Joshua Dieringer, he/him/his Music Cataloger (Library Assistant 3)

Position title
Music Cataloger (Library Assistant 3)
Libraries department
Cataloging, Metadata, and Digitization Services


Reporting to the Music Metadata Librarian, Joshua catalogs music materials (scores, sound recordings, video recordings) and handles the outsourcing cataloging of music resources. Current research projects include cataloging and collection development guides to video game music.

His interests in librarianship include music and media cataloging and metadata, video games in libraries, and video game music in libraries. He also contributes to efforts in making viola music by traditionally underrepresented composers more visible in concert halls and instructional settings.

Service to Organizations

Coordinator, Video Game Music Interest Group, 2020-2024
Music Library Association