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Harold Goldstein

Harold Goldstein, American librarian, educator. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Association of University Professors, American Library Association, Florida Library Association, Southeast Library Association, National Education Association, National Conference Audiovisual Uses in Library Education (editor 1963), Conference Evaluation of Library Education (editor 1967).

Background

  • Goldstein, Harold was born on October 3, 1917 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel and Jennie (Michelson) Goldstein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1942. Bachelor of Library Science, Columbia University, 1947. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1948.

      Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1949.

    Career

    • Assistant librarian Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore, 1938-1942. Assistant professor University Minnesota, 1949-1951. Director library services United States Information Service, Ceylon, 1951-1953.

      Director Davenport Public Library, Iowa, 1955-1959. Professor University Illinois, 1959-1967. Dean School Library and Information Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1967-1985, professor, 1985-1986.

      Consultant New York State LIbrary, Maryland State Library, Pennsylvania State Library, New Jersey State Library, various community libraries. Former president Illinois Library Association, Iowa Library Association.

    Works

    Membership

    Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Association of University Professors, American Library Association, Florida Library Association, Southeast Library Association, National Education Association, National Conference Audiovisual Uses in Library Education (editor 1963), Conference Evaluation of Library Education (editor 1967).

    Connections

    • Married Julia S. Deutsch, November 4, 1943. Children: William M., Richard H.
    • father: Samuel Goldstein
    • mother: Jennie (Michelson) Goldstein
    • spouse: Julia S. Deutsch
    • children: William M. Goldstein
    • Richard H. Goldstein
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    Born October 3, 1917
    Died December 8, 1986
    (aged 69)
    Nationality
    • 1942
      University Maryland
    • 1947
      Columbia University
    • 1948
      Columbia University
    • 1949
      Columbia University
    • 1938 - 1942
      Assistant, librarian Enoch Pratt Free Library
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1949 - 1951
      assistant, professor University Minnesota
    • 1955 - 1959
      director, Davenport Public Library
      Iowa, United States
    • 1959 - 1967
      professor, University Illinois
    • 1967 - 1985
      dean School Library and Information Studies
      Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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