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Richard George Geiger

librarian

Richard George Geiger was American librarian. Fellow: Special Libraries Association (treasurer news division 1985-1987, chairman 1988-1990, president San Francisco Bay Region chapter 1990-1991, board directors since 1993, John Cotton Dana award 2009); member: American Library Association, Spinnaker Yacht Club, Blue Water Cruising Club.

Background

Geiger, Richard George was born on September 13, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of George L. and Thelma E. (Klots) Geiger.

Education

Bachelor in Biology and Art, University California, Santa Barbara, 1970. Master of Library and Information Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1975.

Career

Circulation supervisor art library University of California at Los Angeles, 1971-1973, photographer/cataloger slide library, 1973-1974. Library National Maritime Museum, San Francisco, 1975-1976, San Francisco Chronicle, 1976-1980, library director, 1984—2009. Library manager San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, California, 1980-1984.

Retired, 2009.

Membership

Fellow: Special Libraries Association (treasurer news division 1985-1987, chairman 1988-1990, president San Francisco Bay Region chapter 1990-1991, board directors since 1993, John Cotton Dana award 2009). Member: American Library Association, Spinnaker Yacht Club, Blue Water Cruising Club.

Connections

Married Susan L. Woods, December 20, 1974. 1 child Brendan.