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Gail Martha Wadsworth

Gail Martha Wadsworth, American federal government agency librarian. Member of American Library Association, Tanzania Library. Association, Kenya Library. Association (proof reader 1975-1976), Returned Peace Corps Volumes (Washington).

Background

  • Wadsworth, Gail Martha was born on March 4, 1947 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Colin Morton and Arietta Jean (Johnston) Wadsworth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, State University of New York-Albany, 1969. Master of Library Science, State University of New York-Albany, 1970.

    Career

    • Volunteer teacher Peace Corps/Tororo Girls' School, Uganda, 1970—1972. Volunteer library Kenya The National Library Services, Nairobi, 1973—1976. Associate library-cataloguer Gallaudet College, Washington, 1977—1980.

      United Nations volunteer library Eastern and Southern African Management Institute, Arusha, Tanzania, 1980—1982. Information specialist African Biblical Center, Washington, 1983. Library United States Information Agency, 1983—1988.

      Resource development specialist Peace Corps, 1989—1997. Library Mary Riley Styles Public Library., 1998—1999. Outreach library Academy Educational Development/United States Agency for International Development Agency, Washington, 1999—2005.

      Expert consultant Peace Corps, since 2005.

    Works

    • Co-author: Pamoja: a Learning Activity for the Information Age. Compiler (booklet) Women in Development: A Bibliography, 1982. Contributor chapters to books.

    Membership

    Member of American Library Association, Tanzania Library. Association, Kenya Library. Association (proof reader 1975-1976), Returned Peace Corps Volumes (Washington).

    Connections

    • father: Colin Morton Wadsworth
    • mother: Arietta Jean (Johnston) Wadsworth
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    Born March 4, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      State University of New York-Albany
    • 1970
      State University of New York-Albany
    • 1970 - 1972
      Volunteer teacher, Peace Corps/Tororo Girls' School
      Uganda
    • 1973 - 1976
      volume library Kenya National Library Services
      Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
    • 1977 - 1980
      associate, library-cataloguer Gallaudet College
      Washington, United States
    • 1980 - 1982
      United Nations volume library Eastern and Southern African Management, Institute
      Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania
    • 1983
      information specialist, African Biblical Center
      Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1988
      library United States Information Agency
    • 1989 - 1997
      resource development specialist, Peace Corps
    • 1998 - 1999
      library Mary Riley Styles Public Library
    • 1999 - 2005
      outreach library Academy Educational Development/United States Agency for Intern, ational Development Agency
      Washington, United States
    • 2005
      expert consultant, Peace Corps
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