Amanda Saar

About Amanda

Biographical information: Born in Ft. Wayne, Indiana; Grew up in Watson Chapel, Arkansas.

Faculty in UAMS Library since 1974.


Bachelor’s of Arts in English, with Honors, UAF,1964.

Master’s of Science in Library Science, University of Illinois,1970.

Master’s of Health Services Administration, UALR, 1990.


Married, 1 greenhouse.

Hobbies: reading, gardening, keeping up with my husband’s addiction to orchids.


Professional Associations

  • Association of Archivists and Librarians in the Health Sciences
  • Medical Library Association /South Central Chapter
  • Pulaski County Historical Society
  • Arkansas Genealogical Society