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Gillian Callen

librarian

Gillian Callen, American librarian. Member Texas Library. Association (past-chair automation and technical interest group).

Background

Callen, Gillian was born on August 14, 1951 in Hull, Yorkshire, England. Came to the United States, 1957. Daughter of Ewart William and Joan (Langley) Smith.

Education

Associate of Arts, Cypress College, California, 1971. Bachelor in History, California State University, Long Beach, 1975. Master of Library Science, University Southern California, 1976.

Career

County librarian San Patricio County Library System, Sinton, Texas, 1977-1980. Head reference Sterling Municipal Library, Baytown, 1980. Reference librarian Houston Public Library, 1980-1981.

Head technical services Alvin (Texas) Community College, 1981-1991, director library services, since 1992. Chair publicity committee South Texas Library. System, Corpus Christi, Texas, 1978-1979.

Chair Community/Junior College Discussion Group, 1990-1992. Consultant software for libraries.

Membership

Member Texas Library. Association (past-chair automation and technical interest group).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Needlecrafts.

Connections

Married Dennis Michael Tacy, December 29, 1970 (divorced 1982). Married James Eugene Callen, September 2, 1983. Children: Elizabeth, William.