Interview with Judy Anne Sackett, February 27, 2020

Project: University of Kentucky: Libraries Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Sackett, who retired from UK Libraries in March 2020, recounts the many positions she held over her 44 year tenure with the University of Kentucky Libraries. She discusses the changes she's seen in the profession since her first job as a Bookmobile Librarian for the San Diego (California) County Public Library to her final position as Reference Librarian with the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History. She covers the planning and building of W.T. Young Library, starting UK Libraries' Preservation department, her role in diversity at UK Libraries, and the USNP.

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2020oh0089_uklib0001

Interviewee Name

Judy Anne Sackett

Interviewer Name

Kopana Terry

Interview Date

2020-02-27

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Sackett, Judy Anne Interview by Kopana Terry. 27 Feb. 2020. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Sackett, J.A. (2020, February 27). Interview by K. Terry. University of Kentucky: Libraries Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Sackett, Judy Anne, interview by Kopana Terry. February 27, 2020, University of Kentucky: Libraries Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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