Lynn Scott (Scottie) Cochrane

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About me

Industry Education
Occupation Library Administrator-retired
Location Washington, D.C., United States
Introduction In Jan., 2011 I moved back to Washington, DC after a 10 year absence and 40 years as an academic librarian in six universities and colleges in the east and midwest. From November, 2011 to April, 2013 I was Head Librarian at the U.S. Census Bureau Library. I have a BA in History from UNC-Charlotte, a MSLS from the Catholic University of America, and a PhD in Public Administration and Policy from Virginia Tech. I share my life with my husband, Louis I. Middleman, Senior Editor at Dewberry in Fairfax, VA. I am the proud mother of L.A.-based singer/songwriter Bleu McAuley (aka William James McAuley, III).
Interests world travel, US presidential libraries, Thai academic libraries, college & university libraries around the world, American history, domestic architecture (especially Craftsman bungalows)
Favorite Music anything by singer/songwriter Bleu McAuley
Favorite Books travel stories (especially by well-known fiction writers), biographies of Rosalind Franklin and similar women, anything by MFK Fisher. Latest faves are The Hare with Amber Eyes and Lady Almina.