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educator , librarian

Satwant Kaur Rait, Indian, British librarian, educator. Active education department translation and interpretation unit Leeds City Council; Member Library. Association United Kingdom.

Background

Rait, Satwant Kaur was born on October 29, 1942 in Hoshiarpur, India. Daughter of Ram Singh and Prakash (Kaur) Roop.

Education

Bachelor, University Delhi, 1965. Master of Arts in History, University Delhi, 1967. Master of Arts in Library.

Science, University Sheffield, England, 1973. Master of Philosophy, Leeds School Librarianship, England, 1983. Postgraduate, Leeds School Librarianship, 1970.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Longhborough, 1993.

Career

School library Director Education, Delhi, India, 1961-1967. Library assistant Leeds City Library., 1974-1975. Assistant library Kirkless Library. and Museum, England, 1975-1982.

Senior assistant library Bradford Metropolitan Library., England, 1982—1986, race relations officer England, 1986-1990. Co-coordinator Education Department Leeds, 1990-2001. Researcher Loughborough University, England, since 1985.

Membership

Active education department translation and interpretation unit Leeds City Council. Member Library. Association United Kingdom.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, hill climbing, creative knitting, reading.

Connections

Married Harbhajan Singh, October 12, 1967. Children: Greta, Jasjit Singh.