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James Rettig

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User Name
James Rettig


  • Administration and Management
  • Type of Libraries
  • Academic

  • Bio

    See http://jimrettig.org/content/aboutjim/aboutjim.htm


    Current Work

    Retired Library Administrator
    Annapolis, Maryland, USA
    Library Director and Associate Dean for Information Services Nimitz Library United States Naval Academy

    Past Work Experience
    University of Richmond (Academic Library)
    University librarian
    Richmond, Virginia
    1998 - 2011

    College of William and Mary (Academic Library)
    Associate Dean for Refernece and Information Services
    Williamsburg, Virginia
    1988 - 1998

    Universityof Illinois at Chicago (Academic Library)
    Head of Reference
    Chicago, Illinois
    1983 - 1987


    BA, English, 1972
    Marquette University

    MA, English, 1974
    Marquette University

    Master of Arts in Library Science, Library Science, 1975
    University of Wisconsin at Madison