Lester K. Smith
Lester K. Smith earned a B.A. degree in Art from California State University in 1949. In 1957 he received a Masters in Library Science from the University of Southern California and then a Ph.D. degree in 1972. He was a librarian at Cal-State San Diego for ten years, head librarian at Concord College, West Virginia, for three years, then served in various capacities as a librarian at NIU for sixteen years.