Bachelor in Elementary Education, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, 1972. Master of Science in Library and Information Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Library and Information Science, Wayne State University, 1988.
Associate professor, department library and information science College Social Sciences, Kuwait University, Shuwaikh, since 1988.
Member of American Library Association, American Society Information Science and Technology, College and Research Libraries Association, Pi Lamba Theta, Beta Phi Mu.
Married Abdulhadi H. Al-Qallaf, August 18, 1972. Children: Yusuf A., Ali A., Ahmed A.