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Elizabeth Fuseler Avery, American Librarian. Avocations: reading, photography. F C. Recipient Blackwell award American Library Association, 1994. Member International Association Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (president 1979-1980, president/president-elect 1991-1994, editor proceedings, 1990-1992, newsletter editor since 1997).

Background

Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler was born on June 15, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Demitry John and Adah (Mench) Pollock.

Education

AB, College William and Mary, 1968. Master of Science, Drexel University, 1972. Certified advanced study, Drexel University, 1993.

Career

Head biology library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1969-1973; head cataloger, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 1973-1974; library, National Marine Fisheries, Woods Hole, 1974-1975; library director, Texas A & M U., Galveston, 1975-1981; library director, United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, 1981-1983; research manager, Inter-Services Intelligence, Philadelphia, 1986-1989; head science and technical, Colorado State University Libraries, Fort Collins, 1989-1995; director, Lamar U. Library., Beaumont, Texas, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Avocations: reading, photography. F C.

Membership

Member International Association Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (president 1979-1980, president/president-elect 1991-1994, editor proceedings, 1990-1992, newsletter editor since 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, photography.

Connections

father:
Demitry John Pollock

mother:
Adah (Mench) Pollock