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Rebecca A. Watson-Boone Edit Profile

researcher , Library & information studies educator

Rebecca A. Watson-Boone, American dean, researcher, library and information scientist, educator. Member American Library Association (division president 1985-1986, councilor 1988-1992), Association Library and Information Science Education, New Mexico Library. Association.

Background

Watson-Boone, Rebecca A. was born on March 7, 1946 in Springfield, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Roger S. and Elizabeth Boone.

Education

Student, Earlham College, Richmond, Indiana, 1967. Bachelor, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1968. Master of Library Science, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1995.

Career

Assistant reference library Princeton University, New Jersey, 1970-1976. Head central reference department University Arizona, Tucson, 1976-1983, associate dean College Arts and Sciences, 1984-1989. Co-director Placitas Community Library., New Mexico, 2007—2010.

Loaned executive Arizona Board Regents, 1988-1989. President Center for Study of Information Professionals, 1995—2002.

Works

Membership

Member American Library Association (division president 1985-1986, councilor 1988-1992), Association Library and Information Science Education, New Mexico Library. Association.

Connections

Married Dennis David Ash, 1967 (divorced 1975). Married Frederick Kellogg, 1979 (divorced 1988). Married Peter G. Watson-Boone, May 26, 1989.

father:
Roger S.

mother:
Elizabeth Boone

spouses:
Dennis David Ash

Frederick Kellogg

Peter G. Watson-Boone