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educator , librarian

Antoinette Ciolli, American Librarian, retired educator ( hum: library, Retired)librarian, retired educator. Member American Library Association, American History Association, Special Libraries Association (museum group chapter secretary 1950-1951, 52-54), New York Library.


Ciolli, Antoinette was born on August 20, 1915 in New York City. Daughter of Pietro and Mary (Palumbo) Ciolli.


Bachelor of Arts, Brooklyn College, 1937, Master of Arts, 1940. Bachelor of Science in Library Science, Columbia University, 1943.


Teacher history and civics Brooklyn high schools, 1943-1944. Circulation librarian Brooklyn College Library, 1944-1946. Instructor history School General Studies, Brooklyn College, 1944-1950, assistant professor library department, 1965-1973, associate professor, 1973-1981, professor emerita, since 1981.

Reference librarian Brooklyn College Library, 1947-1959, chief science librarian, 1959-1970, chief special collections division, 1970-1981, honorary archivist, since 1981.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author (with Alexander S. Preminger and Lillian Lester): Urban Educator: Harry D. Gideonse, 1970. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of American Library Association, Special Libraries Association (museum group chapter secretary 1950-1951, 1952-1954), American History Association, New York Library. Club, Beta Phi Mu.


Pietro Ciolli

Mary (Palumbo) Ciolli