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Dr. Danuta Nitecki, dean of Drexel University Libraries

Danuta A. Nitecki, PhD

Dean of Libraries for Drexel University; Professor of Information Science

College of Computing & Informatics





Nitecki has held administrative positions in the libraries of Yale University, University of Maryland at College Park, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. She is active in national, state and regional associations, has served as a consultant and invited presenter throughout the U.S. and internationally and has published more than 90 articles, books, compilations and reviews.
Nitecki serves as both dean of libraries and a faculty member in Drexel’s College of Computing & Informatics. She holds master’s degrees in library and information science and communications from Drexel and the University of Tennessee respectively, as well as a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland.

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