Director of Scholarly Communications
Melanie Schlosser is the Director of Scholarly Communications, working with the Library Publishing Coalition and other communities and projects related to scholarly communications. Before coming to Educopia, Melanie spent almost ten years as a faculty member at the Ohio State University Libraries, working with digital publishing, the institutional repository, and a variety of other scholarly communications-related areas. Her research covers a range of topics – from metadata to copyright to digital humanities – but it all focuses broadly on making scholarship more accessible. She served as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication from 2015 to 2019, and is currently serving as Immediate Past Editor-in-Chief. Melanie has an M.L.S. and a B.A. in English from Indiana University, Bloomington.