Head of the Metadata & Discovery Unit
University Library System, University of Pittsburgh
Michael Bolam is the Head of the Metadata & Discovery Unit for the University Library System at the University of Pittsburgh. Mike has been working with digital collections metadata for over 15 years, managing metadata for projects like Historic Pittsburgh and Documenting Pitt. The Metadata & Discovery Unit manages metadata for Pitt digital collections and provides metadata support to researchers, faculty, and students at the University of Pittsburgh. Mike is an active member of LITA, most recently serving as the chair of the Metadata Standards Committee.