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Library and information science educator

Carolyn S. Schwartz, Canadian library and information science educator. Recipient Outstanding Information Science Teacher award Institute for Science Information and American Society for Information Science, 1994, Emily Hollowell Research award Simmons college, Boston, 1982, 87, 89, 95; Council on Library. Resources Cooperative Research grantee, 1987-1989.


Schwartz, Carolyn S. was born on December 17, 1947 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States, 1980. Daughter of Malcolm George and Ursula Mary (Tagg) Brown.


Bachelor in Linguistics, McGill University, Montreal, 1969. Master of Library Science, McGill University, Montreal, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Information Transfer, Syracuse University, 1986.


Cataloguing library, Concordia U., Montreal, 1974-1977;assistant professor, Simmons College, Boston, 1980-1986;associate professor, Simmons College, Boston, since 1986. President, board directors Documentation Abstracts, Inc., 1991-1994. Consultant United States geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 1993-1994.


  • Other Work

    • Editor Library and Information Science Research, since 1994. Author: Records Management and the Library, 1993. Editorial board Civil Defense-ROM Professional, 1990-1994.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Library. advisory board French Library. in Boston, 1991-1994. Member Association for Computing Machinery, American Society for Information Science (board directors 1989-1992), Association of Records Managers and Administrators, Association for Library and Information Science Education, Beta Phi Museum.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Celtic music, travel, needlepoint, mystery fiction reading.


Married Simon Adon Schwartz, June 22, 1969.

Malcolm George Brown

Ursula Mary (Tagg) Brown

Simon Adon Schwartz