Sandra L. Janicki

Associate Professor
Research Librarian / Bibliographer

Office Location

106 Stapleton Library


Sandra Janicki is a tenured associate professor who has been a member of the library faculty at the IUP Libraries since 1986. She received her MLS from the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Pittsburgh, concentrating in the area of reference services. Her first professional position was in the Sci-Tech Department of the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. She came to IUP as the evening reference librarian and was appointed bibliographer to the natural sciences.

More recently, she became bibliographer to the majority of departments in the College of Health and Human Services, coordinating collection development and providing information literacy instruction/specialized research assistance in these areas. She served as the Library Department chairperson for nine years and serves on a number of faculty and library-wide committees. She has been a long-time participant in the Center for Teaching Excellence's Reflective Practice Project and is currently a member of the CTE Advisory Board.

Subject Resource Specialist / Personal Librarian for

  • Food and Nutrition
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Development, Fashion, and Interior Design
  • Kinesiology, Health, and Sport Science
  • Nursing and Allied Health Professions (including doctoral)
  • Safety Sciences (including doctoral)


  • MA, History, University of Pittsburgh
  • MS, Library Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • BA, History, University of Pittsburgh
  • Curriculum vitae