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educator , librarian

Helen Page Ackerman, American Librarian, educator. Recipient award of distinction in library science University of California at Los Angeles Alumnae Association, 1977, Distinguished Career Citation, Association College and Research Libraries, 1989. Member American Library Association, American Association of University Women (Status of Women award 1973), California Library. Association, Council on Library. Resources (board directors 1975-1990).

Background

Ackerman, Helen Page was born on June 30, 1912 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John Bernard and Florence Page.

Education

Bachelor, Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Georgia, 1933. Bachelor of Library Science, University North Carolina, 1940.

Career

Cataloger, Columbia Theological Seminary, 1942-1943;post librarian, United States Army, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland., 1943-1945;assistant librarian, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia, 1945-1949;reference librarian, University of California at Los Angeles, 1949-1954;assistant university librarian, University of California at Los Angeles, 1954-1965;associate university librarian, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965-1973;university librarian, University of California at Los Angeles, 1973-1977;professor School Information and Library Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1973-1977, 82, 83;visiting professor, School Librarianship, University of California, Berkeley, 1978, 80.

Membership

Member American Library Association, American Association of University Women (Status of Women award 1973), California Library. Association, Council on Library. Resources (board directors 1975-1990).

Connections

father:
John Bernard

mother:
Florence Page