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Esther Onega

University of Virgina
Director, Collections Delivery and Access
Charlottesville, VA
Esther Onega has been a librarian in various capacities at the University of Virginia since 1997, starting as the Distance Education Librarian. In 2007 she became the Google Book Project Manager, then Head of the Brown Science & Engineering Library, and now she is the Director of Collections Delivery and Access (ILL, Stacks, HathiTrust, EDS, Alumni Databases, etc.). She received her MLS from the University of Maryland in 1989 and worked as a law librarian for the General Assembly in Maryland, the Dept. of Justice, and the Federal Reserve Board before moving to U.Va. She has many interests including hiking, cats, reading, bicycle riding, landscape design, astronomy, and more cats.