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LaVerne Laney McLaughlin, American library director. Certified library Georgia, 2008. Named Outstanding Young Women of America, 1981-1982; fellow, Andrew Mellon Foundation, 1974-1975. Steering committee member Civil Rights Digital Library., Athens, 2005—2008; Member of National Alumnae Association Spelman College, Beta Phi Mu, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc.

Background

McLaughlin, LaVerne Laney was born on July 29, 1952 in Fort Valley, Georgia, United States. Daughter of John Laney and Gladys Laney (deceased).

Education

Bachelor, Spelman College, Atlanta, 1974. Master of Library Science, Atlanta University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Kennedy Western University, Thousand Oaks, California, 2003.

Career

Head technical service library, associate professor Georgia Southwestern State University, Americus, 1976—1998. Director library Albany State University, Albany, since 1998. Teacher Byron Elementary School, Georgia, 1975—1976.

Achievements

  • Certified library Georgia, 2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Service Learning: A Teaching Design, Freshman Seminar & Service to Leadership, Albany State University Life Skills.

Membership

Steering committee member Civil Rights Digital Library., Athens, 2005—2008. Member of National Alumnae Association Spelman College, Beta Phi Mu, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc.

Connections

Married Frederick McLaughlin. 1 child Frederick Laney.

father:
John Laney McLaughlin

mother:
Gladys Laney (deceased) McLaughlin

spouse:
Frederick McLaughlin

child:
Frederick Laney McLaughlin