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Richard George Geiger

Richard George Geiger was American librarian. Fellow: Special Libraries Association (treasurer news division 1985-1987, chairman 1988-1990, president San Francisco Bay Region chapter 1990-1991, board directors since 1993, John Cotton Dana award 2009); member: American Library Association, Spinnaker Yacht Club, Blue Water Cruising Club.

Background

  • Geiger, Richard George was born on September 13, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of George L. and Thelma E. (Klots) Geiger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Biology and Art, University California, Santa Barbara, 1970. Master of Library and Information Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1975.

    Career

    • Circulation supervisor art library University of California at Los Angeles, 1971-1973, photographer/cataloger slide library, 1973-1974. Library National Maritime Museum, San Francisco, 1975-1976, San Francisco Chronicle, 1976-1980, library director, 1984—2009. Library manager San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, California, 1980-1984.

      Retired, 2009.

    Membership

    Fellow: Special Libraries Association (treasurer news division 1985-1987, chairman 1988-1990, president San Francisco Bay Region chapter 1990-1991, board directors since 1993, John Cotton Dana award 2009). Member: American Library Association, Spinnaker Yacht Club, Blue Water Cruising Club.

    Connections

    • Married Susan L. Woods, December 20, 1974. 1 child Brendan.
    • father: George L. Geiger
    • mother: Thelma E. (Klots) Geiger
    • spouse: Susan L. Woods
    • child: Brendan Geiger
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    Born September 13, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      University California
    • 1975
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1971 - 1973
      Circulation supervisor art library University of California at Los Angeles
    • 1973 - 1974
      Circulation supervisor art library University of California at Los Angeles
    • 1975 - 1976
      library National Maritime Museum
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1976 - 1980
      library National Maritime Museum
    • 1980 - 1984
      library manager, San Jose Mercury News
      San Jose, Costa Rica
    • 2009
      retired
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