Shira Bistricer

Shira Bistricer



Winthrop Highlights

  • Winthrop archivist since August 2014


  • Queens College, City University of New York, MLS
  • New York University, Master of Arts in World History
  • Queens College, City University of New York, BA in Philosophy and Jewish Studies

Notable Clients

  • Citigroup

Memberships & Certifications

  • Society of American Archivists
  • Archivists Roundtable of Metropolitan New York
  • Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference

About Shira

Shira Bistricer is the Assistant Archivist in Heritage Services at Citigroup. She received a Masters in Library Science and a Certificate in Archives and the Preservation of Cultural Heritage Materials from Queens College in 2012. She also holds a Masters in World History from New York University. Prior to joining the Winthrop Group, she worked as a Project Processing Archivist at the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary, as Special Collections Fellow at the Queens College Library’s Special Collections and Archives and interned at Columbia University’s Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Her background also includes positions at ACLS Humanities E-Book, Lilith Magazine and Oxford University Press. She is a member of the Society of American Archivists, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference and the Archivist’s Roundtable of Metropolitan New York.

Related Work



Assessment of Historical Records and Implementation


June 2016

Using the Past to Define our Future

How does Citi Center for Culture use the past to define their future?