Americas Regional Council

Andrew White

Director, Library Information Services, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Andrew White

Dr. Andrew White has 35+ years of experience in academic libraries including public and technical services, as well as information systems administration. Prior to his role at Rensselaer, he held a variety of positions in Stony Brook University including Associate Director of the Health Sciences Library, Director of the Health Sciences Library, and the Interim Director of Libraries and Dean of Library Services. From 2013 until 2016, Andrew was the Associate Chief Information Officer and Senior Director for Research Computing, holding a faculty position in the Department of Biomedical Informatics, working with teams on various healthcare data analytics projects. Andrew holds graduate degrees in library science from Queens College and music history from Stony Brook University and the City University of New York and was a 2012 UCLA Senior Fellow. He has contributed articles to the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science, Computers in Libraries, LCATS, and The Electronic Library. 

Member institution

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Folsom Library

New York, USA

Term end date: 31 October 2025