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library director , writer

Andrew Jay Berner, American Library director, writer. Member American Library Association, Special Libraries Association (chair, chair-elect music, arts and humanities division 1990-1992; president-elect, president New York chapter 1994-1996, bylaws chair, public relations chair, director awards), New York Metropolitan Reformed and Research Libraries Agency (legislation committee), Century Association, Grolier Club.

Background

Berner, Andrew Jay was born on April 5, 1952 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Bernard and Phyllis (Stern) Berner.

Education

Bachelor in History cum laude, Herbert H. Lehman College, 1974. Master of Arts in History, Herbert H. Lehman College, 1979. Master of Science in Library and Information Science, Pratt Institute, 1982.

Career

Teacher, New York City Board Education, 1979-1982;assistant library, The University Club Library., New York City, 1982-1984;associate library, The University Club Library., New York City, 1984-1986;acting director, The University Club Library., New York City, 1986-1987;director, The University Club Library., New York City, 1987-1993;director, curator of collections, The University Club Library., New York City, since 1993. Co-founder, director OPL Resources, Ltd., since 1984.

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Membership

Member American Library Association, Special Libraries Association (chair, chair-elect music, arts and humanities division 1990-1992. President-elect, president New York chapter 1994-1996, bylaws chair, public relations chair, director awards), New York Metropolitan Reformed and Research Libraries Agency (legislation committee), Century Association, Grolier Club.

Connections

father:
Bernard Berner

mother:
Phyllis (Stern) Berner