David Sabsay
Library Consultant


A.B.    Harvard College
B.L.S. University of California, Berkeley

Additional Post-Graduate Studies, University of California, Berkeley: Advanced library administration, library applications of computer technology, demographic studies, survey techniques in the social sciences.
Work-Study Programs:
Supervisor, Circulation Department, Richmond (California) Public Library, 1955-1956.

Director, Santa Rosa, Santa Rosa-Sonoma County, and Sonoma County Libraries 1956-1992.

Coordinator, North Bay Cooperative Library System, 1960-1964.

Member, Committee to Advise the California Department of Corrections on Library Matters, 1959-1962.

Member, Library Development and Standards Committee, CLA, 1965-67; Chairman, 1960, 1961.

Member, Statewide Advisory Council on Education for Librarianship, 1961-1964; Chairman, 1962-63.

Consultant to California State Library on Administrative Regulations for the Public Library Services Act, 1963.

Member, California Public Library Development Board, 1965-1969.

Member, Government Relations Committee, CLA, 1962-66; Chairman, 1963-64; 1971-72; 1979-80.

Library management and building consultant, 1968-.

Member, Committee on Legislation, ALA, 1969-73.

Chairman, Committee on Organization, CLA, 1970.

President, California Library Association, 1971.

Member, Dept. of Corrections-CLA Blue Ribbon Committee on Correctional Library Services, 1972-1973.

Author of numerous articles, library planning studies, and building programs.
Achievements / Planning Projects / Building Projects/ Published Writings