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Jeffrey Lanier Horrell

Jeffrey Lanier Horrell, American library director. Member American Library Association, College Art Association, Art Library. Society North America (president 1987-1988), University Michigan of Information Studies Alumni Society (president 1997-1998).

Background

  • Horrell, Jeffrey Lanier was born on September 19, 1952 in Carbondale, Illinois, United States. Son of C. William and Ettelye M. (Hanser) Horrell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1975. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Michigan, 1976.

      Master of Arts in History of Art, University Michigan, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Syracuse University, 1995.

    Career

    • Library. intern National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1977. Assistant library art and architecture University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1977-1980. Library, Sherman Art Library.

      Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1981-1986. Council Library. Resources library management intern Syracuse University Library., 1986-1987, assistant to university library for planning, 1987-1988. Library, Fine Arts Library.

      Harvard College, Cambridge, 1992-1998, associate library for collections, 1998—2005. Dean of libraries, college library Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, since 2005. President ARLIS/NA, 1987.

    Works

    • Author: Treasures of the Hood Museum of Art, 1985. Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, College Art Association, Art Library. Society North America (president 1987-1988), University Michigan of Information Studies Alumni Society (president 1997-1998).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, photography.

    Connections

    • father: C. William Horrell
    • mother: Ettelye M. (Hanser) Horrell
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    Born September 19, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1975
      Miami University
    • 1976
      University Michigan
    • 1978
      University Michigan
    • 1995
      Syracuse University
    • 1977
      Library intern, National Gallery of Art
      Washington, United States
    • 1977 - 1980
      assistant, library art and architecture University Michigan
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1981 - 1986
      library
      Hanover, Jamaica
    • 1992 - 1998
      library
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 2005
      dean of libraries
      Hanover, Jamaica
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