Richard Jutkiewicz

Head of Access Services, Health Sciences Libraries
Access ServicesLibrarian, George F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences
Library Faculty, Health Sciences
Richard Jutkiewicz


George F. Smith Library

30 12th Ave.
Newark, NJ 07101

Richard is the Head of Access Services Librarian for the George F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences. 

Mr. Jutkiewicz received an M.S. in Library and Information Science (Digital Libraries) from Rutgers University, an MBA (Marketing) from The University of Sarasota, FL, and BA (Urban Affairs) from California University of PA.

Interests include Cuba, sustainability, bicycle advocacy and homesteading. His research interest includes information literacy, gamification, and community informatics.



Head of Access ServicesRutgers University Libraries, George F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences 2023 - present

Library Director, Basileiad Library at Manor College, Jenkintown, PA, 2019 - 2023

Adult Services Outreach Librarian, Trenton Free Public Library 2017 - 2019

Internships Wharton School's Lippincott Library, University of Pennsylvania, Business Reference Intern 2015 - 2016

Grants and Awards

Co-Investigator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine – Middle Atlantic Region,

Health Information Awareness Award (2019). SHARE: Spreading Health Awareness with Resources and Education. An outreach effort to increase awareness of the NLM.  The College of NJ and Trenton Free Public Library consumer health related information and resources