Cataloging and Metadata Services supports research and teaching at Ball State University through its role in the University Libraries' Collection Resources Management division. The unit is responsible for ensuring accurate and timely access to materials in University Libraries' physical and digital collections through provision of metadata to describe, organize, and locate materials in all formats. Cataloging and Metadata Services is also responsible for the integrity of information in CardCat.

Cataloging & Metadata Services is located in Bracken Library, Lower Level East (BL 023), Ball State University, Muncie, IN 47306. The phone number is 765-285-5722.