Michigan State University

About Us

The Gerald M Kline Digital and Multimedia Center, including the Vincent Voice Library, is on 4 West of the Main Library. Collections and staff offices are accessed from the DMC/VVL service desk. The unit telephone number is (517)884-6470.


Gerald M Kline Digital and Multimedia Center
Main Library Building
Michigan State University
366 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: (517) 884-6470


Laura Carter - Imaging Supervisor
Laura trains and supervises student work in a variety of duties relating to imaging and unit operations using detailed procedures and provides detailed information and assistance to library users in an automated environment.

Lucas Mak - Librarian
Lucas generates metadata for past and future digital projects covering a variety of media types. Works collaboratively with staff across the unit, the Library and the University on services and projects that depend upon metadata for success.

Cecilia Malilwe - Copyright Permissions Coordinator
Cecilia consults with MSU faculty, staff, students and other affiliates concerning copyright permissions issues; searches for rights holders and brokers copyright permission agreements.

Grace Morris - Imaging/Digitization Specialist
Grace is a client/account representative and is responsible for digitzation standards and practices, project management and quality control.

Shawn Nicholson - Librarian
As Head, Shawn oversees the daily operations of the Gerald M Kline Digital and Multimedia Center, which includes the Vincent Voice Library. Provides leadership for digital projects, setting priorities and goals for new and existing projects.

Rick Peiffer - Unit Engineer
Rick's duties include design and support of all DMC/VVL media systems and audio and video restoration and production.

John Shaw - Supervisor
John's duties include supervision of DMC/VVL support staff and student assistants; line management of operations, collections and services.