Pathway to Success: Metadata Specialist

UMSI Courses

Mastery Courses Affiliated:

  • Digital Repository Architecture and Implementation

Fulfill all MSI requirements. Strongly recommended courses include: 

Elective courses include: 

Field Experiences & Internships

Sites where UMSI students have recently completed relevant internships include:

  • University of Michigan Language Resource Center, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Michigan State University Libraries, East Lansing, MI
  • Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
  • University of Michigan Library, Ann Arbor, MI

Career Success

Recent grads have accepted positions in this area that include:

  • Metadata and Digital Service Librarian, Loyola University
  • Librarian, Acquisitions and Metadata Services, Case Western Reserve University
  • Metadata Librarian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Metadata Librarian, ProQuest
  • Metadata and Discovery Services Librarian, Wayne State University

 The Pathways highlighted in this section are suggested routes to desired career goals.  Other routes through the MSI curriculum are also possible.  We'll advise you on your selection of courses, internships, and activities to support your career goals.