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educator , librarian

Harold Goldstein, American librarian, educator. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Association of University Professors, American Library Association, Florida Library Association, Southeast Library Association, National Education Association, National Conference Audiovisual Uses in Library Education (editor 1963), Conference Evaluation of Library Education (editor 1967).

Background

Goldstein, Harold was born on October 3, 1917 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel and Jennie (Michelson) Goldstein.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1942. Bachelor of Library Science, Columbia University, 1947. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1948.

Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1949.

Career

Assistant librarian, Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore, 1938-1942;assistant professor, University of Minnesota, 1949-1951;director library services, United States Information Service, Ceylon, 1951-1953;director, Davenport Public Library, Iowa., 1955-1959;professor, University of Illinois, 1959-1967;dean, School Library and Information Studies, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1967-1985;professor, School Library and Information Studies, Florida State University, 1985-1986. Consultant New York State LIbrary, Maryland. State Library, Pennsylvania State Library, New Jersey State Library, various community libraries.

Former president Illinois LibraryAssn., Iowa library association.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Association of University Professors, American Library Association, Florida Library Association, Southeast Library Association, National Education Association, National Conference Audiovisual Uses in Library Education (editor 1963), Conference Evaluation of Library Education (editor 1967).

Connections

Married Julia S. Deutsch, November 4, 1943. Children: William M., Richard H.

father:
Samuel Goldstein

mother:
Jennie (Michelson) Goldstein

spouse:
Julia S. Deutsch

child:
William M. Goldstein

child:
Richard H. Goldstein