Bachelor, Kalamazoo College, 1973. Master of Library Science in Library and Information Science, University Maryland, 1975. Master of Arts in Art History, American University, 1981.
Cataloger, United States Book Exch., Washington, 1974; searcher, McKeldin Library., U. Maryland., College Park, 1975; reference library, American U. Library., Washington, 1975-1980; head media services, American U. Library., Washington, 1980-1996; assistant university library for information services, American U. Library., Washington, since 1993. Project coordinator Museum Ednl. Site Licensing Project, Getty Art History Information Institute, since 1995.
Juror American Film and Video Festival, 1981, 87-93, jury chairperson, 1987, 93. Member undergraduate studies committee American University Senate, 1985-1991, member computer resources committee, 1994-1996, chair faculty senate committee on information resources, 2003-2005. Chair audiovisual advisory committee Consortium of Universities, Washington, 1986-1988.
Chair American University Library. Faculty Council, 1991-1993, 2003-2005. Member American Library Association (video round table 1992-1994), Association College and Research Libraries (copywright committee), Consortium of College and University Media Centers (editorial board College and Universities Media Review, member government regulations public policy committee, ad hoc task force on copyright), Art Libraries Society North America Regional Association, Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Phi Museum.
Married Wallace Cutting Duncan, Junior, April 24, 1976. Children: Matthew, Andrea.