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Ellen Christine Rauch

library director

Ellen Christine Rauch, American library director.

Background

Rauch, Ellen Christine was born on July 28, 1950 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Emmett Harold and Emma Elizabeth (Walker) Rauch.

Education

Bachelor, Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania, 1972. Master of Arts, Northeastern University, Boston, 1974. Master of Library Science, Simmons College, Boston, 1977.

Career

Circulation librarian Somerville Public Library, Somerville, Massachusetts, 1976-1980. Rotary scholar/visiting librarian Nordjylland Bibliotek, Aalborg, Denmark, 1981-1982. Consultant Massachusetts Legal Reformed Institute, Boston, 1982-1983.

Assistant director Framingham Public Library, Framingham, 1983-1985. Director Chelmsford Public Library, Chelmsford, 1985-1989, Medford Parkway, since 1989.

Membership

Chairman Merrimack Valley Library. Consortium, Andover, Massachusetts, 1988-1989, vice chairman, 1987-1988. President Merrimack Inter-Library.

Cooperative, 1986-1987. Member Simmons College Library. Alumnae Day committee, Boston, 1985.

Chairman Arts Lottery Council, Framingham, 1984. Vice president Lawrence Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, since 1991. Member American Library Association, League of Women Voters, New England Library.

Association, Massachusetts Library. Association (chair education committee 1990-1991), Minuteman Network (treasurer since 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, gardening.