Ali Versluis

she, her, hers
Open Education Librarian at the University of Guelph
Areas of expertise
scholarly communication, open access, open education, systematic and research synthesis reviews, Engineering and STEM liaison work, college librarianship, conference and event planning (grassroots and association based), union work, serving on hiring committees
Can help with
academic library questions, job applications, CV review, informational interviews, mock interviews and interview prep, presentation preparation, pep talks/general morale boosting
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
versluis@uoguelph.ca , @aliversluis
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Amanda Larson, MA, MLIS

she, her, hers
Open Education Librarian, Penn State University
Areas of expertise
open education, open educational resources, open pedagogy, open access, copyright/fair use, creative commons licensing, information literacy instruction, project management, author rights, pressbooks, reference, knitting, mental health advocacy, impostor syndrome
Can help with
resume/CV/application review, mock interview, presentation preparation, job talks, structure, answering the question, design, info on academic librarianship, pep talks, early career professional questions, job materials organization, tenure track questions, fixing knitting errors, self-care, mental health, impostor syndrome tips and tricks.
Contact
acl49@psu.edu, @maeverawr

Anali Perry

she, her, hers
Scholarly Communication Librarian at Arizona State University
Areas of expertise
scholarly communication, open access, open education, copyright/fair use, licensing, collection development, acquisition, project management, productivity
Can help with
resume/CV/application review, academic library questions, professional involvement/service, tenure/continuing appointment, presentation preparation
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
anali.perry@gmail.com, @grumpator

Blake Hawkins

He/Him/His
Copyright Specialist
Areas of expertise
copyright, scholarly communication, open access, institutional repositories, knowledge synthesis, diversity in LIS, community outreach
Can help with
Research project design, grant writing, academic publishing
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
bhawkins@tru.ca/CR_specialist

Carmen Mitchell

she, her, they
Scholarly Communication Librarian at California State University San Marcos
Areas of expertise
scholarly communication, open access, open education resources, fair use, author rights, author contract negotiation, conference and event planning, serving on search committees, project management
Can help with
cover letters and CV review, academic library questions, sorting out work-life balance, networking
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
cmitchell@csusm.edu @carmendarlene

Chealsye Bowley

she, her, hers
Community Manager at Ubiquity Press, Former Scholarly Communication Librarian at Florida Gulf Coast University
Areas of expertise
scholarly communication, open access, U.S. copyright law, event planning, passing an open access policy, advocacy
Can help with
academic library questions, job applications, CV review, pep talks galore
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
chealsye@gmail.com , @chealsye
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Dylan Burns

He, Him, His
Digital Scholarship Librarian, Utah State University
Areas of expertise
Scholarly Communication, Open Access, Special Collections, Digital Preservation, Digital Humanities, Library Publishing, Institutional Repositories.
Can help with
resume/CV, cover letters, professional development
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
dylan.burns@usu.edu, @forgetthemaine
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Jen Waller, MLIS

she, her, hers
Director of Open Initiatives & Scholarly Communication, University of Oklahoma
Areas of expertise
scholarly communication, open access, open education, copyright/fair use, licensing, institutional repositories, author rights, library publishing, collection development, liaison librarianship, instruction, project management, cooking (ex-chef)
Can help with
resume/CV/application review, cover letters, academic library questions, professional involvement/service, tenure/continuing appointment, presentation preparation, networking, changing careers, cooking questions
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
jenwaller@ou.edu, @jenniferwaller

Jennifer Solomon

she/her/hers
Open Access Librarian at UNC Chapel Hill
Areas of expertise
Open Access, Schol Comm, Knowledge Management, Project Management, E-resources Management, Non-profits, Vendors, Nontraditional Librarian Jobs
Can help with
academic library questions, schol comm, librarian/information science jobs outside of academic libraries, non-profits, project management
Can speak
English
Can read
English
Contact
jsolomon@unc.edu