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Librarian

Susan Ellis Searing, American librarian. Member American Library Association (women's studies section), Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Phi Mu (director at large).

Background

Searing, Susan Ellis was born on August 5, 1950 in Lockport, New York, United States. Daughter of Samuel Richard and Dorothy Jean (Meeks) Searing.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1972; Master of Arts in Library Science, University of Michigan, 1976.

Career

Reference librarian Yale University, New Haven, 1976-1982. Women's studies librarian University Wisconsin, Madison, 1982-1991, acting deputy director General Library System, 1991, deputy director, associate director public services, 1991—1997. Library & information science librarian University Illinois Urbana-Champaign, since 1997, head research & planning user services, 1997—1999, interim women & gender resources librarian, 2000—2002.

Lecturer University Wisconsin School of Library. & Information Studies, Madison, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Introduction to Library Research in Women's Studies, 1985.

Membership

Member American Library Association (women's studies section), Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Phi Mu (director at large).

Connections

father:
Samuel Richard Searing

mother:
Dorothy Jean (Meeks) Searing