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“Binh was selected for his distinguished career as a librarian at Penn State; for his outstanding scholarship including bibliographic work on “Vietnam’s Economic Transformation, 1986-2000” and his research on “Asian Gangs” in the United States; for his service to the profession in LPSS; and for his outstanding work for the Library and Education Assistance Foundation for Vietnam (LEAF), dedicated to improving libraries and librarianship in Vietnam,” said Brian E. Coutts, chair of the Marta Lange Award Committee.
Prior to his current position, Le served as senior assistant librarian/reference librarian at Penn State Abington from 1988-1998. He was reference and instruction librarian at the Purdue University Undergraduate Library from 1987-1988.
Binh received his B.A. from
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