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Hermann Adalbert Leskien

Hermann Adalbert Leskien, German library director. License library.

Background

  • Leskien, Hermann Adalbert was born on December 23, 1939 in Koenigsberg, Germany. Son of Bruno and Maria (Rikowski) Leskien.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Wuerzburg, Germany, 1966.

    Career

    • Acquisition department head University Library., Wuerzburg, 1967-1973, director Bamberg, Germany, 1973-1979, University Library. Munich, 1979-1992, Bavarian State Library., Munich, since 1992, director general, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • License library.

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, hiking, bicycling.

    Connections

    • Married Marga Schmidt, June 19, 1965 (divorced). Children: Cosima, Titus. Married Elisabeth Heinrich, May 24, 1993.
    • father: Bruno Leskien
    • mother: Maria (Rikowski) Leskien
    • spouses: Marga Schmidt
    • Elisabeth Heinrich
    • children: Cosima Leskien
    • Titus Leskien
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    Born December 23, 1939
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    • 1966
      University Wuerzburg
    • 1967 - 1973
      Acquisition department head, University Library
    • 1979 - 1992
      Acquisition department head, University Library
    • 1992
      Acquisition department head, University Library
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany

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