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Keith Nichols

Student Support and Engagement Librarian

Pronouns: he/him/his

524 Lockwood Memorial Library, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

  • Ph: 716-645-0985
  • Fax: 716-645-3859

Office Hours

You can contact me virtually through my email. If you wish to set up a meeting, please email me and we can meet via my zoom room. 

Department Liaison

Office of Educational Effectiveness, Athlete Academic Affairs, Residence Hall Education


Undergraduate Education and Assessment 

Assessment Design and Deployment

Information Literacy Instruction for Undergraduates


Education and Training

University of Georgia

  • Master of Public Health, 2017

University at Buffalo

  • Master of Library Science, 2011

Awards and Honors

Sewell Stipend Award Winner, 2014

  • American Public Health Assoc.                                                          


Cases on Establishing Effective Collaborations in Academic Libraries - Chapter Meeting Students Where They Are: Collaborating with Non-Traditional Departments on Campus


Assessment of information and data literacy, skills and application, in undergraduate level college students.

Professional Memberships

ALA - Regular Member


  1. Research Assessment and Metrics 
  2. Instruction
  3. Library Instruction Roundtable




  1. Prioritizing Accessible Content for Library Instruction, 2020
    1. SUNYLA 2020 Annual Conference                                                 
  2. Bridging the Gap: Research Expectations at a Tier 1 Institute, 2019
    1. High School to College, SUNY Brockport 
  3. Dejargoning Jargon, Deconstructing Library Concepts for All, 2019
    1. WNYLRC, Intersect Unconference 
  4. Social Constructivism and Universal Design Strategies for Info Lit, 2019
    1. Teaching and Learning Conference, SUNY Fredonia 
  5. Assessing Assessment, 2018
    1. WNYLRC, Intersect Unconference 
  6. iLab: A Sustainable Instruction Journey, 2018
    1. Librarian Summit, San Jose State University 
  7. The Seasonal Influenza Vaccine: Assessing Barriers and Attitudes, 2017
    1. Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital