Welcome to Our New Head of Metadata Services
The Library welcomes our new Head of Metadata Services, Shana McDanold, who joined us on October 1. Shana comes to us from the University of Pennsylvania, where she worked as the Head of the Electronic Resources & Serials Cataloging Unit. She brings with her a broad range of knowledge and experience in cataloging. Shana will be working with the Library’s collections to enhance the discoverability of information for the Georgetown community.
Shana received her MLS degree from Indiana University in Bloomington. She has worked on several American Library Association committees for the Association of Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) Continuing Resources Section. She currently serves as Chair of the Library of Congress PCC Standing Committee on Automation, and as Secretary on the Executive Board of the North American Serials Interest Group.