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Betty Jane Meyer, American former librarian. Grantee Ohio State University, 1975-1976.

Background

Meyer, Betty Jane was born on July 20, 1918 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Herbert and Gertrude (Sanders) Meyer.

Education

Bachelor, Ball State Teachers College, 1940. Bachelor of Science in Library Science, Western Reserve University, 1945.

Career

Student assistant Muncie (Indiana) Public Library., 1936—1940. Library assistant Ohio State University Library., Columbus, 1940—1942, cataloger, 1945—1946, assistant circulation librarian, 1946—1951, acting circulation librarian, 1951—1952, administrative assistant to director libraries, 1952—1957, acting associate reference librarian, 1957—1958, serials cataloger, 1958—1965, head serial division catalog department, 1965—1968, head acquisition department, 1968—1971, assistant director libraries, technical services, 1971—1976, acting director libraries, 1976—1977, assistant director libraries, technical services, 1977—1983. Library assistant Grandview Heights Public Library., 1942—1944.

Student assistant Case Institute of Technology, Cleveland, 1944—1945. Instructor library administration Ohio State University Library., 1958—1963, assistant professor, 1963—1967, associate professor, 1967—1975, professor, 1975—1983, professor emeritus, from 1983. Member Ohio College Library.

Center Advisory Committee on Cataloging, 1971—1976, member advisory committee on serials, 1971—1976. Member Inter-University Library. Council, Technology Services Group, 1971—1983.

Member board trustees Columbua Area Library and Information Council Ohio, 1980—1983.

Membership

Member Ohio College Library Center Advisory Committee on Cataloging, 1971-1976. Member Inter-University Library Council, Technology Services Group, 1971-1983. Member board of trustees Columbus Area Libraryand Information Council Ohio, 1980-1983.

Ohio State University grantee, 1975-1976. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, American Association of University Professors, Ohio library association (nominating committee 1978-1981), Ohioana library association, Ohio Valley Group Technology Services Librarians, Northern Ohio Technology Services Librarians, FranklinCounty library association, Academy library association Ohio, Philanthropic and Educational Organization, Beta Phi Mu, Delta Kappa Gamma. Club: Association Faculty and Professional Women Ohio State University.

Connections

father:
Herbert Meyer

mother:
Gertrude (Sanders) Meyer