Indiana University
    • 1971
      California State University San Jose
    • 1966 - 1968
      Head, library LaGrange High School
    • 1969 - 1971
      Head, library LaGrange High School
      San Jose, Costa Rica
    • 1973 - 1975
      head, research information center United Farm Workers
      Keene, New Hampshire, United States
    • 1975 - 1979
      head, social science library Catholic University
      Washington, United States
    • 1979 - 1983
      head, technical services International Trade Commission
      Washington, United States