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Staff Directory: Technical Services

Sandra Lewis

Sandra Lewis

Head Librarian, Technical Services

Sandy has spent most of her career in academic libraries where she enjoyed teaching students, faculty and staff to use library resources. She has been a science & engineering librarian at the University of California—Santa Barbara, a genealogy & history librarian at Fairfax County Libraries in Virginia and most recently, a technical Information specialist at OSHA in Washington, D.C. where she served as a medical librarian.

Her current responsibilities include collection management, and management of electronic resources..

She holds an MLS in Library Science from the University of Missouri and a B.A. in History & Government from Columbia College.    

She joined the Palmer team in April 2016.

Michelle Janikowski

Shelly Janikowski

Technical Library Assistant, Technical Services

 

Shelly works in the Technical Services department, assisting in various aspects of the department, including acquisitions, cataloging, and electronic resources. Prior to coming to Palmer, she worked at Knox College in the Seymour Library, managing Interlibrary Loan and Resource Sharing and the Science and Math Library, supervising the Circulation Desk.

Shelly graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point with a B.S. in Elementary Education and Computer Information Systems.

She joined Palmer in October of 2016.

Wendy McGuire

Wendy McGuire

Technical Library Assistant, Technical Services

Wendy works in the Technical Services department assisting in various aspects of the department including Interlibrary Loans, acquisitions, cataloging, and electronic resources. Prior to coming to Palmer, she worked as the Assistant Librarian at a Milwaukee law firm processing incoming materials, updating the catalog, and assisting attorneys and staff with research and other information requests. Wendy was a Graphic Designer/Art Director in various marketing and design agencies for several years before entering the library world.

Wendy received a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and previously studied Art at St. Ambrose in Davenport.

She joined Palmer in January of 2017.

Beth Pfeiffer

Beth Pfeiffer

Technical Library Assistant, Technical Services

     

Beth works in the Technical Services department, assisting in various aspects of the department, including acquisitions, cataloging, and electronic resources. Prior to coming to Palmer, she worked at Trinity International University’s library, managing their media collections and digitization projects.

Beth received a B.A. in History from Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL in 2007.

She joined Palmer in September of 2016.