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Library and information science educator

Kimio Hosono, library and information science educator. Fulbright scholar, 1970. Member American Society Information Science, Mita Society Library and Information Science, Japan Library. Association, Information Science and Technology Association, Japan Society Library and Information Science, Information Processing Society Japan, Japan Society Information and Knowledge.

Background

Hosono, Kimio was born on December 1, 1940. Son of Nobuo and Sumi (Nishimura) Hosono.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Keio University, Tokyo, 1965. Master of Science, Keio University, Tokyo, 1967. Master of Arts, Keio University, Tokyo, 1969.

Career

Lecturer Keio University, Tokyo, 1967-1973, associate professor library and information science, 1973-1982, professor, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Information Retrieval: Theory and Practice, 1991, Introduction to Information Systems, 1998. Translation: Information Retrieval Interaction, 1995.

Membership

Member American Society Information Science, Mita Society Library and Information Science, Japan Library. Association, Information Science and Technology Association, Japan Society Library and Information Science, Information Processing Society Japan, Japan Society Information and Knowledge.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing go.

Connections

Married Reiko Kaneko, October 29, 1973. Children: Tomoko, Akinori.

father:
Nobuo Hosono

mother:
Sumi (Nishimura) Hosono

spouse:
Reiko Kaneko

child:
Akinori Hosono

child:
Tomoko Hosono