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Joy Marian Kiser

Joy Marian Kiser, American librarian, writer, historian. Member Ohio Preservation Council, Society for the History of Natural History (London), Special Libraries Association (natural history caucus), Washington Rare Book Group.

Background

  • Kiser, Joy Marian was born on January 29, 1947 in Akron, Ohio, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Art History/English/Photography, University Akron, 1988. Master of Arts in Art History, Case Western Reserve University, 1990. Master of Library Science, Kent State University, 1994.

    Career

    • Medical library Wooster Community Hospital, Wooster, Ohio, 1992-1995. Head library Cleveland Museum Natural History, 1995-1998, 1998-1901. Head librarian National Endowment for Arts, Washington, since 2001.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Ohio Preservation Council, Society for the History of Natural History (London), Special Libraries Association (natural history caucus), Washington Rare Book Group.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, carpentry, dressage riding, photography, writing.

    Connections

    • Married James R. Kiser, January 27, 1968 (divorced October 1978). Children: Heather Joy, Adam James.
    • spouse: James R. Kiser
    • children: Heather Joy Kiser
    • Adam James Kiser
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    Born January 29, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1988
      University Akron
    • 1990
      Case Western Reserve University
    • 1994
      Kent State University
    • 1992 - 1995
      Medical library Wooster Community Hospital
      Wooster, Ohio, United States
    • 1995 - 1998
      head, library Cleveland Museum Natural History
    • 1998 - 1998
      head, library Cleveland Museum Natural History
    • 2001
      head, librarian National Endowment for Arts
      Washington, United States