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Marilyn Ann Lester, American librarian. Named Academy Library of the Year North Suburban Library. Systems, 1991-1992. Member American Library Association, Illinois Library. Association.

Background

Lester, Marilyn Ann was born on January 1, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Ronald Barker and Marion Charlotte (Lenske) Guthrie.

Education

Bachelor in English, Mankato State University, 1972. Master of Science in Library. Media Education, Mankato State University, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy of Library. and Info Science, University Illinois, 1989.

Career

Library reference, Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries, 1974;director learning resource center, Southeast Community College, Milford, Nebraska, 1974-1978;associate director libraries, director learning resources, National Saint Louis University, Evanston, Illinois, 1978-1992;dean instructional resources, university library, National Saint Louis University, Evanston, since 1992. Consultant electronic libraries DeVry Institute Technology, Chicago, 1992, Wyzsza SzkolaBisnesu, Nowy Sacz, Poland, 1992-1993.

Works

Membership

Member American Library Association, Illinois Library. Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, knitting, family activities.

Connections

Married Daniel W. Lester, June 1, 1965 (divorced May 1975). Children: Andrew, Lucinda. Married Ken Brooks, January 2, 1993 (divorced December 1994).

father:
Ronald Barker Guthrie

mother:
Marion Charlotte (Lenske) Guthrie

spouse:
Daniel W. Lester

spouse:
Ken Brooks

child:
Andrew Lester

child:
Lucinda Lester