Bachelor of Science, Washington State University, 1962. Master of Library Science, University Wash, 1963. Postgraduate, Syracuse University, 1969—1970.
Intern to head documents division Ohio State University, 1963—1967. Special project investigator University Washington, 1968—1969. Staff assistant, head search unit Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1971—1972.
Project coordinator, assistant to director, coordinator health science libraries University Minnesota, 1973—1977. Head library, Alfred Taubman Medical Library. University Michigan, 1978—1987, coordinator, Medical and Science, Technology Libraries, 1981—1987, assistant director collection management Gaylord fellow, 1969—1970.
Member City Council, Yachats, Oregon, since 2002. Member of American Library Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association College and Research Libraries, Michigan Library. Association, Medical Library.
Married Barry Kahn, December 18, 1971 (deceased 1982).