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

Betty Blackman (1932-2022)


Betty Blackman was the first African American dean of libraries at California State University, Dominguez Hills, 1986-1999. She was also the first African American library director of the Loyola Marymount University Library, 1979-1986.

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Betty Blackman (1932-2022),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed July 20, 2024,

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