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library director

Hermann Adalbert Leskien, German library director. License library.

Background

Leskien, Hermann Adalbert was born on December 23, 1939 in Koenigsberg, Germany. Son of Bruno and Maria (Rikowski) Leskien.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Wuerzburg, Germany, 1966.

Career

Acquisition department head University Library., Wuerzburg, 1967-1973, director Bamberg, Germany, 1973-1979, University Library. Munich, 1979-1992, Bavarian State Library., Munich, since 1992, director general, since 1999.

Achievements

  • License library.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music, hiking, cycling.

Connections

Married Marga Schmidt, June 19, 1965 (divorced). Children: Cosima, Titus. Married Elisabeth Heinrich, May 24, 1993.

father:
Bruno Leskien

mother:
Maria (Rikowski) Leskien

spouses:
Marga Schmidt

Elisabeth Heinrich

children:
Titus Leskien

Cosima Leskien