Harriett Green is Associate University Librarian for the Digital Scholarship and Technology Services division at Washington University in St. Louis. She previously held positions on the faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library and School of Information Sciences. Before becoming a librarian, she worked in publicity and marketing at the University of Chicago Press.
Her research focuses on scholarly communication and digital publishing, humanities data curation, and the use and users of digital humanities tools and resources.
Her publications include articles published in College & Research Libraries, Journal of the Association of Information Science and Technology, D-Lib Magazine, Library Quarterly, LLC: Literary and Linguistic Computing, EDUCAUSE Review, Journal of Academic Librarianship, and portal: Libraries and the Academy, as well as multiple book chapters and conference proceedings. Her research has been supported by grants awarded from the Institute for Museum and Library Services, National Endowment for the Humanities, XSEDE, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
She has presented on her work nationally and internationally, including to the American Library Association (ALA), Association for College & Research Libraries (ACRL), International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA), Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO), Digital Library Federation (DLF), Text Encoding Initiative (TEI), Association for Computing in the Humanities (ACH), and the Modern Language Association (MLA). She earned her MSLIS from the University of Illinois’ Graduate School of Library and Information Science, and also holds a MA in Humanities/Creative Writing from the University of Chicago and a BA in History and Literature from Harvard University.