David Schoen

Director of Libraries

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Email: Contact Me
Phone: 716.286.8002


  • M.L.S., State University of New York at Buffalo
  • B.A. in History, State University of New York at Buffalo

Job Duties

  • Library Director


  • Peer reviewer for the Intersect Conference of the Western New York Library Resources Council, 2021 and 2022
  • Peer reviewer for the The Library Collective Unconference in 2020
  • Section Editor, Journal of Library Innovation, 2008-2015
  • Editor, Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve, 2009
  • Thomas Stieve and David Schoen, "Undergraduate Students Book Selection: A Study of Factors in the Decision Making Process." Journal of Academic Librarianship, 32.6 (2006): 599-608.
  • Kristine Kasbohm, Michelle Dubaj, and David M. Schoen, "Launching the Library Mystery Tour: A Library Component for First Year Experience." College and Undergraduate Libraries, 13.2 (2006): 35-46.
  • Catherine P. Cook-Cottone, Karen Dutt-Doner and David Schoen, "Understanding Student Article Retrieval Behaviors: Instructional Implications." Research Strategies, 20.4 (2005): 379-388.
  • Michael Coffta and David M. Schoen, "Academic Library Web Sites as a Source of Interlibrary Loan Lending Information: A Survey of Four- and Five-year Colleges and Universities." Library Resources & Technical Services, 44.1 (2000):196-200.
  • David M. Schoen and Suzette M. Hino, "Building Psychology Journal Collections Using Core Journal Lists: An Annotated Bibliography." Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian, 17.1 (1998): 55-61.
  • David M. Schoen and Leslie R. Morris, "Interlibrary Loan Policies: Data from the Interlibrary Loan Policies Directory." Journal of Interlibrary Loan and Information Supply, 1.1 (1990): 101-107.

Teaching Experience

    • CIS 232: Microcomputer Applications for Business (Niagara University)
    • HIS199: USA in the Contemporary World (Niagara University)
    • LIS 581: Management of Libraries and Information Agencies (SUNY Buffalo)
    • Various computer courses in adult education programs in Kenmore, Hamburg, and West Seneca


      Departmental Liaison

      • Business
      • Commerce
      • MBA
      • Accounting
      • Castellani Art Museum