Cornwall Public Library welcomes new Head of Adult Services

September 04, 2012

Cornwall Public Library

The Cornwall Public Library is pleased to welcome Sonja Irving as the new Head of Adult Services, replacing the recently retired Daphne Morris.

Ms. Irving received a B.A. in History from Carleton University in 2005 and an M.A. in History from the University of Ottawa in 2008. She obtained her M.L.I.S. in 2009 from McGill University where she worked as a student assistant in both the technical services department and the government documents department.

Prior to coming to the Cornwall Public Library, she worked as the Public Services Librarian in Campbellton New Brunswick where she provided programming, research, public relations, and training support for northeastern New Brunswick’s eleven public libraries. Recently she served as the Serials Technician and the Overdues technician at Nipissing University/ Canadore College in North Bay Ontario.

Sonja has lived many places throughout eastern Canada including a couple of years in SD&G. She enjoys reading fantasy fiction and researching British diplomatic history and Canadian immigration history.

When she is not at work, Sonja enjoys singing, renovating century homes, and hiking with her dog.

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