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Kathryn Renfro Lundy

librarian

Kathryn Renfro Lundy was American librarian. Member American Library Association, Nebraska Library. Association (president 1963-1964, Meritorious Service award 1980), American Association of University Women, University Nebraska Emeriti Association, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Beta Phi Museum.

Background

Lundy, Kathryn Renfro was born on August 15, 1918 in Horse Cave, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Edmund Lovell and Rose (Strader) Renfro.

Education

Student, Colorado College, 1938. Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies, U.Denver, 1939.

Career

Catalog reviser University Denver, summer 1939. Assistant cataloger Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, 1939-1942. Head cataloger Utah State Agricultural College, Logan, 1942-1943.

Cataloger Iowa State College, Ames, 1943-1946. Senior assistant librarian catalog department, catalog librarian University Nebraska, Lincoln, 1946-1950, technical svc.librarian to associate director libraries for technical service, 1950-1968, associate director libraries for general services, 1968-1974, acting dir.libraries, summer 1973, library research analyst, 1974-1977, professor planning and research, 1977-1980. Consultant on centralized processing Nebraska Public Library Commission, Lincoln, 1967-1970.

Consultant Eastern Iowa Community College Libraries at Clinton and Muscatine, 1970.

Membership

Member American Library Association, Nebraska Library. Association (president 1963-1964, Meritorious Service award 1980), American Association of University Women, University Nebraska Emeriti Association, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Beta Phi Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.

Connections

Married Frank Arthur Lundy, November 12, 1971 (deceased May 1975).

father:
Edmund Lovell Renfro

mother:
Rose (Strader) Renfro

spouse:
Frank Arthur Lundy