John Hagen

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Gender MALE
Industry Education
Occupation Scholarly Communications Consultant / Social Justice Advocate
Location Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
Introduction John H. Hagen is an independent Scholarly Communications Consultant, based in Morgantown, West Virginia. Originally from Flint, Michigan, Hagen studied sociology at Michigan State University, where he launched his career at the MSU Libraries in 1987. Hagen’s contributions to the area of ETDs and scholarly communications have been published and cited extensively in trade journal articles, interviews and conference proceedings. He has also presented papers at a variety of digital library and information technology conferences over the past 25 years. Hagen has also been significantly involved in political activism and human rights advocacy through his volunteer service efforts. For complete information please visit Renaissance Scholarly Communications Web site at
Interests scholarly communications, open access, digital libraries, institutional repositories, electronic theses and dissertations, LGBT and Minority Civil Rights
Favorite Movies Michael Moore's documentaries, Fight Club, Wizard of Oz
Favorite Music jazz, blues, classic & contemporary rock, trip-hop, electronica
Favorite Books sci-fi, mystery, biography