Micah Vandegrift

Open Knowledge Librarian
Raleigh, NC
As the Open Knowledge Librarian at NCSU Libraries, Micah builds programs, initiatives, and communities around the idea that "open" is a core and defining principle of our current era. Micah serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication, and will be a 2018-2019 Fulbright-Schuman Fellow studying open research practices and infrastructure in The Netherlands and Denmark.


  • Evolving in Common: Creating Mutually Supportive Relationships Between Libraries and the Digital Humanities DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2013.756699
  • Relational communications: Developing key connections
  • What Is Digital Humanities and What’s it Doing in the Library?
  • Rewards and Recognition in Librarianship
  • Open Access Week 2013 Final Report
  • Librarian, Heal Thyself: A Scholarly Communication Analysis of LIS Journals
  • Availability and accessibility in an open access institutional repository: a case study
  • " Free to All": Library Publishing and the Challenge of Open Access
  • Editorial: DIY Library Culture and the Academy
  • The Digital Public Library of America: Details, the Librarian Response and the Future.
  • The HLS Guide to Library School
  • Faculty Senate Library Committee-Task Force on Scholarly Communications: Final Report
  • Music Scenes in America: Gainesville, Florida as a Case Study for Historicizing Subculture

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