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Library and information science educator

Richard Paul Smiraglia, American library and information science educator. Ordained deacon, 1997, as priest, 1998, Episcopal Church. Library. & Information Science research grantee Online Computer Library. Center, 1993. Member American Library Association, American Society for Information Science, Association for Library and Information Science Education.

Background

Smiraglia, Richard Paul was born on March 18, 1952 in New York City. Son of Sylvio Carl Smiraglia and Marcia Jane (Hinds) Jacob.

Education

Bachelor, Lewis and Clark College, 1973. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1992.

Master of Divinity, The General Theological Seminary, 1997.

Career

Assistant music catalog library University Illinois, Urbana, 1974-1977, music catalog library, 1977-1986. Assistant professor Columbia University, New York City, 1986-1993. Associate professor Long Island University, Brookville, New York, 1993-1998, professor, since 1998.

Assistant priest Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, 1997-1999, St. Mary's Church Hamilton Village, Philadelphia, 1999-2000. Priest in charge St. Mark's Church, Frankford, Philadelphia, 2000—2001, St. Philip's Memorial Church, Philadelphia, since 2002. Panelist National Endowment of the Humanities, Washington, 1989.

Consultant Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1988, New York History Society, New York City, 1991, Kurt Weill Foundation, New York City, 1993-1994.

Achievements

  • Ordained deacon, 1997, as priest, 1998, Episcopal Church.

Works

Membership

Member American Library Association, American Society for Information Science, Association for Library and Information Science Education.

Connections

father:
Sylvio Carl Smiraglia Jacob

mother:
Marcia Jane (Hinds) Jacob