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

Mae Lipscomb Rodney, Ph. D.


Former Director of Library Services at Winston-Salem State University, C. G. O'Kelly Library. The first African American to receive a Ph.D. in Library Science from UNC-Chapel Hill.

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