Mike Duffy

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Michael Duffy IV (Mike)
Art, Dance, Music, and Theatre Librarian and Associate Professor of University Libraries
Office: 
(269) 387-5236 or (269) 387-5237
Fax: 
(269) 387-0605
Location: 
3104 Dalton Center, Maybee Music and Dance Library, Mail Stop 5434
Mailing address: 
Harper C. Maybee Music and Dance Library
Dorothy U. Dalton Center
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5434 USA
Education: 
  • M.L.I.S., Dominican University
  • M.M., Northwestern University
  • B.M., Western Michigan University
Teaching interests: 
  • Music bibliography
  • Information literacy instruction in the performing arts
Research interests: 
  • Information literacy in music
  • Reference sources in music, music iconography
  • Library services, programming in libraries
Bio: 

Michael J. Duffy IV began his appointment as Performing Arts Librarian and Head of the Harper C. Maybee Music and Dance Library in 2014.  Before this, he was Music Librarian at Northern Illinois University since 2002.  Currently, Michael is chair of the Resource Sharing and Collection Development Committee of the Music Library Association.  He is a member of the Music Library Association, the Midwest Chapter of the Music Library Association, the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives, and Documentation Centres, and the Theatre Library Association.  His writings have appeared in Music Reference Services Quarterly, Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association, and Choice magazine.  He recently co-authored a book with Alan Green entitled Basic Music Reference: A Guide for Non-Specialist Librarians, Library Assistants, and Student Employees (Middleton, WI: Music Library Association and A-R Editions, 2013).

Liaison to the following areas: Dance, Theatre, and Music.

Additional biographical and bibliographic information available at: Professional page at SelectedWorks