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federal government agency librarian

Gail Martha Wadsworth, American Federal government agency librarian ( hum: library)federal government agency librarian. Member Kenya library association (proof reader 1975-1976), Tanzania library association, American Library Association.; Club: 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

Colin Morton and Arietta Jean (Johnston) W. Bachelor of Arts, State University of New York-Albany, 1969, Master of Library Science, 1970. Volunteer teacher Peace Corps, Tororo Girls' School (Uganda), 1970-1972, volunteer librarian Kenya National Library Services, Nairobi, 1973-1976. Associate librarian-cataloguer Gallaudet College, Washington, 1977-1980.

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

Resource development specialist Peace Corps, Washington, 1989^.

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

  • Other Work

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

Membership

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

Connections

father:
Colin Morton Wadsworth

mother:
Arietta Jean (Johnston) Wadsworth