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consultant , medical library director

James Pat Craig, American Medical library director, consultant. member of the board of directors Shreveprot Opera Association, 1989, president elect, since 1996. Member American Library. Association, Medical Library. Association (certified instructor 1986), Special Library. Association, Louisiana Library. Association, Unit 170 ACBL (president 1989, 93), Lions International (treasurer 1968-1979), Elks.

Background

Craig, James Pat was born on December 10, 1942 in Gould, Arkansas, United States. Son of Hubert Eldridge and Mary Lorean (Dean) Craig.

Education

Biosystems Engineering, University Arkansas, Monticello, 1964. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University North Texas, 1969.

Career

Teacher, library, Gould (Arkansas) Public Schools, 1964-1969;library supervisor, Gould (Arkansas) Public Schools, 1970-1973;library, U. Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1969-1970;library supervisor, Dumas (Arkansas) Schools, 1973-1975;director research library, National Center Technology Research, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1975-1982;associate director, University Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, 1982-1985;director library services, U. South Florida, Tampa, 1985-1987;professor, chairman, Louisiana State University School Medicine, Shreveport, Louisiana, since 1987. Director NLM: Regional Medical Library. Program, Dallas, 1982-1985.

Chairman Texas Library. Consortium Alliance, Austin, 1984-1985. Chairman S. Control Academy Medical Libraries, Dallas, 1992-1995.

Achievements

  • Avocations: part time professional singer, piano.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (Modern Language Association courses), Enhancing Role of Librarian, 1995, Information Malpractice, 1995. Contributor chapter Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sci, 1995.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

It is good for Christians with different approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Member of the board of directors Shreveprot Opera Association, 1989, president elect, since 1996. Member American Library. Association, Medical Library.

Association (certified instructor 1986), Special Library. Association, Louisiana Library. Association, Unit 170 ACBL (president 1989, 93), Lions International (treasurer 1968-1979), Elks.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: part time professional singer, piano.

Connections

Married Paula Jane Wykoff, December 8, 1990.

father:
Hubert Eldridge Craig

mother:
Mary Lorean (Dean) Craig

spouse:
Paula Jane Wykoff