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Librarian

Diane Cecile Parker was American librarian.

Background

Parker, Diane Cecile was born on December 22, 1942 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Cecil William and Dorothy Kirk Westman.

Education

Bachelor in Comparative Literature, University California, Berkeley, 1964. Master of Library Science, University Washington, 1967. Postgraduate, Case Western Reserve University, 1982.

Career

Library, Seattle Public Library., 1967-1972;head, West Seattle Public Library., 1972;library, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1972-1974;head reference & graduate library, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1975-1981;director science & engineering library, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1982-1984;director libraries, Western Washington U., Bellingham, 1984-1994;information technical library, Western Washington U., Bellingham, 1995-1997;collection development coordinator, Western Washington U., Bellingham, since 1997.

Membership

President, board directors Whatcom Counseling and Psychiatric Clinic, Bellingham, since 1995, St. Paul's Primary School, since 1997. Member American Library Association, Washington Library. Association (executive board 1990-1992, Merit award 1993), Seattle City Libraries Association (president 1971-1972), State University of New York Library.

Association (president 1976-1977), Association College & Research Libraries (president Washington state chapter 1990-1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cross-country skiing, white water kayaking.

Connections

Married Manfred Parker, May 12, 1972.

father:
Cecil William

mother:
Dorothy Kirk Westman

spouse:
Manfred Parker