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Olsen, Randy J.


Biographical History

Randy J. Olsen is a librarian and academic administrator in Utah. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Speeches (Brigham Young University), 2000-2001: p. 61 (Randy J. Olsen, Deputy Director of the Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University)

Brigham Young University Speeches, via WWW, November 29, 2021 (Randy J. Olsen; b. in Logan, Utah; bachelor's degree in German, Utah State University; master's degrees in library science and public administration, Brigham Young University; doctoral degree in anthropology, University of Utah; joined BYU faculty in 1972 as German-language cataloger; served as library deputy direc­tor; 2009, called as Director of Libraries in the Church History Department; active in professional library associations, president of the Utah Library Association in 1992; served in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as a bishop and member of the General Sunday School Board; wife, Margaret, four children)

Brigham Young University Organizational History, via WWW, November 29, 2021 (Randy J. Olsen; university librarian, 2002-2009)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mark Philbrick color photograph

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233259362]
Identifier: UA 744
Scope and Contents Color photograph of fourteen persons comprising the Friends of the Library board of dicectors taken on October 28, 1994 during its first semi-annual meeting. Includes a list of names identifying each person. Included in the photograph are Sterling Albrecht, university librarian for Brigham Young University, and Randy Olson, deputy university librarian also for Brigham Young University. Also includes a draft of a letter to be sent to each member of the board, prepared by Lee Gibbons of the...
Dates: 1994