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Librarian

Linda Lee Cowen, American librarian. Named Site Teacher of Year, Adams Elementary, Norman, 1988. Member American Library Association, National Education Association, Oklahoma Education Association, Oklahoma Library. Association (committee chair 1987-1988, Sequoyah Children's Book award 1993-1994), Oklahoma Association School Library. Media Specialists (Polly Clarke award 1991), Beta Phi Mu, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Cowen, Linda Lee was born on December 23, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Leonard D. and Jean Lois (Berry) Lemon.

Education

AB, Center Michigan University, 1969. Master of Library Science, University Oklahoma, 1972.

Career

Library, Norman (Oklahoma) High School, 1972-1979;library, West Mid-High School, Norman, 1979-1984;coordinator library resources, Oklahoma State Department Education, Oklahoma City, 1984-1987;library media specialist, Adams Elementary, Norman, 1987-1989;library media specialist, Harry S. Truman Elementary, Norman, 1989-1993;specialist, T. Roosevelt Elementary, Norman, Oklahoma, since 1993. Delegate Governor's Conference/Library., Oklahoma, 1978, 88.

Membership

Member American Library Association, National Education Association, Oklahoma Education Association, Oklahoma Library. Association (committee chair 1987-1988, Sequoyah Children's Book award 1993-1994), Oklahoma Association School Library. Media Specialists (Polly Clarke award 1991), Beta Phi Mu, Phi Delta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: crafts, gardening, antiques, miniatures, traveling.

Connections

Daughter of Leonard D. and Jean Lois (Berry) Lemon. M. Chester Richard, July 20, 1968.

father:
Leonard D. Lemon

mother:
Jean Lois (Berry) Lemon

spouse:
Chester Richard