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John Brian Sheridan, American Librarian. Fellow University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1972; recipient Ward medal in Latin, City College of New York, 1970; Regents scholar, City College of New York, 1965-1969.


Sheridan, John Brian was born on August 20, 1947 in New York City. Son of John Bernard and Margaret Ann (Hefferon) Sheridan.


Bachelor in Classics, City College of New York, 1970. Master of Arts in Classical Studies, Indiana University, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1973.


Cataloguer, acquisitions librarian, Kearney (Nebraska) State College, 1973-1975;head technical services, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 1975-1977;head librarian, Transylvania U., Lexington, Kentucky, 1977-1984;head librarian, The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, since 1984. Chairman Colorado Council of Academy Librarians, 1987-1988.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Commissioner Environmental Improvement Commission, Lexington, 1978-1981. Coach Colorado Springs Youth Soccer and Basketball Association, 1984-1992. Board directors NorthEnd Homeowners Association, Colorado Springs, 1985-1990, president, 1988-1990.

Advising committee Lulac National Ednl. Superior vena cava syndrome Center, since 1991. Member Balbas Bandeleros Riding Club.

Member American Library Association (councilor 1987-1991, secretary social responsibilities roundtable 1984-1985, chairman 1985-1986), Colorado Library. Association (president College and University division 1992-1994), Rothman Rooters Club.


Married Dindy Reich, August 20, 1972. Children: Molly, Jonah, Liz Mary.

John Bernard Sheridan

Margaret Ann (Hefferon) Sheridan

Dindy Reich

Molly Sheridan

Jonah Sheridan

Liz Mary Sheridan