Log In

Nancy M. Cline Edit Profile

department chairman , Librarian

Nancy M. Cline, American librarian, department chairman.


Cline, Nancy M. was born on September 21, 1946 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Gerald E. and Mary Jane (Koons) Cline.


Bachelor of Arts in English, University of California at Berkeley, 1968;Master of Library Science in Librarianship, University of California at Berkeley, 1970.


Pennsylvania documents library Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1970-1971, head government documents section, 1971-1980, chief bibliographic resources department, 1980-1984, assistant dean, head bibliographic resources and services division, 1984-1988, dean university libraries, 1988—1996. Roy E. Larsen library Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1996. Chairman Library Digital Initiative Harvard University, chairman Widener Renovation Project planning committee.

Board trustees JSTOR. Advisory board Carnegie Mellon University Libraries. Editorial board Encyclopedia Library.

& Information Science. Member advisory council Princeton University University Library. Member advisory board for academic services Carnegie Mellon University.


Member American Library Association (Document to the People award 1983, Atkinson Memorial award 2006), Pennsylvania Library. Association, Golden Key Honorary Society (honorary), Association Research Libraries (task force on government information in electronic format 1986-1988, chair task force on telecommunications 1989-1991, information policy committee 1990-1993, representative national steering committee coalition for networked information 1990-1994, board directors 1992-1994, president-elect 1994-1995), Research Libraries Group (board governors 1988-1992, chair finance and administration committee 1991-1992).


Married Laurence Hettich, December 28, 1983. 1 child, Jennifer.

Gerald E. Cline

Mary Jane (Koons) Cline

Laurence Hettich

Jennifer Cline