Marie Whited, 1944–

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Hall of Fame Induction: 2010

Significant AALL Service

Chair, Technical Services Special Interest Section Cataloging and Classification Committee, 1992–95
Co-Director and Speaker, AALL Basic Cataloging Institute, 1996
AALL Representative to American Library Association, ALCTS/CCS, Subject Analysis Committee, 1997–99, 2003–05
Co-Director, AALL Advanced Cataloging Workshop, 2003
Technical Services Special Interest Section, Board Member, 2006–08

Professional Honors and Awards

Renee D. Chapman Memorial Award for Outstanding Contributions in Technical Services Law Librarianship, 1993
Marian Gould Gallagher Distinguished Service Award, 2010
AALL Hall of Fame, Inductee, 2010

Selected Publications by the Inductee

“Establishing a New Subject Heading,” Technical Services Law Librarian, 12 (1987): 24–25.
"Bibliography on Cataloging and Classification of Legal Materials—A Supplement, 1968–74,” Law Library Journal 68 (1975): 307–311(with Nancy Miller).
“Classification Column” in Technical Services Law Librarian 20–36 (1994–2010).

Selected Publications about the Inductee

Camille Broussard, “Marie Whited Honored with Marian Gould Gallagher Award,” AALL Spectrum 14 (June 2010): 17.

Professional Positions

Cataloger, Cornell Law Library, 1967–68
Head Cataloger, Cornell Law Library, 1968–74
Law Subject Cataloger, Library of Congress, Subject Cataloging Division, 1974–90
Collection Development/Acquisitions Librarian, Jacob Burns Law Library, George Washington  University School of Law, 1990
Managing Librarian for Bibliographic Services, Jacob Burns Law Library, George Washington University School of Law, 1990–92
Law Catalog Liaison Specialist, Law Library of Congress, 1992–95
Manager, Cataloging Services, Lillian Goldman Law Library, Yale University School of Law, 1995–2004
Cataloging Liaison, Law Library of Congress, 2004–10


B.A., University of Maine, 1966
M.S.L.S., Simmons College, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, 1967

Selected Professional Activities & Achievements (outside AALL)

American Library Association, 1997–2008, and member of various ALCTS/CCS Subject Analysis Committee task forces, 1997–2005