status: Married with Prof. Mag. Stefan Hlawacek, Managementtrainer;
Birth: Ahrenberg, Lower Austria
Summary of qualifications
1983 - April 1996
– November 2003
school authorities, Baden.
a library at a Padagogical Academy for the development of teachers for
Elementary schools (Children from 5 - 15 years), Baden
Head of the
Library of “Stiftung Pädagogische Akademie Burgenland, Eisenstadt”
1967 - today
1967 to 1972
I worked as an educator, 4 years in leading position as director.
August 1972 I
started my studies as librarian at the Austrian National Library in Vienna
which I finished in November 1973. I was employed with the Austrian
National Library till April 1975.
March 1977 to
November 1983 I jobbed as
salesgirl in the shoeshop of my mother in law.
– April 1996 I worked as
librarian for the school-authorities of Lower Austria.
I did basic lectures on using the library, diverse
lectures on reading promotion and research around the world.
1957 - 1991
classical education (Latin and Ancient Greek) with graduation in May 1965.
attended a college for educators in Baden, where I graduated
in August 1966.
1966 to June 1967: Studies at the University of Vienna in History.
at the University of Vienna in Comparing Sciences of Literature.
exhibitions about ancient books for children and young people.
Exhibiton and project "150 Jahre Struwwelpeter" . The Exhibiton was shown in
different parts of Austria until January 1996.
Since 1973 member of
„Vereinigung österreichischer Bibliothekarinnen & Bibliothekare“
member of the International Institute for Children's Literature and Reading
Since Nov. 1999 member of
“Österreichische Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendliteraturforschung“