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Marta Susan Wolf Westall

Marta Susan Wolf Westall, American librarian.

Background

  • Westall, Marta Susan Wolf was born on March 25, 1946 in Newark. Daughter of John Andrew and Gertrude Agnes (Kane) Turk.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Bowling Green University, 1968. Master of Library Science, University Texas, 1977.

    Career

    • Assistant serials department Bowling Green University Library., Ohio, 1968. School library Brooks Junior Secondary School, Powell River, Canada, 1968—1969. Assistant library University Michigan Libraries, Ann Arbor, 1970—1972.

      Branch member Social Work Library., University Texas, Austin, 1972—1975. Consultant Center Social Work Research, School Social Work, 1974—1975, director information services, 1975—1979. Assistant director Collection development Texas State Library., Austin, 1980—1989.

      Executive director Executive Women Texas Government, 1989—1990. Community relations coordinator Winter Park Public Library., Florida, 1991—1993. Executive director Central Florida Library.

      Consortium, since 1993. Member National Accreditation Committee Information and Referral Agencies, since 1977, Statewide Development Board Establishment Texas Information and Referral Organization, 1976. Board directors Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, since 1987, Texas Embassy Museum, since 1986.

      Vice president, board directors Austin Rape Crisis Center, since 1987. Member editorial board Information and Referral, Journal Alliance Information and Referral Systems, since 1978. Editor Library. Devels., Texas State Library., since 1980.

    Membership

    Member of American Library Association, Toastmasters International (president W. Austin chapter 1987-1988), Austin Junior Forum, Women's Art Guild, Association Specialized and Cooperative Library. Agencies (chairman publications committee 1982-1984), State Agency Libraries (Texas) (president 1981-1983), Austin On-Line Users Group, Texas Library. Association, Alliance Information and Referral Systems (member executive committee Texas, member national standards committee), American Society Information Science, Special Libraries Association.

    Connections

    • father: John Andrew Turk
    • mother: Gertrude Agnes (Kane) Turk
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    Born March 25, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Bowling Green University
    • 1977
      University Texas
    • 1968
      Assistant, serials department Bowling Green University Library
      Ohio, United States
    • 1968 - 1969
      school library Brooks Junior Secondary School
      Powell River, British Columbia, Canada
    • 1970 - 1972
      assistant, library University Michigan Libraries
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1972 - 1975
      branch member, Social Work Library
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • 1974 - 1975
      consultant, Center Social Work Research
    • 1976
      member, National Accreditation Committee Information and Referral Agencies
    • 1977
      member, National Accreditation Committee Information and Referral Agencies
    • 1980 - 1989
      assistant, director Collection development Texas State Library
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • 1986
      board director, s Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
    • 1987
      board director, s Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
    • 1987
      vice president, s Austin Rape Crisis Center
    • 1987
      board director, s Austin Rape Crisis Center
    • 1989 - 1990
      executive, director Executive Women Texas Government
    • 1991 - 1993
      community relations coordinator, Winter Park Public Library
      Florida, United States
    • 1993
      executive, director Central Florida Library Consortium
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