Connie E. Bolden 1933 –

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

  • Editor, Law Library Journal, 1966–76
  • Chair, Scholarship Committee, 1967–70
  • President, Western Pacific Chapter, 1970–71
  • Executive Board, 1971–74
  • Chair, Special Committee on Minorities, 1971–72
  • Chair, Publications Committee, 1976–78
  • AALL President Elect, 1978 79
  • AALL Representative to White House Conference on Libraries, 1979
  • AALL President, 1979 80
  • AALL Immediate Past President, 1980 81

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 1991
  • State, Court and County Law Libraries Special Interest Section names its new Publication Award after Connie E. Bolden, 1993
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • “Educational and Experience Backgrounds of College and University Law Librarians,” Law Library Journal 57 (1964): 58–65.
  • Free Press vs. Fair Trial: A Bibliography. Olympia: Washington Supreme Court, 1964.
  • The American Judge. Vienna, Virginia: Coiner Publications, 1968 (with Richard Dahl).
  • Appellate Opinion Preparation. Reno: National Judicial College, 1978.
  • Modern Legal Research: Analysis and Information Resources. Olympia: Washington State Bar Association, 1979.

Professional Positions

  • Assistant Law Library, Washington State Law Library, 1963–65
  • Librarian and Assistant Professor of Law, Stetson University, 1965–66
  • Librarian, Washington State Law Library, 1966–89 

Education

  • B.S., University of North Carolina, 1956
  • J.D., University of North Carolina, 1959
  • M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina, 1963