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Robert L. Logsdon, American library administrator. Member American Library Association, American Society for Public Administration, Indiana Library. Federation (secretary 1976-1978), Indiana Association Adult and Continuing Education, Indiana Community Education Association (member executive board 1991-1994), Indianapolis Press Club, Indianapolis Literary Club, Indiana History Society.

Background

Logsdon, Robert Lester was born on April 13, 1947 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Arlan V. and Margaret Louise (Fornash) Logsdon.

Education

Bachelor, Eastern Kentucky University, 1970. Master of Library Science, Indiana University, 1976. Certified in Public Management, Indiana University, 1980.

Master of Science, Indiana University, 1990.

Career

Reference librarian, Indianapolis Public Library, 1970-1974;branch head, Evansville (Indiana) Public Library, 1974-1977;assistant department head, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, 1977-1982;department head, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, 1982-1986;associate director, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, since 1986. Instructor part-time Indiana U., Indianapolis, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member American Library Association, American Society for Public Administration, Indiana Library. Federation (secretary 1976-1978), Indiana Association Adult and Continuing Education, Indiana Community Education Association (member executive board 1991-1994), Indianapolis Press Club, Indianapolis Literary Club, Indiana History Society.

Connections

Married Marilyn B. Flowers, Aug. 29, 1970; children: Robyn Michelle, Jonathan Richard.

father:
Arlan V. Logsdon

mother:
Margaret Louise (Fornash) Logsdon

spouse:
Marilyn B. Flowers

children:
Robyn Michelle Logsdon

Jonathan Richard Logsdon