Alexandra Mason

Year Inducted


Career Field

Library Studies


  • 1975-1999: Head of Special Collections (Rare Books) for Spencer Research Library
  • 1990: Recipient of very first Chancellor’s Distinguished Librarianship Award
  • Member of group of heads of major rare books libraries in North America, the Folger Group
  • Chair of Resources and Technology Services Division of the American Library Association
  • Chair of the Rare Books and Manuscript Section of the ALA’s Association of College and Research Libraries