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library director

Loanne Snavely, American library director. Recipient University Libraries award, Pennsylvania State University Libraries, 2004.

Background

Snavely, Loanne was born on October 2, 1950 in Waterloo, Iowa, United States. Daughter of John Ernest and Lois Mow Snavely.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Juniata College, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, 1972. Master in Librarianship, Emory University, 1975. Master of Science in Teaching, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1978.

Career

Reference library Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 1975—1987. Associate professor Bloomsburg (Pennsylvania) University, 1988—1992. Head arts library Pennsylvania State University Libraries, University Park, 1992—1997, acting head arts and humanities library, 1997—1999, head instructional programs, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Designs for Active Learning: A Sourcebook of Classroom Strategies for Information Education. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Head environmental education programming Pennsylvania Valley Conservation Association, Aaronsburg, 2001—2006. Member of American Library Association/Association College and Research Libraries (chair instruction section 1996-1997, institute information literacy, chair 2003-2005, Professional Liaison award 1992, Miriam Dudley Instruction Library. award 2003), Pennsylvania Library. Association (executive board 1984-1985), Art Libraries Society North America (column editor 1995-1996).

Connections

Married Gary Gyekis, April 1, 1979. Children: Joseph Gyekis, Elody Gyekis.

father:
John Ernest

mother:
Lois Mow Snavely

spouse:
Gary Gyekis

children:
Joseph Gyekis Snavely

Elody Gyekis Snavely