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Betty Pierson

Betty Pierson, American librarian. Member Texas Library Association, Southeastern Library Association, American Library Association.

Background

  • Pierson, Betty was born on January 21, 1942 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Janne Frederick and Elizabeth McAlpin (Goodman) Pierson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Music Education, Florida State University, 1965. Medical Science Liaison Society, Florida State University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, North Texas State University, 1989.

    Career

    • Cataloger Miami-Dade Junior College, Florida, 1967-1969, head cataloger, 1969-1970. Head of technical services Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, 1970-1979. Instructor School Library and Information Services North Texas State University, Denton, 1979-1984.

      Instructor Graduate School Library and Information Services University Oklahoma, Norman, 1985. Technical services librarian Westark Community College, Fort Smith, Ark, since 1985. Consultant librarian Pierson's Library Services, Denton, 1980-1984, Lexington, Kentucky, 1984-1985.

    Works

    • Author: Policies and Procedures of Technical Services, 1971, Cataloging Procedures for Liberal Studies Students, 1973. Performer Opera Guild Greater Miami, 1969-1970, Bexar Opera Workshop, San Antonio, 1974-1979, Fort Smith Chorale, 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Texas Library Association, Southeastern Library Association, American Library Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Scuba diving, ceramics, singing, sewing.

    Connections

    • father: Janne Frederick Pierson
    • mother: Elizabeth McAlpin (Goodman) Pierson
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    Born January 21, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      Florida State University
    • 1967
      Florida State University
    • 1989
      North Texas State University
    • 1967 - 1969
      Cataloger Miami-Dade Junior College
      Florida, United States
    • 1970 - 1979
      head, of technical services Our Lady of the Lake University
      San Antonio, Texas, United States
    • 1979 - 1984
      instructor, School Library and Information Services North Texas State University
      Denton, Maryland, United States
    • 1985
      instructor, Graduate School Library and Information Services University Oklahoma
      Norman, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1985
      technical services librarian Westark Community College
      Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
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