Scott Britton joined the University of Miami Libraries in 2007 as the Director of Access, Information, and Research Services, a department that includes Education and Outreach, Access Services (which includes Circulation, Interlibrary Loan, Course Reserves, Stacks Maintenance and the Off-Campus Shelving Facility) and the Information Commons. Other areas of responsibility include copyright support, library assessment and facilities planning. Scott previously worked at Washington University in Saint Louis, where he was Head of Access Services. He has also worked in the libraries at Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Northeastern University, and Bowdoin College.
Scott earned his M.L.S. from Simmons College and his B.A. in History and Studio Art from Bowdoin College. He is a 2011-12 Association of Research Libraries Leadership Fellow, and a member of the Frye Institute class of 2005. Scott is a member of the American Library Association, Association of College and Research Libraries, and the Library Leadership and Management Association. He serves on the University Curriculum Committee and the Teaching, Learning & Technology Roundtable.