Michael Stöpel is the user services librarian for the American University of Paris. Originally from Munich (Germany), he joined the American University of Paris in 2001. He received his MA in library and information science (MLIS) in 2010 from the Information School at the Humbold University in Berlin, Germany. Before coming to AUP, Michael Stöpel studied sociology in Munich and in Paris. He is currently serving on the AMICAL Information Literacy Committee.