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educator , Library administrator

Nancy Washington Clemmons, library administrator, educator.


Clemmons, Nancy Washington was born on September 6, 1947.


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Birmingham Southern College, 1968. Master of Library Science, University Alabama, 1973.


Graduate science library Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama, 1973-1976. Senior library government documents Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1976-1977. Reference library Lister Hill Library.

University Alabama, Birmingham, 1977-1981, vision science library, 1981-1982, head reference services, 1983-1989, head information and instructional service, 1989-1992, acting director, associate professor, 1992-1995, deputy director, since 1995, professor, since 1999. Member regional advisory council Southeastern Atlantic Medical Library Services, Baltimore, 1994—1996. Mentor Academy Health Information Professionals, since 1995.

Member advisory board HealthInfoNet, Jefferson County, Alabama, since 2000.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Reference and Information Services Quarterly, 1994. Member editorial board Medical Reformed Services Quarterly, since 1990. Various book reviews.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member adopt a troop committee Boy Scouts American, 1988-1992. Member of Alabama Health Libraries Association (president 1983-1984), Medical Library. Association (chair public services section 1988-1989, chair member committee 1988-1989, chair awards committee 1993-1994, chapter council representative 1994-1997, chair southern chapter 1997-1998, chair Lucretia McClure Excellence in Education Award Jury 2000-2001, member nominating committee 2000, board directors since 2003, senior associate editor journal 2000-2005), Academy Health Information Professionals (distinguished member), Beta Phi Mu.


Married W. Ronald Clemmons.

W. Ronald Clemmons.