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library and information sciences educator

Edwin Michael Cortez, American Library and information sciences educator. Avocations: horseback riding, skiing. M C. Member American Library Association (member county 1984-1988), American Society for Information Science.

Background

Cortez, Edwin Michael was born on December 16, 1951 in New York City. Son of Michael and Cecilia (Vasquez) Cortez.

Education

Bachelor, Wagner College, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Arizona, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1980.

Career

Librarian, Tucson Public Library, 1973-1974;information specialist, Library of Congress, Washington, 1974-1975;head adult services, Anaheim (California) Public Library, 1976-1978;assistant professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1979-1983;associate professor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1983-1985;associate professor, Catholic University, Washington, 1985-1987;acting dean, Catholic University, Washington, 1987-1988;associate professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, since 1988. Consultant LIBCON, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Avocations: horseback riding, skiing. M C.

Works

Membership

Member American Library Association (member council 1984-1988), American Society for Information Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseback riding, skiing.

Connections

father:
Michael Cortez

mother:
Cecilia (Vasquez) Cortez