Bachelor, University Arizona, 1967. Master of Library Science, University Arizona, 1973. Master of Arts, University Arizona, 1980.
Teacher Spanish, Dover (N.H.) High School, 1968-1969; secretary, Earl Fruit Company, San Francisco, 1970-1971; secretary, U. N.H., Durham, 1971-1972; circulation library, Pima Community College, Tucson, 1973-1980; reference library, Pima Community College, Tucson, 1980-1990; collection development library, Pima Community College, Tucson, since 1990. Instructor honors program Pima Community College, Tucson, since 1984. Reviewer Booklist, 1982-1983, Lector, 1984-1986.
Member American Library Association, Phi Kappa Phi, Delta Sigma Pi.
Married Robert Wayne Buchanan, December 27, 1967 (divorced 1977).