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Susan Elizabeth Stroyan, American librarian, administrator. Recipient grants Japan Foundation, 1993, netILLINOIS, 1993, James Kemper Foundation, 1993, Illinois State Library., 1994.


Stroyan, Susan Elizabeth was born on March 16, 1950 in Lincoln, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Charles William and Mary Jane (Gayle) Anderson.


Bachelor of Science, Illinois State University, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Illinois, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1986.


Head adult services Bloomington (Illinois) Public Library., 1974-1978. Instructor Illinois State University, Normal, 1977-1982. Director health science library BroMenn Regional Healthcare, Bloomington, 1981-1988.

Assistant executive director Illinois Valley Library. System, Pekin, 1988-1992. Library Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, since 1992.

Consultant healthcare libraries, since 1979.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (chapter) Sources of Medical Evidence, 1997. Author (booklet) Library Facility Planning, 1993. Board directors Highsmith Press Editorial Board, 1992-1999.


Member McLean County Arts Council, Bloomington, 1976-1978. Vice president Alumni Association, Illinois State University, Normal, 1977-1982. Member American Library Association (councilor 1994-1998), Illinois Library.

Association (vice president 1994-1995, president 1995-1996), Library. Administration and Management Association (president 1991-1992), Medical Library. Association, Medical Library.

Association of Health Information Professionals (certified, distinguished member), Illinois Library. Computer Systems Organization Consortia (president, 2003-2005), Beta Phi Mu (elected board directors 1999-2005).


  • Other Interests



Married Richard Lee Stroyan, August 7, 1971 (divorced). Children: Kathryn, Emily, Peter, David Alikah. Married Carl Richard Bennett, May 16, 1992.

Charles William Anderson

Mary Jane (Gayle) Anderson

Richard Lee Stroyan

Carl Richard Bennett

Kathryn Stroyan

Emily Stroyan

Peter Stroyan

David Alikah Stroyan