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Elisabeth Niggeman

Elisabeth Niggeman, German library director. Member Conference European National Libraries, Conference Directors National Libraries, Library. Advisory Board Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz.

Background

  • Niggeman, Elisabeth was born on April 2, 1954 in Dortmund, Germany.

  • Education

    • Diploma in biology, Ruhr University, Bochum, 1978. Diploma in English, Ruhr University, Bochum, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, Ruhr University, Bochum, 1982.

    Career

    • Head acquisition department German Central Library. for Medicine, Cologne, 1987-1989. Head cataloguing and subject indexing department, subject special University and State Library. of Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, 1989-1994, director, 1994-1999. Director general The National Library Germany, Frankfurt, since 1999.

      Chair union conference of university library center of North Rhine Westfalia, Cologne, 1995-1999, member library committee Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, since 1998. Initiator book sponsorship campaign, North Rhine Westfalia. Board trustees Online Library.

      Computer Center, since 2005.

    Works

    • Editor: Zeitschrift für Bibliothekswesen und Bibliographie, Libri: International Journal Libraries and Information Sciences.

    Membership

    Member Conference European National Libraries, Conference Directors National Libraries, Library. Advisory Board Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz.
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    Born April 2, 1954
    (age 63)
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    • 1978
      Ruhr University
    • 1985
      Ruhr University
    • 1982
      Ruhr University
    • 1987 - 1989
      Head, acquisition department German Central Library for Medicine
      Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1989 - 1994
      head, cataloguing and subject indexing department
      Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1999
      director, general National Library Germany
      Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany