Library Faculty and Staff

This page lists the faculty and staff of the SUNY Adirondack Library.

SUNY Adirondack Librarians

Emily Goodspeed, MSIS

  • Library Chair
  • Assistant Professor of Library Science
  •  Digital Services Librarian
  • Master of Science, Information Science 
  • Collection Development/Liaison Librarian for: Health Sciences, TECS and Mathematics Divisions, Hill Collection local history room an other areas
  • Database management, cataloging and course reserves
  • Digitization projects lead
  •; (518) 743-2200 ext. 2351
  • More about Emily:


Danielle Thomas, MLIS

  • Research Services Librarian
  • Instructor of Library Science
  • Collection Development/Liaison Librarian for: English, Social Sciences and Human Services Divisions
  • Liaison Librarian for the Plattsburgh Branch Campus
  •; (518) 743-2200 ext. 2384
  • More about Danielle:

Part-time Librarians: 

Joyce Miller, MLS, MA, CAMS

  • Reference Librarian
  • Retired Distinguished Professor of Library Science (1995-2021)
  • Master of Library Science, Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (Concentration in Administration and Leadership), Certificate of Advanced Management Studies
  • Collection Development/Liaison Librarian for: Science Division, Business Division
  • Library Website Manager 
  •; (518) 743-2200 ext. 2485
  • More about Joyce:; also, Joyce's Website:


Anne Matusiewicz, MSIS

  • Reference Librarian
  • Masters of Science, Information Science
  • Collection Development/Liaison Librarian for: Arts, Media & Culture Division
  •; (518) 743-2200 ext. 2405
  • More about Anne:

Library Support Staff

Jessica Kennedy, Library Services Assistant

Bailey Durham, Library Services Assistant

Hill Collection Staff

R. Paul McCarty,  Hill Advisory Committee Chair

  • Oversees the library's local history collection, The Hill Collection
  • (518) 743-2260 (typically available on Thursday mornings during semesters)
  • Hill Collection website: