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Richard Paul Smiraglia

Richard Paul Smiraglia, American library and information science educator. Ordained deacon, 1997, as priest, 1998, Episcopal Church. Library. & Information Science research grantee Online Computer Library. Center, 1993. Member American Library Association, American Society for Information Science, Association for Library and Information Science Education.

Background

  • Smiraglia, Richard Paul was born on March 18, 1952 in New York City. Son of Sylvio Carl Smiraglia and Marcia Jane (Hinds) Jacob.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Lewis and Clark College, 1973. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1992.

      Master of Divinity, The General Theological Seminary, 1997.

    Career

    • Assistant music catalog library University Illinois, Urbana, 1974-1977, music catalog library, 1977-1986. Assistant professor Columbia University, New York City, 1986-1993. Associate professor Long Island University, Brookville, New York, 1993-1998, professor, since 1998.

      Assistant priest Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1997-1999, St. Mary's Church Hamilton Village, Philadelphia, 1999-2000. Priest in charge St. Mark's Church, Frankford, Philadelphia, 2000—2001, St. Philip's Memorial Church, Philadelphia, since 2002. Panelist National Endowment of the Humanities, Washington, 1989.

      Consultant Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1988, New York History Society, New York City, 1991, Kurt Weill Foundation, New York City, 1993-1994.

    Major achievements

    • Ordained deacon, 1997, as priest, 1998, Episcopal Church.

    Works

    • Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Epoch
    • Although bibliographies do exist that concern themselves with the Nazi period in Germany and the Third Reich, no one has yet attempted a complete reference source.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, American Society for Information Science, Association for Library and Information Science Education.

    Connections

    • father: Sylvio Carl Smiraglia Jacob
    • mother: Marcia Jane (Hinds) Jacob
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    Born March 18, 1952
    (age 64)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Lewis and Clark College
    • 1974
      Indiana University
    • 1992
      University Chicago
    • 1997
      The General Theological Seminary
    • 2001
      priest in charge St. Mark's Church
      Frankford, Ontario, Canada
    • 1974 - 1977
      Assistant, music catalog library University Illinois
      Urbana, Illinois, United States
    • 1977 - 1986
      Assistant, music catalog library University Illinois
    • 1986 - 1993
      assistant, professor Columbia University
    • 1993 - 1998
      associate, professor Long Island University
      Brookville, Indiana, United States
    • 1997 - 1999
      assistant, priest Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1999
      assistant, priest Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 2002
      priest in charge St. Mark's Church
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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