Mike provides leadership and supervision for the Libraries' Area Studies Technical Services unit within the Information Processing Center. This unit handles services that include ordering, receiving, invoice payment, and cataloging for Area Studies (Chinese, Japanese, Middle East, South Asian, and Slavic) collections.
Before taking on his current position, Mike was the Library Specialist for the Japanese and Korean Collections, with deep experience in cataloging, acquisitions, and area studies collections. Mike is a published author in library science and other areas. He also currently serves as Associate Editor at Boss Fight Books.
Mike has a BA in English from Penn and an MSLIS from Drexel.