AB, Rutgers University, 1972. Master of Library Science, Rutgers University, 1977. Master of Arts, Drew University, 1986.
Reference library Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1976-1977, Drew University, Madison, 1977-1989. English library University Illinois, Urbana, 1989-2001. Paterno family library for literature Pennsylvania State University, University Park, since 2001.
Bibliographer James Joyce Quarterly, Tulsa, since 1990.
(Book by Brockman, William)
Member of Modern Language Association, American Library Association, International James Joyce Foundation, Society for History Authorship, Reading and Public, Bibliographical Society of America.
Married Ann W. Copeland, August 10, 1985. Children: Peter, Daniel.