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Michael Hooper

Electronic Resources Librarian

Michael's duties include developing, maintaining, and assessing the library's collection of databases, electronic books, and electronic journals. He and colleagues Scott Shumate and Gina Nigro currently serve as library web administrators. He serves as administrator for the library's collection of online research guides (LibGuides) and manages the EZproxy system for providing remote access to library resources.

Michael also serves as the Subject Librarian to the Department of Music and the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Employed at APSU since: 2004


  • APSU Group Administrator, Tennessee Open Education Hub
  • APSU Institutional Culture Committee
  • APSU Pillar 3 Working Group (Human Resources)
  • APSU Textbook Affordability Task Force
  • Library Assessment Advisory Committee
  • Library Budget Committee, Co-chair
  • Library Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee
  • Library Professional Development Committee, Chair
  • Library Technology Committee
  • Library Website Committee
  • Participant in 2018 APSU Faculty Leadership Program


  • B. S., Western Kentucky University
  • M.I.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Michael Hooper

Michael Hooper

Phone: (931) 221-7092
Email: hooperm
Office: Library 323