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Andrea Guidara

( She/Her/Hers )
Head of Access Services
Phone: (415) 405-2672

Access Services

Shelving Facilities Management

Ask Me About

  • The Library Retrieval System
  • Library organizational systems
  • German food
  • Swahili

How I Can Help

I can provide demonstrations or general information about our Library Retrieval System. I can also help with questions about borrowing and requesting SF State materials and materials from other libraries.

Email is the best way to get in touch.


MLIS, San Jose State University

MA, Anthropology, San Francisco State University

BA, Archaeology & Anthropology, Boston University

Research and Publications

Guidara, A. & Lamberti, J. (2024, May 16). To Batch or Not to Batch: Evaluating ASRS Batched Items [Conference session]. Ex Libris Users of North America (ELUNA) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN.

Maxwell, J., Rusk, F., Nielsen, J., Guidara, A., Borges, E. & Lamberti, J. (2023). Pursuing Student Success in the Library: a Case Study in Peer Mentor Program Transition, Training and Engagement. Reference services review: RSR. 51(2), 91–104.

Guidara, A. & Lamberti, J. (2023, May 11). Using Alma to Creatively Solve ASRS-Related Problems [Conference session]. Ex Libris Users of North America (ELUNA) Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA.  

Guidara, A. L. (2012). Discriminant Function Analysis for Sex Determination Using Tooth Size at the Vineyards Site (4CCO548). [San Francisco State University].