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Jerry Wayne Mansfield, American librarian. Certified Federal Emergency Mgnt. Agency, Emmitsburg, Maryland, 2009. Recipient Excellence in Librarianship award Georgia State University Foundation, 1977; Travel grant, 2007.


Mansfield, Jerry Wayne was born on January 26, 1952 in Garrett, Indiana, United States. Son of William Wayne Mansfield and Beverley June Ridgway.


Bachelor, Hanover College, Indiana, 1974. Master of Science in Library. Science, University Kentucky, 1975.


Reference library Georgia State University, Atlanta, 1975-1978. Assistant engineering library, assistant professor Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1978-1983. Director medical libraries King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1983-1987.

Chief advisor for library affairs National Center for Financial and Economic Information, Saudi Arabia, 1987-1990. Head public services United States Postal Service Corporation Library., Washington, 1990-2000. Manager Information Resource Centers, Congressional Research Service, 2000—2005, information research specialist, since 2005.

Member congress faculty Congressional Research Service, since 2005. Faculty member TheCapitol.Net, since 2007. Member editorial committee International Federation of Library Associations Journal, since 2010.


  • Certified Federal Emergency Mgnt. Agency, Emmitsburg, Maryland, 2009.


  • Other Work

    • Author: The Nuclear Power Debate: A Guide to the Literature, 1984. Contributor articles to professional journals.


President Friends of the Bowie (Maryland) Library., 1994, 96, 98, since 2005. Member American Library Association (life), Special Libraries Association, International Federation Library. Associations (government and official publications section 1997-1999, secretary-treasurer 1999-2000, chair 2000-2001.

Government library section 2001-2005 and since 2007, chair 2003-2005. Since 2007).


  • Other Interests

    Travel, gardening, miniature books, volunteerism.


Married Melberne Anne Crellin, June 2, 1984. 1 child, Melberne Elizabeth.

William Wayne Mansfield

Beverley June Ridgway

Melberne Anne Crellin

Melberne Elizabeth Mansfield