Nilda A. Sanchez-Rodriguez

Division Chief, Architecture Library

Assistant Professor

Main Affiliation


Additional Departments/Affiliated Programs

Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture

Areas of Expertise/Research

  • Architecture
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Sustainable Urbanism
  • Urban Design


The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture




(212) 650-8766

(212) 650-8767


(212) 650-7214

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Nilda A. Sanchez-Rodriguez


Nilda Sanchez-Rodriguez is Chief Librarian of the Architecture Library and Assistant Professor at the City College of New York. Prof. Sanchez-Rodriguez provides services that are pivotal to the operation of the Architecture Library through continued access to its resources, such as teaching bibliographic instruction, data management and collection development, staffing, and monitoring the physical conditions of the library. Her expertise spans many subjects, skill-sets, and areas of professional responsibility.

Educational Credentials

MA (Urban Studies) Queens College (CUNY)
MLS (Library and Information Sciences) Queens College (CUNY)
BA  (Liberal Arts) City College of New York (CUNY)
AA (Business Management)  Borough of Manhattan Community College (CUNY)

Selected Publications and Recent Research

Sanchez-Rodriguez, N. A. (2020). Mastering the Solo Juggling Act: A library manager's reflections on access services, tenure, and liaising for academic disciplinesJournal of Access Services. DOI: 10.1080/15367967.2020.1861951. 

Sanchez-Rodriguez, N. A. (2020). In pursuit of diversity in the CUNY Library Profession: An effective approach to leadership in academic librariesJournal of Library Administration. DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2020.1853470. 

Sanchez-Rodriguez, N. A., & LoGiudice, J. (2019). Building bridges: Fostering dynamic partnerships between the library department and office of student disability services in higher educationJournal of Access Services, 1-19. DOI: 10.1080/15367967.2018.1520640.

Sanchez-Rodriguez, N. A. (2018). Mixed Methods of Assessment: Measures of Enhancing Library Services in AcademiaCollection and Curation, 37(3), 111-118. DOI: 10.1108/CC-09-2017-0042.


Research Interests

Student Disability Services

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion


Urban Design and Studies

Sustainable Environments

Professional Memberships

Association of Architecture School Librarians (AASL)                                    2015-Present

Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL/NY)                           2016-Present

Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA)                                        2015-Present