Michael Frye

Position: Master Teacher Librarian Facilitator Department: C.G. O'Kelly Library

Contact Info

Office: C.G. O'Kelly Library, Room 206-A Phone: 336-750-8938

Educational Background

  • MLS in Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • BA in English, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Research and Project Interests

Training and developing the next generation of librarians is extremely important as the nature of library services continues to evolve with the onset of new technology. Encouraging new librarians to pursue professional growth and think outside the box will help ensure the profession keeps pace with the needs of the 21st century library user.

Grant writing and seeking creativity are required by librarians as libraries throughout the country continue to economy and dwindling budgets. Finding new funding sources and new ways to reach users is essential to the growth and survival of the 21st century library.