Access to the College Green area of campus will be restricted until further notice. Current students, faculty, and staff with a valid Penn card, as well as Alumni Weekend attendees with name badges, may enter and exit Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center through the Rosengarten Undergraduate Study Center on the ground floor, and may enter and exit the Fisher Fine Arts Library through the 34th Street entrance to Meyerson Hall. See our Service Alerts for details.

Kaylin supports the work of all IPC departments. She focuses particularly on batch workflows for metadata using a variety of technologies, including MARC Edit, OpenRefine, and Alma batch tools. She also works on the creation and editing of linked data, as the IPC develops new workflows in this area. Additionally, she works with the DEI & Discovery group to improve access to library materials that focus on diverse and under-represented communities. 

She has experience as a Carolina Academic Library Associate at UNC Libraries, working in metadata and repositories. She also worked as a Special Collections Cataloging Graduate Assistant & Intern, also at UNC, doing cataloging in non-English languages. Her non-library experience includes work as a Freelance Proofreader and Copy Editor, and teaching English in China as a Princeton in Asia Teaching Fellow.  

Kaylin holds a bachelor's degree from Princeton University and a Master of Science in Information Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

Kaylin Blount

Pronouns: She, her, hers