Tzanova, Stefka
 

Tzanova, Stefka

Curriculum Vitae
Science Librarian and Academic Works Coordinator
Assistant Professor
Library

Phone: 718/262-2037
Office Location: AC-3G01C
STzanova@york.cuny.edu

Education

Degree Institution Field Dates
MLS  Queens College  Library Science  2003 
MS  Technical University, Sofia  Electrical Engineering  1985 
Professor Tzanova is the Science Librarian. Her research interests include scientific literacy, science education, history of science and technology, STEM information sources and reference databases, patent searches and scholarly communications. Professor Tzanova has a strong background in the hard sciences and holds Master's degrees in engineering and library science.

Areas of Expertise

Science and Health Sciences
STEM Information Resources
Reference Instruction

Books in Field Of Expertise

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Articles in Field Of Expertise

Tzanova, Stefka. "Grey Literature." LibWire. 11 (Spring 2017): 6.

Tzanova, Stefka. "Weather Forecasting." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Tzanova, Stefka. "Inverted Microscope." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Tzanova, Stefka. "Printing Telegraph." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Tzanova, Stefka. "Fire Hydrant." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Tzanova, Stefka. "Dental Chair." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Tzanova, Stefka. "Burglar Alarm." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Tzanova, Stefka. "Cotton Candy Machine." Technical Innovation in American History: An Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Ed. Peg A. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch (ABC-CLIO, 2018): forthcoming.. : .

Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" Welcome to the York College Library (Co-presenter Scott Sheidlower) : OT New Students Orientation " August 24, 2017: York College.

" Welcome to the York College Library : PHS New Students Orientation " August 17, 2017: York College.

" Welcome to the York College Library (Co-presenters Junli Diao, Christina Miller, Scott Sheidlower, Todd Simpson) Professor 101 " April 18, 2017: York College.

" Innovation : Exploring Government Information as a Community Resource (Government Science Websites) " 2013: Lehman College.

" Scientific Literacy " 2012: Lehman College.

" Women in Science online exhibit boards with Pinterest " 2012: Lehman College.

" Intellectual Property and Copyright for eLearning Summer Institute " 2010: Queensborough Community College.

" Teaching the Holocaust, Genocide, and War : Resources and Services Seminar – bibliography " 2010: Queensborough Community College.

Offices Held In Professional Societies

Association of College and Research Libraries / Greater New York Metropolitan Area Chapter (ACRL/NY): 2010-Present.