Nicole Garrett Smeltekop
Michigan State University Libraries
Special Materials Catalog Librarian
East Lansing, MI
Nicole Garrett Smeltekop is a Special Materials Catalog Librarian at the MSU Libraries with a secondary assignment in the Libraries’ Special Collections. Prior to her hire at Michigan State University, she was a lone arranger at Albion College and a project archivist at the Archives of Michigan. In her current role at MSU, she primarily catalogs maps and posters, and also has lead the migration of finding aids to ArchivesSpace. Ms. Smeltekop has been a member of the Michigan Archival Association board since 2012 and was appointed to the Michigan State Records Advisory Board in 2013.
She is happy to talk about cataloging, metadata, ArchivesSpace, DACS, linked data, yoga, dance, and (of course) cats.