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Librarian

Betty Pierson, American librarian. Member Texas Library Association, Southeastern Library Association, American Library Association.

Background

Pierson, Betty was born on January 21, 1942 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Janne Frederick and Elizabeth McAlpin (Goodman) Pierson.

Education

Bachelor in Music Education, Florida State University, 1965. Medical Science Liaison Society, Florida State University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, North Texas State University, 1989.

Career

Cataloger Miami-Dade Junior College, Florida, 1967-1969, head cataloger, 1969-1970. Head of technical services Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, 1970-1979. Instructor School Library and Information Services North Texas State University, Denton, 1979-1984.

Instructor Graduate School Library and Information Services University Oklahoma, Norman, 1985. Technical services librarian Westark Community College, Fort Smith, Ark, since 1985. Consultant librarian Pierson's Library Services, Denton, 1980-1984, Lexington, Kentucky, 1984-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Policies and Procedures of Technical Services, 1971, Cataloging Procedures for Liberal Studies Students, 1973. Performer Opera Guild Greater Miami, 1969-1970, Bexar Opera Workshop, San Antonio, 1974-1979, Fort Smith Chorale, 1985.

Membership

Member Texas Library Association, Southeastern Library Association, American Library Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, ceramics, singing, sewing.

Connections

father:
Janne Frederick Pierson

mother:
Elizabeth McAlpin (Goodman) Pierson