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Librarian

Ina Alster Gravitz, American librarian. Certified professional public library, New York.

Background

Gravitz, Ina Alster was born on July 13, 1947 in New York City. Daughter of Joseph and Rena Ethel (Feuer) Alster.

Education

Bachelor, Queens College, 1969. Master of Science, Long Island University, 1983.

Career

Reference library Smithtown (New York ) Library., 1985-1986. Young adult reference library Nesconset (New York ) branch Smithtown Public Library., 1986-1990. Head of young adult services Smithtown Library.

System, 1991; head Nesconset (New York ) branch Smithtown Public Library., since 1991. Freelance indexer.

Achievements

  • Certified professional public library, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (annotated bibliography) The Gifted and Talented Student, 1983, review 2nd edition, 1985.

Membership

Member League of Women Voters, 1972-1984, Sachem Community Education Council, Holbrook, New York, 1973-1991. Evaluator Sachem Schools Gifted Program, Holbrook, 1979-1986. Board directors Taproot Workshops for Senior Citizens, 1992-1995.

Member Sachem Anti-Bias Task Force, since 1993. Member American Library Association, New York Library. Association, Suffolk County Library.

Association (programmer 1989, vice president young adult services division 1990, president 1991), Smithtown Libraries Association (president 1985-1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, reading, knitting.

Connections

Married Lawrence Arthur Gravitz, 1967. Children: Elana Ruth, Jennifer Anne.

father:
Joseph Alster

mother:
Rena Ethel (Feuer) Alster

spouse:
Lawrence Arthur Gravitz

children:
Elana Ruth Gravitz

Jennifer Anne Gravitz