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Librarian

Emerson Donald Jacob, American librarian. Member American Library Association, American History Association.

Background

Jacob, Emerson Donald was born on March 17, 1914 in Canton, Ohio, United States. Son of John and Cora Louise (Kneuss) Jacob.

Education

AB, Mount Union College, 1939. Bachelor of Science in Library Science, Western Reserve University, 1942. Doctor of Philosophy, Western Reserve University, 1961.

Master of Arts, Columbia, 1952. Postgraduate, University Michigan, 1956.

Career

Assistant librarian, Mount Union College, 1943-1945; order librarian, U. Maryland., 1945-1948; acquisitions librarian, Michigan State University, 1948-1958; librarian, Baldwin Wallace College, 1959-1964; librarian, California State Polytechnic College, 1964-1965; librarian, New York State University College at Fredonia, 1965-1968; librarian, Rutgers University at Newark, 1968-1970; librarian, Capitol campus Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg, since 1971. Member librarians commission Cleveland Commission Higher Education. Trustee Western New York Library Resources Council.

Membership

Member American Library Association, American History Association.

Connections

Son of John and Cora Louise (Kneuss) J. M. Doris Geiger, September 29, 1940. 1 daughter, Patricia Lou.

father:
John Jacob

mother:
Cora Louise (Kneuss) Jacob

spouse:
Doris Geiger