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dean , library and information science educator

Martha Larsen Hale, American dean, library and information science educator. Named to Mid-American Education Hall of Fame, 1997.

Background

Hale, Martha Larsen was born on November 30, 1942 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Olaf and Corinne (Carlson) Larsen.

Education

Bachelor, University New Hampshire, 1965. Master of Library Science, Syracuse University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1983.

Career

Dean School Library and Information Management, Emporia State University, Kansas, 1987—1994, founder, director, professor Institute of Continuous Education, 2001—2003. Dean, professor School Library and Information Science, Catholic University American, Washington, since 2003. Visiting scholar School Library., Archival and Information Studies, University British Columbia, Vancouver, 1998.

Visiting faculty member School Library and Information Science, University Washington, Seattle, 1999.

Connections

Married Frank A. Hale, December 26, 1964 (divorced 1976). Children: Matthew, Jennifer.

father:
Olaf Larsen

mother:
Corinne (Carlson) Larsen

spouse:
Frank A. Hale

child:
Jennifer Hale

child:
Matthew Hale