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Allan Judge Dyson

Allan Judge Dyson was American librarian. Decorated Army Commendation medal; Council on Library. Resources fellow, 1973-1974.

Background

  • Dyson, Allan Judge was born on March 28, 1942 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Raymond Magan and Hilda Dyson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Government, Harvard University, 1964. Medical Science Liaison Society, Simmons College, 1968.

    Career

    • Assistant to director Columbia University Libraries, New York City, 1968-1971. Head Moffitt Undergrad. Library. University California, Berkeley, 1971-1979, university library Santa Cruz, 1979—2003, retired, 2003.

    Works

    • Editor College and Research Libraries News, 1973-1974. Chairman editorial board Choice magazine, 1978-1980, American Libraries, 1986-1989.

    Membership

    Chief Financial Officer Cabrillo (California) Music Festival, 1985-1986. Chairman Northern California Regional Library. Board, 1986-1988, 94-98, University California Libraries Group, 1998-2001.

    Lieutenant United States Army, 1964-1966. Member American Library Association, American Civil Liberties Union, Libraries Association University California (president 1976), Sierra Club.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Cooper, 1987. 1 child, Brenna Ruth.
    • father: Raymond Magan
    • mother: Hilda Dyson
    • spouse: Susan Cooper
    • child: Brenna Ruth Dyson
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    Born March 28, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      Harvard University
    • 1968
      Simmons College
    • 1968 - 1971
      Assistant, to director Columbia University Libraries
    • 1971 - 1979
      head, Moffitt Undergrad. Library University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
    • 1979 - 2003
      head, Moffitt Undergrad. Library University California

    Award