Bachelor of Arts California, Berkeley, 1973. Master of Library Science, Simmons College, 1974. Juris Doctor, Hastings College, 1983.
Cataloging library, instructor library science City College San Francisco, 1974-1983. Processing library Library. Congress, Washington, 1984-1985.
Chief bibliographic control section Government Printing Office, 1985-1987. Assistant university library at San Francisco State University, 1990-1995. Dean libraries Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1995-1999, executive vice president, since 2000.
Fellow Coro Found-City Focus Program, San Francisco, 1993-1994. Advisory board Kent (Ohio) State School Library and Information Science, since 1997. Reviewer National Science Foundation and Institute for Museum and Library.
Services, Washington, 1998-2000.
Board directors California Library. Authority for Systems and Services, San Jose, California, 1990-1995, OhioNet, Columbus, 1996-2000, Horizon Youth Theatre, Bowling Green, 1999-2001. Member American Library Association, American Federation of television and Radio Artists, Library.
Administration and Management Association (vice president/president-elect since 2001), Kiwanis.
Married Arthur Michael Small, August 14, 1985. 1 child, Lorelei Small.