Bachelor, University of Southern California, 1948; Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1950; Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1957; Master of Library Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1961.
Instructor, Louisiana State, Baton Rouge, 1953-1955;
acting instructor, Stanford University, California, 1955-1957;
assistant professor, U. Nevada, Reno, 1957-1961;
projects director, Isaac Foot Library. University of California, Santa Barbara, 1962;
chief bibliographer, University of California, Davis, 1963-1966;
associate curator, New York University, New York City, 1966-1970;
curator, New York University, New York City, 1970-1981;
retired, New York University, New York City, 1981. Consultant American Mathematical Society Press, New York City, 1966-1980, various New York booksellers and publications,1966-1980.
Consultant, editor Gale Research, Detroit, 1970-1977.
With United States Naval Reserve, Marines, 1942-1945. Member Modern Language Association (life), Grolier Club, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.
Married Lucile Leigh, June 6, 1986.