Rina Krautwirth holds a BA in Biology from Barnard College and has held lab internships at Columbia University Medical Center and at Beth Israel Medical Center. She also has interned at the American Museum of Natural History. She holds an MA in Jewish History from the Bernard Revel Graduate School for Jewish Studies and an MLIS from Queens College. She currently serves as a Reference and Instruction Librarian at Stern College for Women, Yeshiva University.