Shirley Hart David, 1949 –

Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

Shirley David

  • Secretary, Minnesota Association of Law Libraries, 1975–76
  • Chair, Legal Information Services to the Public Committee, 1984–85
  • President, Council of California County Law Libraries, 1986
  • President, Northern California Association of Law Libraries, 1988–89
  • AALL Executive Board, 1990–93
  • Co-Chair, National Conference on Legal Information Issues, 1995
  • Chair, State, Court, and County Law Libraries Special Interest Section, 1999–2000
  • Vice-Chair, Citation Formats Committee, 2001–02
  • Chair, Awards Committee, 2004–05.

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Liberty Bell Award, Sacramento County Bar Association, 1985
  • Professional Achievement Award for Outstanding Service, Northern California Association of Law Libraries, 2001
  • Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2004
  • State, Court & County Law Libraries Special Interest Section Bethany J. Ochal Award for Distinguished Service to the Profession, 2009
  • AALL Hall of Fame, Inaugural Class Inductee: 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

  • Editor, “Law Library News,” Sacramento County Bar Association Docket, 1983–2003.
  • “Technology and the Courts: An Interview with the Honorable George Nicholson,” AALL Spectrum 1 (1996): 10–13.
  • “Access to Public Records,” AALL Spectrum 3 (1998): 16, 32.
  • “Three Named as Recipients of Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, AALL Spectrum 9 (June 2005): 18–19, 27.

Selected Publications about the Inductee

  • Mary D. Hood, “Two Named as Recipients of Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award,” AALL Spectrum 8 (June 2004): 10–11.

Professional Positions

  • Documents Librarian, Minnesota State Law Library, 1971–76
  • Assistant Director, Minnesota State Law Library, 1976–83
  • Director, Sacramento County (Calif.) Law Library, 1983–2004

Education

  • B.A., College of St. Catherine
  • Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside law librarianship)
  • Delegate, White House Conference on Libraries, Washington, D.C., 1991