Head of Metadata & Discovery Services
Joining the University of Miami Libraries in 2012, Glen Wiley is currently the Head of Metadata & Discovery Services. This department is responsible for the description, organization, physical processing, and discovery of library resources across multiple library platforms, including the Library catalog and Digital Collections. Glen previously worked at Cornell University Library, where he was Director of Cataloging & Metadata Services. He has also worked in the libraries at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and North Carolina State University.
Glen earned his M.S. in Library and Information Science and his B.F.A. in History of Art from Syracuse University. Glen is an active member of the American Library Association and Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS). He has previously served on committees with the North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG), American Library Association (ALA), Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS), OCLC Research, and the Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC). He currently serves on the Oxford University Press Americas Library Advisory Board. Glen has taught online and in-person about cataloging and metadata issues like digital library metadata standards, RDA, FRBR, and FRAD thru LYRASIS, Syracuse University School of Information Studies, and the University of Albany’s Department of Information Studies. Glen represents the Libraries on the University of Miami Faculty Senate.
ORCID id: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6807-4194