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Jerry Wayne Mansfield

Jerry Wayne Mansfield, American librarian. Certified Federal Emergency Mgnt. Agency, Emmitsburg, Maryland, 2009. Recipient Excellence in Librarianship award Georgia State University Foundation, 1977; Travel grant, 2007.

Background

  • Mansfield, Jerry Wayne was born on January 26, 1952 in Garrett, Indiana, United States. Son of William Wayne Mansfield and Beverley June Ridgway.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Hanover College, Indiana, 1974. Master of Science in Library. Science, University Kentucky, 1975.

    Career

    • Reference library Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1975-1978. Assistant engineering library, assistant professor Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1978-1983. Director medical libraries King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1983-1987.

      Chief advisor for library affairs National Center for Financial and Economic Information, Saudi Arabia, 1987-1990. Head public services United States Postal Service Corporation Library., Washington, 1990-2000. Manager Information Resource Centers, Congressional Research Service, 2000—2005, information research specialist, since 2005.

      Member congress faculty Congressional Research Service, since 2005. Faculty member TheCapitol.Net, since 2007. Member editorial committee International Federation of Library Associations Journal, since 2010.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Federal Emergency Mgnt. Agency, Emmitsburg, Maryland, 2009.

    Works

    • Author: The Nuclear Power Debate: A Guide to the Literature, 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    President Friends of the Bowie (Maryland) Library., 1994, 96, 98, since 2005. Member American Library Association (life), Special Libraries Association, International Federation Library. Associations (government and official publications section 1997-1999, secretary-treasurer 1999-2000, chair 2000-2001.

    Government library section 2001-2005 and since 2007, chair 2003-2005. Since 2007).

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, gardening, miniature books, volunteerism.

    Connections

    • Married Melberne Anne Crellin, June 2, 1984. 1 child, Melberne Elizabeth.
    • father: William Wayne Mansfield
    • mother: Beverley June Ridgway
    • spouse: Melberne Anne Crellin
    • child: Melberne Elizabeth Mansfield
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    Born January 26, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1974
      Hanover College
    • 1975
      University Kentucky
    • 2005
      manager, Information Resource Centers
    • 1975 - 1978
      Reference library Georgia State University
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1978 - 1983
      assistant, professor Purdue University
      West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
    • 1978 - 1983
      assistant, professor Purdue University
      West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
    • 1983 - 1987
      director, medical libraries King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center
      Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia
    • 1987 - 1990
      chief advisor, for library affairs National Center for Financial and Economic Information
      Saudi Arabia
    • 1990
      head, public services United States Postal Service Corporation Library
      Washington, United States
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