Metadata Strategist

170A Wilson Library
612-625-2328
s-hear@umn.edu

I am the Metadata Strategist, responsible for advising and assisting in the development and implementation of metadata formats and standards in the University Libraries. I also advise projects on campus working with metadata. My position is in the Data Management and Access Department of the Data and Technology Division. I am the libraries' liaison to the NACO and SACO programs. 

Education

B.A., Columbia University
M.A. (Classics), University of Texas at Austin
M.L.S., University of Texas at Austin

Service to Professional Organizations

ALA representative to the North America RDA Committee (NARDAC)
Member of the PCC Standing Committee on Standards
Member of the PCC Identity Management in NACO Task Group
Chair of the HathiTrust Metadata Sharing Policy Task Group
Photograph of Stephen Hearn