From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Library Directors in the USA)

Hiram Davis, MLS, Ph. D.


1st African-American appointed Deputy Librarian of Congress. Former library Director at Michigan State University, 1989-1994. New Mexico State University 1987-1989; University of the Pacific, 1979-1986; UCLA undergraduate library, 1976-1979. Associate Director at University of Oklahoma, 1994. Dean of Library Services at California Polytechnic State University, Robert E. Kennedy Library, 1996-2006.

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“Hiram Davis, MLS, Ph. D.,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 19, 2024,

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