Library Faculty/Staff profile for akierig

Digital Publishing Lead
Mason Publishing Group and GMU Press; Digital Strategies and Systems


B.A., History and Political Science, The University of Oklahoma
Graduate Study in German and Political Science, Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg
M.A., International Affairs and Economics, The University of Oklahoma

What I do at Mason Libraries

Hi! I'm Ander (Andrew) Kierig

I manage our institutional repository (MARS) and our open-access journals platform (Mason Journals). I also do really fun web-development and programming projects to support our work in digital publishing, open access scholarship, and open educational resources (OERs).

Selected Scholarship and Service

Virginia Pressbooks Working Group (convenor)

Code4Lib (various informal working groups)

Privacy4Lib (Co-organizer, co-founder; informal discussion group on library tech privacy issues)

Contact Information: 
Campus: Fairfax