Ryan OttoRyan Otto

Associate professor
Digital scholarship librarian
Phone: (785) 532-3514
Email: rwotto@k-state.edu



Librarian for:
Scholarly publishing and communication, digital repositories, copyright education and data management.

About Ryan:
Ryan can meet individually with students or faculty to help with questions about open access, copyright, digital publishing, open educational resources, data management and how to help build a healthy and sustainable scholarly communication environment. Ryan is also the coordinator of the K-State Research Exchange, the institution's digital repository.

Research interest:
Sustainability of open access initiatives.

Fun fact:
Ryan is a hiking, biking, coffee, gaming and Indian cooking enthusiast.


  • Master of Science in Library and Information Studies, Florida State University
  • Bachelor of Arts in History, University of Central Florida