Board directors Documentation Abstracts, Inc., 1986-1990. Member American Library Association (councilor-at-large 1982-1986, 89-93, chairman county's resolutions committee 1985-1986, public committee 1988-1992, Hugh Atkinson award 1991), Arizona Library. Association (president college and university division 1981-1982, president 1983-1984, Special Service award 1986, Distinguished Service award 1990), Colorado Library.
Association (president 1978-1979), West Virginia Library. Association (president 1975-1976), Association College and Research Libraries (president Tri-State chapter 1972-1974, president Arizona chapter 1981-1982), Southern Library. Association (chairman college and university section 1982-1983), Association Research Libraries (100th meeting planning committee 1982, management of research library resources committee 1990-1993, research collections committee 1993-1996), AMIGOS Bibliograph Council (trustee 1986-1990, chairman board trustees 1988-1989), Library.
Administration and Management Association (board directors 1987-1989, president-elect 1993-1994, president 1994-1995), Library. Information and Technology Association (board directors 1989-1993), Center for Research Libraries (councilor 1979-1997), Florida Library. Association (chair leadership development committee 2003-2004), Mountain Plains Library.
Association (board directors 1987-1990, president-elect 1990-1991), Southeast Florida Library. Information Network (executive committee, board directors since 1997, president 1998-1999), Beta Phi Mu, Chi Beta Phi, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.