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Gabrielle Earnshaw

Head, Special Collections and Archives & Archivist, the Henri J.M. Nouwen Archives and Research Collection

Gabrielle Earnshaw has worked in the Kelly Library since July 2000, starting initially as contract Archivist for the Henri Nouwen papers. In the intervening years, Gabrielle has helped develop the The Henri J.M. Nouwen Archives and Research Collection and most recently was promoted to Head, Special Collections and Archives. Gabrielle holds a Masters of Archival Studies degree from the University of British Columbia, and a B.A. hon. in History from Queens University.

Prior to the Kelly Library, Gabrielle worked as Archivist for the Law Society of Upper Canada with a brief stint as Coordinator, Volunteer Programs for the Children Own Museum.

A Canadian literature affectionado, Gabrielle hit a career high while a summer student when she was hired to process the correspondence of luminary Margaret Laurence.

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