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Librarian

Norma Herrington Martin, American librarian.

Background

Martin, Norma Herrington was born on January 5, 1947 in DeRidder, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Norman and Floye (Nichols) Herrington. Bachelor of Science, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, Louisiana, 1969.

Education

Master of Library Science, Louisiana State University, 1970. General librarian Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1970-1975, assistant librarian, 1975-1979, associate librarian, 1979, head catalog maintenance unit, 1982-1986, head automated processing unit, 1985-1987, acting head catalog department, 1986-1987, head catalog department, 1987, acting associate director for technical services, 1990-1992, library faculty policy committee, 1989-1990, chairman. Member of faculty senate, 1989-1991, public relations committee, 1992, Executive Committee, 1990-1992, vice president, 1991-1992, committee admissions, standards and honors, 1989-1991, commission on commission, 1986-1988, chairman, 1988.

Chairman Task Force Renovation Hill Memorial Library, Baton Rouge, 1977-1985.

Career

General library Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1970—1975, assistant library, 1975—1979, associate library, since 1979, head catalog maintenance unit, 1982—1986, head automated processing unit, 1985—1987, acting head catalog department, 1986—1987, head catalog department, since 1987, acting associate director technical services, 1990—1992, library faculty policy committee, 1989—1990, chairman, member faculty senate, 1989—1991, public relations committee, since 1992, executive committee, 1990—1992, vice president, 1991—1992, committee admissions, standards and honors, 1989—1991, committee committees, 1986—1988, chairman, 1988, Task Force Renovation Hill Memorial Library., Baton Rouge, 1977—1985.

Membership

Member of Southeastern Library. Association, Louisiana Library. Association (member LNR committee 1987-1990, vice-chair, chair-elect academic section 1987-1988, chair academic section 1988-1989, automations and networking committee 1989-1991, chairman 1989-1990, ad hoc committee office executive director, secretary 1991-1992, committee constitution and by-laws 1993-1994), LAMA (membership committee 1989-1991, organization committee since 1993), ALCTS (committee classification description and access 1993-1994), Association of College and Research Libraries, American Library Association, Beta Phi Mu.

Connections

father:
Norman Bachelor of Science

mother:
Floye (Nichols) Herrington. Bachelor of Science