Tauber, Maurice

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Name
Tauber, Maurice Gender: M
Maurice Falcom Tauber
born on 14 February 1908 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Norfolk, Virginia, 36n51, 76w17
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 24°17' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 21°46 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 02°32'



Biography

American librarian, educator and researcher in the field of library and information sciences, who was a major actor in how technical services units in American and in international libraries were thought of and how they evolved in the 20th century. Tauber is remembered especially for his role as professor and mentor during his long tenure at Columbia University from 1944 to 1976. In 1999, American Libraries named him one of the "100 Most Important Leaders We Had in the 20th Century".

He died on 21 September 1980, aged 72, in New York City.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Librarian
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher