Faculty and Staff
Prof. Kinyatti has published numerous articles in reference books. Her research interests focus on gender discrimination in education and violence in Africa with a special emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). She is also interested in school libraries in sub-Saharan Africa.
Professor Cleary's current research interests include open access journals and their effect on library collections, faculty publishing patterns and student bibliographies. He has one peer reviewed article published on this subject. Library facility development in a planned urban environment and public informations's effect on urban development is another area of research interest. Professor Cleary is contributing book reviews to Choice.
A Library faculty member at York since 1995, Prof. Drobnicki has written articles about historical topics as well as the presence of Holocaust-denial literature and other controversial materials in libraries, in addition to biographical profiles in various subject encyclopedias. He has been reviewing books since 1991, and has been a reviewer for Choice since 1994.
Finding definitive information in a variety of topics is my specialty. In the past, I have published several books and articles on the use of several computer based programs in the Library.
Prof. Megwalu has conducted research and published articles on teaching strategies, Science lessons for elementary school students, and use of Second Life in teaching and learning. She has published articles in peer-reviewed journals such as The Reference Librarian, and Science and Children. She has written reviews in CHOICE, ARBA, and is a peer-reviewer for the Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. Prof. Megwalu is the Subject Editor of Computer and Information Technologies for RCL/ ACRL. Currently she has been involved in continuing her research on the use of social networking tools in scholarly communication.
Besides teaching and research, Prof. Megwalu is also involved in public service concerning literacy for the underprivileged. In 2012, she organized a book drive and helped establish the first-ever library through African Library Project for the children of Mikundi Primary School in Malawi.
Prof. Sheidlower has published several biographical articles relating to various topics from terrorism to American cinema. He has just published a book on using humor to teach information literacy which he co-wrote with Joshua Vossler of Carolina Coastal University in Conway, South Carolina. He has presented at several conferences as both an invited keynote speaker and a panelist on topics ranging from humor and teaching in the library to working with the disabled in library settings.
Substitute Assistant Professor
Research interests include library instruction, information literacy, reference databases, Internet resources, classical music, violin pedagogy, business and finance, and sports. Published a book, several articles, and edited two books relating to these fields.
Krepp, Kenneth, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Lucas, Pamela, Adjunct Lecturer
Munoz, Louis, Adjunct Lecturer
Skir, Holly, Adjunct Lecturer
College Laboratory Technician
Sarwar, Jahed, College Laboratory Technician
Avila, Grace, Assistant to HEO, Manager of Circulation & Reserve
Dunne, Rose, Staff, Cataloging
Hilton, Travis, CUNY Office Assistant
James, Myra, Staff, Chief Librarian's Office
Main Number, Library, Main Number
McMillan, Toni, CUNY Office Assistant
Meyers, Vickitoy, Secretary to the Chief Librarian