Scooter Hayes is a Youth Services Librarian at New Hanover County Public Library in Wilmington, North Carolina. He has been performing for children since 2003. While pursuing his Masters in Library Science, Hayes created The Dewey Decimal Rap for a class project. Since then, the video has reached over two million views on YouTube and Hayes has released two children’s albums as Melvil Dewey – International Library Hip Hop Superstar. Hayes continues to perform regularly and is currently working on a new children’s album unrelated to Melvil Dewey.