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Linda Lee Cowen

Linda Lee Cowen, American librarian. Named Site Teacher of Year, Adams Elementary, Norman, 1988. Member American Library Association, National Education Association, Oklahoma Education Association, Oklahoma Library. Association (committee chair 1987-1988, Sequoyah Children's Book award 1993-1994), Oklahoma Association School Library. Media Specialists (Polly Clarke award 1991), Beta Phi Mu, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

  • Cowen, Linda Lee was born on December 23, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Leonard D. and Jean Lois (Berry) Lemon.

  • Education

    • AB, Center Michigan University, 1969. Master of Library Science, University Oklahoma, 1972.

    Career

    • Library. Norman (Oklahoma) High School, 1972-1979, West Mid-High School, Norman, 1979-1984. Coordinator library resources Oklahoma State Department Education, Oklahoma City, 1984-1987. Library media specialist Adams Elementary, Norman, 1987-1989, Harry S. Truman Elementary, Norman, 1989-1993.

      Specialist T. Roosevelt Elementary, Oklahoma, since 1993. Delaware Governor's Conference/Library., Oklahoma, 1978, 88.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, National Education Association, Oklahoma Education Association, Oklahoma Library. Association (committee chair 1987-1988, Sequoyah Children's Book award 1993-1994), Oklahoma Association School Library. Media Specialists (Polly Clarke award 1991), Beta Phi Mu, Phi Delta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Crafts, gardening, antiques, miniatures, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Chester Richard, July 20, 1968.
    • father: Leonard D. Lemon
    • mother: Jean Lois (Berry) Lemon
    • spouse: Chester Richard
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    Born December 23, 1946
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Center Michigan University
    • 1972
      University Oklahoma
    • 1972 - 1979
      Library Norman (Oklahoma) High School
    • 1979 - 1984
      Library Norman (Oklahoma) High School
      Norman, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1984 - 1987
      coordinator, library resources Oklahoma State Department Education
      Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      library media specialist, Adams Elementary
      Norman, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1989 - 1993
      library media specialist, Adams Elementary
      Norman, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1993
      specialist, T. Roosevelt Elementary
      Oklahoma, United States

    Award