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Librarian

Barbara Jean Pruett, American librarian. Member of American Library Association (council member since 1979), Federal Library. Committee (executive advisory committee since 1984), District of Columbia Library. Association, Association Recorded Sound Collections, District of Columbia Library. Association, Academy Country Music, Country Music Association.

Background

Pruett, Barbara Jean was born on May 8, 1942 in Madison, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Fred Phillip and Dorothy Jean (Keel) Pruett.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1966. Master of Arts in Librarianship, California State University San Jose, 1971.

Career

Head library LaGrange High School, Indiana, 1966—1968, Santa Clara Planning Department, San Jose, California, 1969—1971. Head research information center United Farm Workers, Keene, California, 1973—1975. Head social science library Catholic University, Washington, 1975—1979.

Head technical services International Trade Commission, Washington, 1979—1983, library director, from 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Library Association (council member since 1979), Federal Library. Committee (executive advisory committee since 1984), District of Columbia Library. Association, Association Recorded Sound Collections, District of Columbia Library.

Association, Academy Country Music, Country Music Association.

Connections

father:
Fred Phillip Pruett

mother:
Dorothy Jean (Keel) Pruett