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Louise Sharon Sherby, American Librarian. Member American Library. Association, Association College & Research Libraries (board directors university library section 1994-1997, Executive Board reference and adult services division, 1991-1992), Reference and Users Superior vena cava syndrome Association (vice-chair management and operations of usersvcs. section 1996-1997, chair, 1997-1998), Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Sherby, Louise Sharon was born on February 2, 1947 in Bridgeton, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of David and Edith (Fisher) Sherby.

Education

Bachelor, Hofstra University, 1969. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Denver, 1970.

DLS, Columbia University, 1988.

Career

Adult services library, Chicago Public Library., 1970-1973;reference library, Rhode Island College Library., Providence, 1973-1977;head reference library, Rhode Island College Library., Providence, 1977-1982;reference library, Columbia University Libraries, New York City, 1982-1987;deputy head for administration, Columbia University Libraries, New York City, 1987-1988;assistant director for public services, U. Missouri-Kansas City Libraries, 1988-1996;chief library, Hunter College, New York City, since 1996. Adjunct Professor U. Rhode Island Graduate Library. School, Kingston, 1981-1982, U. Missouri School Library. and Information Science, 1989-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Postgraduate Wodehouse: A Comprehensive Bibliography, 1990, Who's Who of Nobel Prizes, 1901-1995, 1996, Who's Who of Nobel Prizes, 1901-2000, 2002. Contributor chapter to Basic Business Library., 1983, 89, 95.

Membership

Member American Library. Association, Association College & Research Libraries (board directors university library section 1994-1997, executive board Reference and Adult Services Division, 1991-1992, vice chair university library section 2001-2002, chair 2002-2003, past chair 2003-2004), Reference and Users Services Association (vice-chair management and operations of user services section 1996-1997, chair, 1997-1998, past chair 1998-1999), Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

father:
David Sherby

mother:
Edith (Fisher) Sherby