“When you absolutely positively have to know, ask a librarian”

American Library Association


“Outside of a dog,
a book is man’s best friend.
Inside of a dog,
it’s too dark to read”

Groucho Marx


“The only thing that you absolutely have to know,
is the location of the library”

Albert Einstein


“When the going gets tough, the tough get a librarian”

Joan Bauer


Hi, my name is Meryl McCay … welcome to my ePortfolio.

I have over 25 years of experience as an Information Professional, and have recently transitioned into web content roles.

My professional career includes:

  • web content editing and management
  • writing for the web
  • intranet development
  • experience with systems such as Drupal, SharePoint, Squiz Matrix, WordPress and Joomla!
  • accessibility and WCAG 2.0
  • the Australian Government’s Digital Service Standard
  • software support, training and documentation
  • managing an integrated Library Management System for a large public library (more than one million loans/yr)
  • managing a K-12 school library
  • academic writing
  • information management.

Possessing a wide range of ICT skills, I am currently expanding my capabilities in information architecture and website development  and am a Certified Microsoft Office Master.