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educator , Law librarian

James Stephen Heller, American law librarian, educator. Bar: California 1976, District of Columbia 1978.

Background

Heller, James Stephen was born on April 11, 1950 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Benjamin Heller and Vera Frances (Broder) Schumer:.

Education

Bachelor, University Michigan, 1971. Juris Doctor cum laude, University San Diego, 1976. Master of Library Science, University California, Berkeley, 1977.

Career

Associate law librarian, National Law Center, George Washington University, Washington, 1977-1980;director, Civil Library, unites states department Justice, Washington, 1980-1983;director, associate professor of law, College Law Library, U. Idaho, Moscow, 1983-1988;director, associate professor of law, Marshall-Wythe Law Library, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1976, District of Columbia 1978.

Works

Membership

Member American Association Law Libraries (chairman copywrite committee 1982-1983, 93-94, chairman awards committee 1991-1992, chair education committee 1994-1995, president, 1998-1999), Northwest Consortium Law Libraries (chairman 1987-1988), Virginia Association Law Libraries (president 1994-1995), Southeastern Association Law Libraries, American Civil Liberties Union (vice president Moscow-Latah committee 1987-1988).

Connections

Son of Benjamin Heller and Vera Frances (Broder) Schumer: m. Janet LouiseCrowther, October 27, 1985. Children: Benjamin William, Seth Joseph.

father:
Benjamin Heller Crowther

mother:
Vera Frances (Broder) Schumer: Married Janet Louise Crowther

spouse:
Janet Louise Crowther

children:
Benjamin William Heller

Seth Joseph Heller