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

Jon Cawthorne

Position Title

Dean of the School of Library and Information Science and the University Libraries


Wayne State University

Address Line

42 W. Warren Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48202


(313) 577-4020


(313) 577-5525


Former Dean of Libraries at West Virginia University Libraries. Former interim dean at San Diego State University Library & Information Access.

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Jon Cawthorne,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 23, 2024,

Last modified: 2023-09-21 16:52:56