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educator , Information and library science educator

Lois Mai Chan, American library and information science educator. Member of American Library Association (Margaret Mann award 1989, Beta Phi Mu award for district service education for librianship 2006).

Background

Chan, Lois Mai Daughter of Kar K. and Sau N. Mark.

Education

AB, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1956. Master of Arts, Florida State University, 1958. Master of Science, Florida State University, 1960.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Kentucky, 1970.

Career

Assistant order library Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1960-1961, assistant cataloger, 1961-1963. Serials acquisition library Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1963-1964. Assistant library Lake Forest College, 1964—1966.

Serials cataloger University Kentucky, Lexington, 1966-1967, assistant professor library science, 1970-1974, associate professor, 1974-1980, professor, since 1980. Visiting lecturer University Minnesota, Minneapolis, summer 1979, University Hawaii, Honolulu, summer 1982. Project consultant Online Computer Library Center, Dublin, Ohio, 1983-1986, since 2000.

Chairman Decimal Classification Editorial Policy Committee, Washington, 1986-1991.

Works

Membership

Member of American Library Association (Margaret Mann award 1989, Beta Phi Mu award for district service education for librianship 2006).

Connections

Married Shung Kai Chan, June 22, 1963. Children: Jennifer M., Stephen Y.

father:
Kar K.

mother:
Sau N. Mark

spouse:
Shung Kai Chan

child:
Jennifer M. Chan

child:
Stephen Y Chan