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Paula Hayden Hamilton, American library director.


Hamilton, Paula Hayden was born on August 11, 1946 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Richard Alfred and Anne Frances (Keating) Hayden.


Student, Gonzaga University, Florence, Italy, 1966—1967. Bachelor, San Francisco College for Women, 1968. Master of Library Science, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1969.


Circulation assistant head Northwestern University, Evanstonston, Illinois, 1969—1971, reference library newspaper and microfilm, 1971—1972. Reference and cataloging library University of Science and Technology, Kimasi, Ghana, 1972—1973. Branch library Chicago Public Library., 1973—1975.

Director Clackamas County Library., Oregon City, 1975—1976. Library director Marylhurst College, since 1977, director library's continuing education program, since 1980, instructor, since 1982. Consultant United States Information Service, Kumasi, 1972—1973, Don Barney & Associates, Portland, Oregon, 1983.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Computers and Small Libraries: Toward Desktop Libraries, 1987.


Co-chairman parish family life. Campaigner various Democratic campaigns, 1972. Eucharistic minister St. Clare Roman Catholic Church, 1980.

Member of American Library Association, Library. and Media Groups Oregon, Association College and Research Libraries (Oregon advisory board member 1983-1985), Washington Library. Association (joint conference committee 1985-1987), Oregon Library. Association (committee member 1980-1983), Northwest Association Private College and University Libraries (president 1982-1983).


Married Robert Earl Hamilton, April 22, 1972. Children: Hayden David, Michael Robert.

Richard Alfred Hayden

Anne Frances (Keating) Hayden

Robert Earl Hamilton

Hayden David Hamilton

Michael Robert Hamilton