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Bay College Library Staff

Meet the Bay College Library staff.

Oscar DeLong

Library Director

Michigan native and Yooper transplant, Oscar attended Alma College and then graduate school at IU Bloomington. He fell in love with the U.P. immediately and knew this is where he wanted to be. As Library Director, Oscar oversees day to day library operations and actively collaborates with campus departments providing library services that meet both classroom-related and general information needs. Away from work Oscar enjoys fishing, sailing, gaming, movies, and just about all kinds of music.


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Ann Bissell

Reference Librarian

Originally from the shores of Lake Superior in northern Minnesota, Ann has been a Yooper for 40 years and has seen libraries evolve from the days of paper based card catalogs to the latest digital reincarnation. As Reference Librarian, Ann assists students, faculty, staff and the public in finding answers to questions and course research. Ann enjoys the outdoors, sporting events, gardening, and of course loves to read.


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Shawn Curtin

Digital & Web Technology Specialist

Escanaba native and graduate of Bay College and Northern Michigan University, Shawn brings a passion for technology and how it's applied in the academic world. As Digital & Web Technology Specialist, he oversees the library’s brand, online presence, and assists students, faculty, staff and community with all things tech. Away from work, Shawn enjoys collecting vinyl records, golfing, and boating on Lake Michigan.


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