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Andrews, Theodora



  • Existence: October 14, 1921 - August 27, 2008

Biographical Information

Theodora Andrews was born October 14, 1921 in Carrol County. She graduated from West Lafayette High School in 1939 and became a library assistant at Purdue University in 1945. After receiving her Master’s degree in Library Science in 1955, Andrews became a librarian at Purdue and then served as the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences librarian. Andrews was an active member of the Special Libraries Association at the state and national level, as well as the Medical Library Association. She was named Professor Emerita of Library Science following her retirement.


MSO 1, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Purdue University Office of Publications Oral History Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2
Scope and Contents The Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection documents Purdue University history through oral history interviews with Purdue University professors and administrators. Types of materials include: printed material, cassette tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, compact discs, and digital materials. Interview topics include Purdue history and changes in administration and academic departments.
Dates: 1969 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1972