Bachelor of Science with honors, University New England, Australia, 1968. Bachelor, Australian National University, 1971. Master of Library Science, Long Island University, 1974.
DLS, Columbia University, 1991.
Geologist, Australian National U., Canberra, 1968-1971; student administrator, Canberra College Advanced Education, 1972; earth and space science library, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1974-1991; biology library, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1991-1996; retired, since 1996. President Geoscience Information Society, 1979-1980.
Member Beta Phi Museum F C.
Married Benjamin Walcott, December 22, 1972.