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Hospital library manager

Ruth Mary Holst, American Hospital library manager. Grantee National Library. Medicine, 1990.

Background

Holst, Ruth Mary was born on September 22, 1947 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Delmar and Marie (Daun) Holst.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1970;Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1973.

Career

Medical library Columbia Hospital, Milwaukee, 1970-1982, director library services, 1983—2002. Associate director national network library medicine University Illinois, Chicago, since 2002. Adjunct assistan professor University Wisconsin Milwaukee School Library and Information Science, 1981-1990.

Director women's health Columbia Hospital, 1988-1991, manager coordinated care, 1994-1998. Biomedical library review committee The National Library Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, 1996-2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Hospital Library Managament, 1983. Member library advisory board New England Journal Medicine. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Friends of Golda Meir Library., Milwaukee, 1985-1989. Fellow Medical Library. Association (board directors 2001-2004, secretary, 2002-2004, editor The Medical Library.

Association Guide to Managing Health Care Libraries 2000). Member Council Wisconsin Libraries (board directors 1993-1997), Special Libraries Association, Columbia History Medicine Club (secretary), Academy Health Information Professionals, Milwaukee Academy Medicine.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, cooking.

Connections

Married Robert Peter Thiel, May 7, 1977. 1 child, Alexandra.

father:
Delmar Holst

mother:
Marie (Daun) Holst

spouse:
Robert Peter Thiel

child:
Alexandra Holst