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Librarian , library director

Elizabeth Sharon Eckart Thornton, American Librarian, library director. Member American Library Association, New England Library. Association, Connecticut Library. Association.

Background

Thornton, Elizabeth Sharon Eckart was born on March 30, 1960 in Southington, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Frederick and Jean Virginia (Bailey) Eckart.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Central Connecticut State University, 1982; Master of Library Science, Southern Connecticut State University, 1985.

Career

Reference librarian, Southington Public Library, 1977-1983; legislation fellow, Legislation Research Library, Hartford, Connecticut, 1984-1985; librarian, Connecticut Conference United Church of Christ, Hartford, 1985-1988; reference librarian, Hartford Graduate Center, 1985-1986; director, Bentley Memorial Library, Bolton, Connecticut, since 1988. Librarian, workshop leader Connecticut Conference United Church of Christ, Hartord,1987.

Membership

Member American Library Association, New England Library. Association, Connecticut Library. Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, oil and water color painting, needlework, stenciling.

Connections

Married Michael Craig Thornton, October 15, 1983.

father:
Frederick Eckart

mother:
Jean Virginia (Bailey) Eckart

spouse:
Michael Craig Thornton