Diploma, University Budapest, 1979. Doctor of Science, University Budapest, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Budapest, 1997.
Library. Jozsef Attila University, Szeged, Hungary, 1979-1985. Director library Juhasz Gyula Teacher Training College, 1985-1986. University lecturer Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, since 1986.
Library director Somogyi Library., Szeged, 1990-1992. Lecturer Jozsef Attila University, since 1992, head library and information department, since 1999. Consultant County Library.
Kecskemet, Hungary, 1996-1999. Member Hungarian Book Foundation Board, Budapest, 1993-1997, head library information department.
Married Janos Barat, September 8, 1973. Children: Janos, Anna.