Abby Clobridge is the Director of Clobridge Consulting, a firm specializing in supporting organizations working at the intersection of digital scholarship and Open Access, digital pedagogy, libraries, information technology, and publishing.
Recent projects include working on-site at the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in Paris to support their Open Access initiatives and working with the Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR), a new not-for-profit association of repository initiatives launched in 2009.
Prior to Clobridge Consulting, Abby worked for organizations including Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusetts), Bucknell University (Pennsylvania), and CNN (Atlanta, Georgia). Abby is the author of Building a Digital Repository Program with Limited Resources (Chandos, 2010) and several other publications.
Abby holds an M.S. in Library Science from Florida State University and a B.A. in History from Tufts University.