Backstage promotes Kelly Barrall to Vice President of Digitization Services

BETHLEHEM, Pa., June 19, 2018 – Backstage Library Works ( is pleased to announce the promotion of Kelly Barrall to Vice President, Digitization Services.

Kelly has been with Backstage nearly 30 years. She began in the microfilm department and eventually worked her way through to digitization services. She has most recently been serving as Digitization Services Operations Manager, coordinating project schedules, bolstering the work of her project managers, and participating in client visits with sales representatives. Kelly’s new role will position her at the forefront of innovation within the digitization department.  She will be responsible for developing partnerships with vendors and finding creative ways to continue to deliver high-quality work in a changing digitization landscape. Kelly will be managing on-site and in-house projects, personnel, and production.

Nate Cothran, President of Backstage states:

“Kelly knows our digital services inside and out. More importantly, she understands how to build solutions to match the needs of our clients. With her recent background as our digitization services operations manager, Kelly has continued to build up project management experience and translate that into an easier fit for customers.

“For our clients, it’s all about providing more access to their materials. Kelly and her team are a big part of that.  She has a knack for seeing things down the road that may lead to bigger problems and consulting with our clients before they do. I look forward to increased opportunities to work with Kelly in her new role.”

About Backstage Library Works

Backstage’s objective is to provide the most technologically advanced, high quality, yet efficient means for delivering professional library services. With over 30 years of experience, the company is known for its expertise in handling complex and unique projects. Backstage specializes in solutions for cataloging, authority control, digitization, preservation microfilm, and on-site needs. In providing services to more than a thousand libraries, large and small, public and private, and in locations across the globe, Backstage has cultivated an understanding of libraries, their mission, their operations, and the challenges they face. Backstage offices are located in Provo, Utah, and Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.


Kat Kamp | Marketing Department
Backstage Library Works | Provo, Utah & Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Phone: 801.356.1852 | Fax: 801.356.8220 |

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