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Dick Doctor Najira

librarian

Dick Doctor Najira, Malawian librarian. Member Malawi Library. Association (secretary 1980-1981), African Standing Conference on Bibliographic Control (national representative 1983-1996).

Background

Najira, Dick Doctor was born on December 20, 1947 in Mulanje, Malawi. Son of Reginald Doctor and Fanny (Chimberenga) Najira.

Education

Library. certified, Mindolo Training Center, Kitwe, Zambia, 1973. Library. diploma, University Botswana, Gaborone, 1986.

Career

Library. assistant University Libraries, Blantyre, 1968-1971, senior library assistant Zomba, Malawi, 1972-1974. Assistant library National Archives of Malawi, 1975-1981, library, 1981-1990, senior library, 1991-1996. Coordinator National ISBN Agency, Zomba, 1991-1996.

Membership

Member Malawi Library. Association (secretary 1980-1981), African Standing Conference on Bibliographic Control (national representative 1983-1996).

Connections

Married Bertha Mapinda, March 25, 1972 (divorced September 1983). Children: Edina, Martha, Masautso. Married Neffa Kalimenti, July 8, 1986.

1 child, Chimwemwe.