Amanda Sprochi

Amanda Sprochi

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Librarian IV, Cataloging Librarian

Acquisitions, Collections, and Technical Services (ACTS)

  • Master of Library and Information Science, Kent State University
  • Master of Arts, Near Eastern Studies, University of Michigan
  • Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, Northwestern University


60 Ellis Library
(573) 882-0461

About Me

Cataloger of all things digital and print and data janitor at the Health Sciences Library at the University of Missouri in Columbia. I have been the Medical Library Association’s representative (6 years) to the American Library Association’s Committee on Catalogoing: Description and Access and have taught cataloging courses at the School of Information Science & Learning Technologies. Recently, I have been a member of the RSC+ Committee, working on the RDA 3R Project. Ask me anything about cataloging or metadata!

Professional Associations

  • American Library Association
  • ALA Library History Roundtable
  • ALA Association for Library Collections & Technical Services Division
  • Association for College and Research Libraries Rare Books and Manuscripts Division
  • Midcontinental Chapter of the Medical Library Association

Areas of Expertise

  • Rare book and special materials cataloging