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Wayne August Wiegand

library and information science educator

Wayne August Wiegand, American library and information science educator. Member American Library Association (Herbert Putnam award 1975, Library. Research Round Table award 1979, Justin Winsor award 1982, William B. Hesseltine award 1990, G.K. Hall award 1988, 91), American History Association, American Studies Association, Organization American Historians, Association Library and Information Science Educators (research paper awards 1983, 87).

Background

Wiegand, Wayne August was born on April 15, 1946 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Edward and Germaine Ann (Leider) Wiegand.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, Oshkosh, 1968. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1970. Master of Library Science, Western Michigan University, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy, Southern Illinois University, 1974.

Career

Instructor Northwestern Academy, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, 1969-1970. College library Urbana (Ohio) College, 1974-1976. Assistant professor library and information science University Kentucky, Lexington, 1976-1982, associate professor library and information science, 1982-1986, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1987-1989, professor, 1989—2002.

F. William Summers professor library and information studies, professor American Studies Florida State University, since 2003. Director Florida Book Awards, since 2006.

Works

book The History of a Hoax: Edmund Lester Pearson, John Cotton Dana, and the Old Librarian's Almanack (Beta Phi Mu chapbook ; no. 13) book The Politics of an Emerging Profession: The American Library Association, 1876-1917 (Contributions in Librarianship and Information Science) book [ [ [ The Politics of an Emerging Profession: The American Library Association, 1876-1917 [ THE POLITICS OF AN EMERGING PROFESSION: THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, 1876-1917 BY Wiegand, Wayne A. ( Author ) Mar-26-1986[ THE POLITICS OF AN EMERGING PROFES book book An Active Instrument for Propaganda: The American Public Library During World War I (Beta Phi Mu Monograph Series) by Wiegand, Wayne A. (1989) Hardcover book Irrepressible Reformer: A Biography of Melvil Dewey book Irrepressible Reformer: A Biography of Melvil Dewey 1st printing edition by Wayne A. Wiegand (1996) Paperback book [(Irrepressible Reformer: Biography of Melvil Dewey )] [Author: Wayne A. Wiegand] [Jun-1996] book Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland book Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland 1st edition by Wiegand, Shirley A., Wiegand, Wayne A. (2007) Hardcover book [(Books on Trial: Red Scare in the Heartland )] [Author: Shirley A Wiegand] [Oct-2007] book Supplement to the Dictionary of American Library Biography: book The History of a Hoax: Edmund Lester Pearson, John Cotton Dana, and book The History of a Hoax: Edmund Lester Pearson, John Cotton Dana, and the Old Librarian's Almanack (Beta Phi Mu chapbook ; no. 13) 1st edition by Wiegand, Wayne A. (1979) Hardcover

Membership

Member American Library Association (Herbert Putnam award 1975, Library. Research Round Table award 1979, Justin Winsor award 1982, William B. Hesseltine award 1990, G.K. Hall award 1988, 91), American History Association, American Studies Association, Organization American Historians, Association Library and Information Science Educators (research paper awards 1983, 87).

Connections

Married Shirley Ann Abitz, June 15, 1965. Children: Corinna Faye, Scott Edward, Andrew Wayne.