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Law librarian , director of special collections

Jennie Carper Meade, American law librarian, director of special collections.


Meade, Jennie Carper was born on August 1, 1952 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of David Bassel and Jennie Arnold Carper.


AB, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1974. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York, 1976. Juris Doctor, George Washington University Law School, 1980.

Master of Library Science, Catholic University America, Washington, 1988. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 2009.


Collection management library George Washington University Law Library., 1988, associate library research, 1988—1991, associate director, 1992—1995, acting director, 1992—1993, deputy assistant dean associate director law library, 1995—1998, special assistant director, 1998—2000, bibliographer rare books library, 2000—2005, rare books library, 2005—2008, director special collections, since 2008.


  • Other Work

    • Author: The French Collection (American Association Law Libraries Publication award, 2004). Editor (author): A Legal Miscellanea (American Association Law Libraries West-Thomson Excellence Marketing award, 2008).


Member Washington International Horse Show, 1988—1992, secretary, 1990—1992. President Fox Shadow Foundation, Preston, Maryland, since 2000. Member of Law Library.

Society Washington, District of Columbia, American Association Law Libraries, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, United States Equestrian Federation, Inc, Columbia University Club New York, Beta Phi Mu International Library. Science Honor Society.


Married John Patrick Meade, March 10, 1990.

David Bassel

Jennie Arnold Carper

John Patrick Meade