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Exploring Open Scholarship

through the University of Virginia Libraries

Scholarly Communications Team

Winston Barham (Open Access Librarian)
Brandon Butler (Director of Information Policy, copyright and licensing information)
Dave Ghamandi (Open Publishing Librarian & Managing Editor, Aperio)
Sherry Lake (Scholarly Repository Librarian, Libra Repository Manager for Open Content and Data)
Jennifer O'Brien Roper (Director, Digital Strategies and Scholarly Communications)

OER Support at UVA

Judy Thomas (Director of Faculty Programs)
Bethany Mickel (Teaching & Learning)
UVA Library Teaching & Learning

Subject Liaisons for Academic Units

Librarians with knowledge and expertise in specific disciplines, schools and programs across the University.

Scholars' Lab

Consultations and expertise on the practice of experimental scholarship in all fields, informed by digital humanities, spatial
technologies, & cultural heritage thinking.

Research Data Services

Consultations and support for data discovery and collection; data analysis, visualization, and computation; and research data management and sharing. RDS offers workshops and consultations with researchers on use of open-source software tools for data science like R and Python to promote reproducibility, and platforms like GitHub and GitLab for sharing of software and code.