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Librarian

Jo Anne Boorkman, American librarian. National Science Foundation fellow, 1969-1970. Fellow Special Libraries Association, Medical Library. Association (board directors 1988-1991); member Northern California and Nevada Medical Library. Group (president 1988-1989, award professional excellence 1996), Mid-Atlantic chapter Medical Library. Association (president 1983-1984), Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.).

Background

Boorkman, Jo Anne was born on July 21, 1947 in San Jose, California, United States. Daughter of Charles John and Ruth Ellen (Reuss) Boorkman.

Education

Bachelor, Scripps College, 1969. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1971.

Career

Biblical search analyst biomedical library University of California at Los Angeles, 1971-1973, reference librarian Darling biomedical library, 1973-1977. Head public services health science library University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1977-1980, head collections development health science library, 1980-1984. Head public services Carlson health science library University California, Davis, 1985-1986, acting assistant university librarian health science, 1986-1987, head Carlson Health Science Library., 1988—2008, library emeritus, since 2008.

Membership

Fellow Special Libraries Association, Medical Library. Association (board directors 1988-1991). Member Northern California and Nevada Medical Library.

Group (president 1988-1989, award professional excellence 1996), Mid-Atlantic chapter Medical Library. Association (president 1983-1984), Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.).

Connections

father:
Charles John Boorkman

mother:
Ruth Ellen (Reuss) Boorkman