General

First Name

Shelly

Last Name

McCoy

Job Title

Librarian and Head, Multimedia Collections and Services Department

Organization

University of Delaware Library

Country

United States

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Yes

Contact Info

Website

http://www.lib.udel.edu/multimedia

Extended Profile

Interests

Digital Storytelling

Biography

Shelly earned an MLIS (Master of Library and Information Science) and a BA
in English Literature and English Writing(concentration in PR) from the
University of Pittsburgh.  She has worked at the University of Delaware
Library for since 1999, beginning as the Coordinator of Microforms and
Digital Mapping, and becoming manager of a few areas that eventually morphed
into the Student Multimedia Design Center, which she now heads. Shelly
founded and chairs an online discussion group for the American Library
Association Video Round Table called the Multimedia Production Discussion
Group. This popular bi-annual discussion over email has grown to over 75
members. She has been the point person on two renovations and enjoys the
planning, negotiation, and organization involved with renovations –and
sharing what she has learned with others in higher ed.