Zach Claybaugh

Zach Claybaugh

Student Success and OER Librarian

Zach Claybaugh is a Student Success Librarian and Open Education Resource (OER) Librarian at UConn Library. His focus is on advancing knowledge and use of open educational resources, as well as working with his colleagues in Reference & Student Success Services on information literacy initiatives. Previously, Zach worked as the OER & Digital Learning Librarian at Sacred Heart University, a middle school teacher in Albania and Florida, and an ESL instructor in Minnesota and Illinois. Zach has a bachelor’s in history from West Texas A&M University and master’s in Russian, East European, and Eurasian studies and library and information science from the University of Illinois.

Areas of Expertise

  • Open Educational Resources
  • Information Literacy Instruction
  • Eastern European Studies

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