Al oversees UTC Library's catalog, managing records for library materials across all format types and ensuring library users can connect to the content they desire. His research interests include improving technical services workflows, innovations in library resource sharing, and enhancing records using subject vocabularies from underrepresented and marginalized populations.
Al started in his role as the Cataloging and Metadata Librarian in March 2022. He has been with the UTC Library since 2016 and was most recently the Collections Specialist for ILL and E-Resources. He earned his BA in History and Philosophy from Loyola University Chicago in 2015 and his MS in Information Sciences from the University of Tennessee in 2020.
Service and Scholarship
Albert Salatka's curriculum vitae