Data Services Librarian

Phone: (662) 241-6423

Russell Brandon is the Data Services Librarian at the Fant Memorial Library, teaching in the Digital Studies program and promoting data literacy on campus. Before coming to The W, Russell taught psychology at Mississippi State University and has previously worked as a middle school computer teacher. He thinks play is pretty much the best way to learn anything.  More at

About Russell


  • Master of Science in Cognitive Science, Arizona State University
  • Cognitive Science Certificate, University of Memphis
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Christian Brothers University, Memphis

Committees and Teams:

  • QEP Committee, Chair
  • Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, Member
  • Campus Technology Advisory Council, Member
  • Fant IDEA Committee
  • Fant Instruction Workgroup
  • Fant Messaging Committee
  • Fant Public Services Team