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Staff: Brandon West

Brandon West

Brandon West (he, him, his)

Head of Library Research Instruction Services

Brandon West has been a SUNY library faculty member since 2013.


Fraser 203A
(585) 245-5193

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Areas of Responsibility:


  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Librarianship, 2018
  • Aiden J. Cropsey Faculty/Staff Award for LGBTQ+ Advocacy, 2020


  • M.S., University at Albany, Curriculum Development
  • C.G.S., University at Albany, Online Learning and Teaching
  • M.L.S., Texas Woman's University, Library & Information Science
  • M.Ed., Grand Valley State University, Educational Technology
  • B.A., Grand Valley State University, English

Courses I Teach:

  • INTD 275: Information Research Strategies (1 credit, 8 weeks)
  • I provide research skills instruction to many classes in Anthropology, Sociology, and INTD 105.

Current College Service

  • LGBTQ+ Issues Working Group, 2015–present
  • Safe Zone Training Facilitator, 2016–present
  • Faculty Representative, Student Conduct Board, 2018–present
  • Evidence Archivist, Middle States Steering Committee, 2020–present
  • Faculty Personnel Committee, 2021–present
  • SUNY Librarian Association Delegate for Milne Library, 2021–present