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John A. Barneson, he/him/his

Publishing Services Developer

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Position title
Publishing Services Developer


John Barneson has worked at the University of Minnesota since 2003. In his current role as the Publishing Services Developer he designs and builds publications and helps maintain the web applications that host them. Previously John has worked in Archives and Special Collections at the Children's Literature Research Collections and as a Systems Analyst in Library Enterprise Operations.

John is an advocate for Open Access Publishing and Open Source Software. Publishing Services relies on community-built software like Open Journal Systems (OJS) and WordPress to produce their publications.


Bachelor of Arts, History, University of Minnesota

Master of Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee