Certified in Librarianship, Washington University, St. Louis, 1976.
Assistant to library, St. Louis Art Museum, 1963-1968; library, St. Louis Art Museum, 1968-1985; head library, Cleveland Museum Art, since 1985. Visiting committee university libraries Case We. Res.U., 1987-1990, co-chairperson, 1990.
Member American Library Association, Art Libraries Society North America (chairman mus.-type-of-library group national chapter 1979-1981, chairman New Orleans 1980, nominating committee 1980, 84, Wittenborn awards committee 1981, 90, vice president, president-elect 1987-1988, president 1988-1989, past president 1989-1990, chairman North America art library resources committee 1991-1993, search committee new executive director 1993-1994. chairman finance committee 1996-1998, presenter numerous papers, chairman nominating committee 1999-2000, co-chair conference program committee 1999-2000), Society of America Archivists, Midwest Museum Conference (co-chairman program committee annual meeting 1982), Special Libraries Association, Research Libraries Group (shares executive group 1996-1998, shares participation committee 1997-1999).
Married Amor Abid (divorced 1969). Children: Rod, Kady; Married Cleon R. Yohe, August 10, 1974 (divorced). Married Roldo S. Bartimole, February 1, 1991.