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Sun-Sentinel
New librarian of Congress, former Chicagoan, is good at reading people, tooand in 1987 earned a doctorate in library science from the University of Chicag
New librarian of Congress, former Chicagoan, is good at reading people, too
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
and in 1987 earned a doctorate in library science from the University of Chicago. In 1991, Hayden returned to the Chicago Public Library as chief librarian, the No. 2 two position. In 1993, she came to Baltimore's Pratt. As Hayden moved... Read more
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Roll Call
First African-American, Female Librarian of Congress Sworn Inled the American Library Association from 2003 to 2004. During her tenure, she
First African-American, Female Librarian of Congress Sworn In
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
led the American Library Association from 2003 to 2004. During her tenure, she clashed with President George W. Bush's administration over government access to library records. She began her career as a librarian in the Chicago Public Library sys... Read more
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NBC News
Carla Hayden is the first African American and woman to head the Library of Congressfrom the University of Chicago, Hayden stayed in the city to serve as the deput
Carla Hayden is the first African American and woman to head the Library of Congress
NBC News / Posted 15 days ago
from the University of Chicago, Hayden stayed in the city to serve as the deputy commissioner and chief librarian of the Chicago Public Library in 1991. This is where she met the Obamas and began a relationship of mutual admiration that would... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Carla Hayden, longtime Enoch Pratt CEO, to be sworn in as 14th librarian of Congress on Sept. 14more than 3,000 employees and a budget of $618 million. Hayden came to Baltimo
Carla Hayden, longtime Enoch Pratt CEO, to be sworn in as 14th librarian of Congress on Sept. 14
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
more than 3,000 employees and a budget of $618 million. Hayden came to Baltimore after rising to the No. 2 position at the Chicago Public Library. It was in Chicago that she became acquainted with the Obamas. Her swearing-in ceremony is scheduled... Read more

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