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Joseph Stanley Komidar, American librarian. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Beta Phi Museum M C.

Background

Komidar, Joseph Stanley was born on July 19, 1916 in Chisholm, Minnesota, United States. Son of John and Jennie (Skrbec) Komidar.

Education

Associate of Arts, Hibbing Junior College, 1936. Bachelor of Library Science, University Minnesota, 1938. Bachelor, University Minnesota, 1941.

Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1948.

Career

Reference assistant, University of Minnesota Library, 1938-1941; reference and loan librarian, Carleton College, 1941-1943; reference librarian, Northwestern University, 1948-1950; chief reference and special services division, Northwestern University, 1950-1956; university librarian, Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, 1956-1981; retired, 1981. Visiting lecturer U. Denver School Librarianship, summer 1955.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles professional journals and publications.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries, Beta Phi Museum M C.

Connections

Married Mary Louise Watson, August 16, 1957. Children: Kathryn J., Joseph T.

father:
John Komidar

mother:
Jennie (Skrbec) Komidar

spouse:
Mary Louise Watson

child:
Kathryn J. Komidar

child:
Joseph T. Komidar