Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1969. Master of Arts, University of California at Los Angeles, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in History, University of California at Los Angeles, 1979.
Master of Library Science, Catholic University, Washington, 1991.
Apprentice, Daedalus Paper Conservatory, Oakland, California, 1979-1980; assistant professor, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1981-1982; president, Supreme Manufacturing Corporation, Van Nuys, California, 1982-1983; associate, Howard Karno Books, Santa Monica, California, 1983-1985; head bindery and preservation, University of Virginia Law Library., Charlottesville, 1986-1990; library, Blue Ridge School, Dyke, Virginia, since 1990. Co-owner Rice & Loewenstein Antiquarian Booksellers, Charlottesville,1985-.
Member Salalm, American Library. Association, Virginia Library. Association.
Married C. Jared Loewenstein, December 31, 1986. 1 child, Elizabeth Rose.