Michael Krieger

Contact Information

Michael Krieger

Cataloger Librarian for Special and Complex Cataloging

  • Full-Time Faculty


Michael's principal responsibility is the cataloging of special library resources. This includes material for the Marian Library and the U.S. Catholic Collection. He also selects Sociology/Anthropology/Social Work materials for Roesch Library.


  • B.A. Central Michigan University
  • M.L.S. Western Michigan University

Professional Activities

University Committee on the Selection of Researcher and Instructor of the Year

Research Interests

  • Catholic libraries
  • Library history

Selected Publications

"Retrospective Conversion at a Two Year College," Information Technology and Libraries 1, March (1982): 41-44.

"Subject Authority Control on the Dynix System,” Cataloging & Classification Quarterly 12, no.1 (1991): 103-115.

"Preservation of Smaller Catholic Library Collections," Catholic Library World, 64, no.1 (1993): 27-29.

"Seminary Libraries of the Franciscan Province of St. John the Baptist," Libraries & Culture, 30, no.3 (summer 1995): 284-308.

"Developing a Collection for Name Authority Work in Catholic Literature,” Catholic Library World, 66, no.1 (Sept.-Dec. 1995): 35-39.

"History and Collection of Popular American Catholic Periodicals,” The Serials Librarian, 30, no.4 (1996):45-65.

“Characteristics of the 670 Field in Records for Names in the Anglo-American Authority File,” Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 23, no. 1 (1996): 99-119.

"Nineteenth-Century Catholic Serials and the Interest in Them.” Catholic Library World, 67, no. 1 (Sept. 1996):19-23.

"African-American Catholics: the Periodical Literature and its Sources,"" The Serials Librarian, 35, no. 3 (1999): 55-75.

“Catholic Theologate Libraries of Bangalore, India,” Catholic Library World, 76, no. 4 (June 2006): 306-315.