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John S. Baky, American librarian. specialist rare books and manuscripts. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Pennsylvania Library. Association, Popular Culture Association, Tri-County Library. Consortium.

Background

Baky, John S. was born on July 22, 1947 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of John Alex and Martha Veronica (McNivick) Baky.

Education

Bachelor, Gettysburg College, 1969;Master of Science, Columbia University, 1972;Master of Arts, Wesleyan University, 1976;postgraduate, Bryn Mawr College, 1986-1987.

Career

Assistant director, Fairfield (Connecticut) Library. System, 1972-1975;editor, Research Publs., Inc., 1977-1980;collection development library, head acquisitions department, Connelly Library./La Salle U., Philadelphia, 1980-1991;bibliographer, special collections, Connelly Library./La Salle U., Philadelphia, since 1988;director library services, Connelly Library./La Salle U., Philadelphia, since 1991. Lecturer and consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Specialist rare books and manuscripts.

Works

Membership

Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Pennsylvania Library. Association, Popular Culture Association, Tri-County Library. Consortium.

Connections

Married Susan Ethel Crockford, August 27, 1977 (divorced July 1980).

father:
John Alex Baky

mother:
Martha Veronica (McNivick) Baky

spouse:
Susan Ethel Crockford