Sharon Reidt

Sharon Reidt

Metadata Management Librarian

Sharon holds an MLIS in Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama and a B.A. in Literature and History from Hampshire College. Sharon facilitates discovery and access to UConn Library collections and resources, catalogs materials in all formats, and ensures metadata accuracy within the catalog. She performs authority control processes and creates name authority records through UConn’s participation in NACO (Name Authority Cooperative Program). Her professional interests include authority metadata, linked data, and Wikidata.

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Original and copy cataloging
  • Authority work

 

Professional Affiliations 

  • ALA/ALCTS/ACRL
  • ALCTS, Planning Committee Member
  • ANMIG, Secretary