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Frederick Boyce Gardner

Frederick Boyce Gardner, American library director.

Background

  • Gardner, Frederick Boyce was born on March 12, 1942 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Boyce and Alleen Louise (Brown) Gardner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Kentucky, 1964. Master of Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1966.

    Career

    • Head librarian University Kentucky Hopkinsville Community College, Hopkinsville, 1966-1969. Head, readers service City University of New York, Manhattan Community College, New York City, 1969-1971. Reference librarian California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California, 1971-1984, head, public services, 1974-1987, director computer services, 1984-1987, acting director, 1987-1988, dean of the library, since 1988.

      Delaware California Conference on Networking, Pomona, 1985. Member California Networking Task Force, 1990—1995. Board directors Statewide California Electronic Library.

      Consortium, since 2001.

    Membership

    Secretary Sequoia String Quartet Foundation, Los Angeles, 1977-1987. Captain United States Air Force, 1968-1969. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Santa Clarita Interlibr.

    Network (president 1989-1991), California Private Academy Libraries (executive board 1988-1991, 96—, chairman 1990), Total Interlibr. Exchange (vice president 1980-1981, president 1981-1982, chairman 1983-1986, consultant 1983-1985), California Library. Association, Performing Arts Libraries Network (chairman 1991), West Hollywood Chorale (executive committee 1997-1998).

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, computers.

    Connections

    • father: Boyce Gardner
    • mother: Alleen Louise (Brown) Gardner
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    Born March 12, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      University Kentucky
    • 1966
      Indiana University
    • 1966 - 1969
      Head, librarian University Kentucky Hopkinsville Community College
      Hopkinsville, Kentucky, United States
    • 1969 - 1971
      head
    • 1971 - 1984
      reference librarian California Institute of the Arts
      Valencia, California, United States
    • 1974 - 1987
      reference librarian California Institute of the Arts
    • 1988
      reference librarian California Institute of the Arts
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