Cummings-Sauls, Rebel
Director, Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship
Center for the Advancement of Digital Scholarship
118 Hale Library
(785) 532-7444

Assistant Professor


2002 Bachelor of Science, Information Studies, Florida State University

2009 Certificate, Leadership and Management, Florida State University

2010 Master of Science, Library and Information Studies, Florida State University Specializations:Web Design; Technology and Networking

2015 Certificate, Academic Library Leadership, Harvard University

Research and scholarship interests

Library management

Distance higher education

Research lifecycle

Open access

Publishing services

K-State committees

2015-2017 Parking Council

2015-2017 Park and Ride Committee

2015-Current Open Access Publishing Fund

2015-Current Open/Alternative Textbook Initiative

2015-Current Textbook Affordability Project

2016-Current USS Award of Excellence Selection Committee

Regional, national, and international service

2017-2020 Elected Board Member, Library Publishing Coalition

2017-Current Invited Advisory Board Member, Ubiquity Press

2017-Current Member, American Library Association New Member Round Table Social Event Committee

2017-Current Greater Western Library Alliance (GWLA) Scholarly Communications Task Force