Yang Wu is a specialized OER Librarian at Clemson University, a land grant research institution in South Carolina. He is currently the Chair of the Partnership Among South Carolina’s Academic Libraries (PASCAL), the state’s academic library consortium’s Affordable Learning Committee, which engages in a variety of activities that promote the use of open textbooks and other OER resources to librarians and academic faculty statewide. Yang is a recipient of the Department of Education’s 2021 Open Textbook Pilot Program and serves as the principal investigator of a project by three South Carolina institutions to develop open textbooks on robotics funded by the program. He also serves as the Contributing Blog Editor of the International Journal of Open Educational Resources’ OER & Beyond Blog. Yang holds a certificate on OER librarianship from the Open Education Network and has served on planning committees of major OER related conferences, such as the Open Education Conference and the Open Education Southern Symposium. Beyond his OER work Yang also has a PhD in history.