Education | Experience | Scholarship | Activities | Awards & Honors | Volunteering | Skills


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Master of Science in Library Science
May 2021

North Carolina State University
English B.A., Japanese Minor
May 2017
Summa Cum Laude


Open Source Program Office Manager, UW-Madison
November 2023 – Present

Scholarly Communications Librarian, UNCW
Jun 2021 – November 2023

Research & Instruction Assistant, House Undergraduate Library
Aug 2019 – May 2021

Research Assistant, NCSU Copyright and Digital Scholarship Center
June 2020 – May 2021

Research & Impact Intern, Innovate Carolina
May 2020 – May 2021

PhotochemCAD Intern, NCSU
June 2020 – September 2020


Sclippa, Eva, Kittinger, Allison, and Zelick, Sam
More Than a Sometimes Food: Turning inclusive instruction from an occasional treat to part of our regular teaching diet
LOEX: Harrisburg, PA; May 2023

Argabright, Lynnee, Kittinger, Allison, and Zelick, Sam
Responsible Data and Authorship Training: Expanding a Graduate Student Program with the Research Integrity Office
RDAP Summit: Online; Mar 2023

Garner, Elizabeth, O’Neill, Brittany, and Kittinger, Allison
Mixing it Up; Media Literacy and Open Access Week-Teaching Students that the internet isn’t just a “fee for all
ACRL: Pittsburgh, PA; Mar 2023

Kittinger, Allison
Voices from the Field: Theory + Practice = Student Success
Hartsell-Gundy, A., Duckett, K., & Morris, S. (Eds.). (2022). Learning in action: Designing successful graduate student work experiences in academic libraries. Association of College and Research Libraries.

Argabright, Lynnee and Kittinger, Allison
The First 6 Months of Open Science
Open Science Conference: Online; Mar 2022

Kittinger, Allison and Vandegrift, Micah
A Response to the Call for Bibliodiversity: Language, Translation, and Communicated Scholarship (2020)

Hansen, Samuel, Hale, Meredith, Ihli, Monica, and Kittinger, Allison
Campaigning Your Way to Useable and Clean Data
The Collective: Knoxville, TN; Mar 2020


Chair, UNCW Randall Library Scholarly Communications Committee
Co-Chair, OpenUNC
Member, ULAC Scholarly Communications Working Group
Member, Society for Scholarly Publishing
Member, North Carolina Library Association
Member, 2022 Open Education Southern Symposium Program Committee

Awards and Honors


Scholarly Communication Notebook OER Development Grant; Co-Developer: Jennifer Solomon


ACRL 2021 Conference Scholarship

The Community Library

Hemingway in Idaho Research Fellow, 2020

UNC-Chapel Hill

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellow in Korean, 2019-2020
UNC SILS Diversity Advocate Certificate


Phi Beta Kappa
English Honors Program
University Honors Program
Global Perspectives Certificate
Outstanding Achievement in Japanese Language Study


Instructor, Community Workshop Series
Jan 2020 – May 2021


Digital Tools

WordPress, Omeka, LibGuides, Tumblr, social media/SEO, VSim, Padlet, Poll Everywhere, Socrative, Kahoot, Scratch, RPG Maker, Google Sites, Open Journal Systems, Pressbooks

Data Processing

Excel, Tableau, SQL, CSV, OpenRefine, Python


HTML, CSS, PHP, Markdown, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Canva

Project Management

Trello, Slack, Microsoft Office 365, Google Suite, Loomio, GitHub, Mural


English (native), Japanese (intermediate), Korean (conversational)