Jean Chandler Smith Edit Profile
AB, Bryn Mawr College, 1939. Master of Science, Yale University, 1953. Master of Library Science, Catholic University America, 1973.
Reference librarian, District of Columbia Public Library, 1939-1943; translator, Canal Zone, 1943-1944; librarian, National Air Station, Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawaii., 1944-1946; reference librarian, also research associate biology, Yale University, 1947-1958; acting chief acquisitions, National Institutes of Health Library, Bethesda, Maryland., 1959-1963; chief reader services, United States Dept Interior, Washington, 1964-1965; with, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Washington, 1965-1981; assistant director institution services, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, 1972-1979; acting director, Smithsonian Institution Libraries, 1977-1979; retired, 1981; research associate, Smithsonian Institution, 1981-1994. Member friends of library committee Bryn Mawr College.
Member Connecticut Academy Arts and Sciences, Society History of Natural History, Bibliographical Society American, History of Science Society F C.