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Isabel Lane Sorrier, American librarian. Member American Library Association, Southeast, Georgia (Executive Board 1960, chairman of the section 1960-1962) library associations, Georgia Education Association, Business and Professional Women's.

Background

Sorrier, Isabel Lane was born on August 13, 1917 in Statesboro, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Brooks Blitch and Caroline Viola (Moore) Sorrier.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Georgia Southern College, 1938. Bachelor of Science, George Peabody College, 1942. Postgraduate, University Georgia, 1940.

Career

Intern, Warder Public Library, Springfield, Ohio, 1942. Librarian Homerville (Georgia) High School, 1939-1941. Head librarian Waycross (Georgia) Public Library, 1942.

Librarian Newnan (Georgia) High School, 1943. Director Statesboro (Georgia) Regional Library,1944—. Member library advising committee building construction Georgia Department Education, mem.book selection committee Secretary chapter American Red Cross, 1945-1948.

Member library services and construction Act Advisory Council, since 1976. Named Boss of Year, American Business Women's Association, 1980.

Membership

Secretary chapter American Red Cross, 1945—1948. Member library services and construction Act Advisory Council, since 1976. Member of American Library Association, Georgia Education Association, Georgia Library.

Association (executive board member 1960, chairman section 1960-1962), Southeast Library. Association, Business and Professional Women's Club (treasurer 1950-1952).

Connections

father:
Brooks Blitch Sorrier

mother:
Caroline Viola (Moore) Sorrier