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


Michael Laney - Head
Michael provides leadership for the day to day operations of the Kline DMC. He is responsible for audio/visual support of MSU Library special programs and serving as a recording engineer. He also works extensively with Vincent Voice Library new acquisitions, including digitizing vintage analog recordings and creating detailed metadata information for item level cataloging.

Jonah Magar - VR & Video Game Collection Coordinator
Jonah endeavors to keep the service desk staffed and running smoothly, while working between personnel and resources to ensure discovery, access and use of virtual reality and video game materials.

Cecilia Malilwe - Copyright Permissions Coordinator
Cecilia consults with MSU Libraries' staff concerning copyright permissions issues; searches for rights holders and brokers copyright permission agreements.

Shawn Nicholson - Librarian

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

James Voges - Digitization Specialist
James supervises students, oversees the digitization of at-risk audio artifacts, and provides audio-visual support for MSU Libraries special programs.