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David James Norden

librarian

David James Norden, American librarian. Recipient Alumni award Long Island University, 1985; Title IV fellow Yale University, 1969-1970. President Friends of Grove City Public Library, Ohio, 1979-1981; Member American Library Association, American Society for Information Science (secretary Central Ohio chapter 1979, chairman Michigan chapter 1985), Amnesty International, American Radio Relay League Clubs: Faculty of Ohio State University.

Background

Norden, David James was born on January 10, 1947 in Bozeman, Montana, United States. Son of James Louis and Bergliot Suvrina (Rud) Norden.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Russian, Dartmouth College, 1969. Postgraduate, Yale University, 1970. MSL.S., Long Island University, 1974.

Career

Teacher Russian Choate School, Wallingford, Connecticut, 1970-1974. Librarian Kent-Denver Country Day School, Englewood, Colorado, 1974-1976. Assistant head circulation department Ohio State University Libraries, Columbus, 1976-1981.

Head undergraduate library University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1981-1985. Head librarian Hampden-Sydney College, Virginia, since 1985. Consultant training activities various libraries in Midwest, since 1978.

Achievements

  • Avocations: amateur radio. Writing; calligraphy.

Works

  • Translator: (poetry) Alexander Blok's City Cycle, 1969. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Friends of Grove City Public Library, Ohio, 1979-1981. Member American Library Association, American Society for Information Science (secretary Central Ohio chapter 1979, chairman Michigan chapter 1985), Amnesty International, American Radio Relay League Clubs: Faculty of Ohio State University.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: amateur radio. Writing; calligraphy.

Connections

Married Gail Anne Atwan, June 14, 1970. 1 child, Alexander.

father:
James Louis Norden

mother:
Bergliot Suvrina (Rud) Norden

spouse:
Gail Anne Atwan

child:
Alexander Norden