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Jan Carol Wright

Jan Carol Wright, indexer. Recipient H. W. Wilson award, American Society Indexing, 2009. Vol. Rio Grande Library. Systems, Albuquerque, 1999—2006; Member of American Society of Indexers (webmaster 1989-1991), Society for Technology Communications (numerous awards 1991—2003).

Background

  • Wright, Jan Carol Daughter of Harry Gilbert and Dorothy Wright.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, Rutgers University, 1976. Master of Library Science, University Arizona, 1980.

    Career

    • Production trainer/archivist Aldus Corporation, Seattle, 1987—1991. President Wright Information, Sandia Park, New Mexico, since 1991. Head library Navajo Nation Library.

      Systems, Window Rock, Arizona, 1980—1983. Library Colorado Mountain College, Steamboat Springs, 1983—1986.

    Works

    • Editor: (journal) A to Z: The Newsletter of Society for Technical Communication's Indexing SIG (Merit Award for Society Newsletters, 2002). Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Vol. Rio Grande Library. Systems, Albuquerque, 1999—2006. Member of American Society of Indexers (webmaster 1989-1991), Society for Technology Communications (numerous awards 1991—2003).

    Personality

    Interests

    Kayaking, photography, xeriscape landscaping, birdwatching, beadwork, hiking, bicycling.

    Connections

    • Married A. Christopher James, August 14, 1988.
    • father: Harry Gilbert
    • mother: Dorothy Wright
    • spouse: A. Christopher James
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    Ethnicity:
    • 1976
      Rutgers University
    • 1980
      University Arizona
    • 1987 - 1991
      Production trainer/archivist Aldus Corporation
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1991
      president, Wright Information
      Sandia Park, New Mexico, United States

    Award