link Melissa Destefano

Melissa Destefano

Melissa DeStefano

Melissa Destefano

Faculty Librarian

Department: Library Services


  • Associate of Arts and Sciences, Liberal Arts, Suffolk County Community College. 
  • Bachelor of Arts, English, State University of New York at Albany. 
  • Master of Science, Information Science, State University of New York at Albany. 

Fast Facts

Enjoys podcasts, swimming, and birdwatching.


“I was made for the library, not the classroom. The classroom was a jail of other people’s interests. The library was open, unending, free.”
― Ta-Nehisi Coates, Between the World and Me