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Matthew Harp

Assoc Librarian (FSC)
Academic Professional, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6080

Matthew Harp received his Master's Degree in Information Resources and Library Science in 2013, his Graduate Certificate in Digital Information Management in 2011, and his Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Media Arts in 1998 from the University of Arizona. He is currently an Associate Librarian at the ASU Library's Scholarly Communications unit specializing in scholarship and research services with a specialization in research data management. Prior to completing his master's degree Matthew worked as the Digital Library Projects Manager at the ASU Libraries producing podcasts and video programs and is a 2010 Library Journal Mover and Shaker.

Research Interests: 
  • Digital Information Management
  • Library and Information Science
  • Research Data Information Literacy
  • Institutional Repositories

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Harp, M. R., & Ogborn, M. (2019). Collaborating Externally and Training Internally to Support Research Data Services. Journal of EScience Librarianship8(2), 1–7. 

Collaborating Externally and Training Internally to Support Research Data Services

Hudson-Vitale, C., Ruttenberg, J., Harp, M., Johnson, R., Paterson, J., & Spies, J. (2019). Integrating Digital Humanities into the Web of Scholarship with SHARE (p. 102). Association of Research Libraries.

Ogborn, M., Harp, M., & Kurtz, D. H. (2019). Getting to the Core of Services: Considering the Arizona State University Library as a Core Facility. Portal: Libraries and the Academy19(4), 549–555.

Kammerlocher, L., Couture, J., Sparks, O., Harp, M., Allgood, T. (2011). Information Literacy in Learning Landscapes: Flexible, Adaptable, Low-cost Solutions. Reference Services Review, Vol. 39 Iss: 3, pp.390 – 400 (Preprint)

Matthew Harp's professional contributions, including publications and conference presentations, are included in the ASU Digital Repository.


Duvernay, J., Harp, M., & Konomos, P. (2006, November). Podcasting: Syndicating your library to the world[Presentation]. 2006 Arizona Library Association Annual Conference, Mesa, AZ.

Duvernay, J., Harp, M., & Martin, J. (2009, November). An innovative way to spread the word about your library[Presentation]. 2009 Arizona Library Association Annual Conference, Glendale, AZ.

Duvernay, J., Harp, M., McIlvain, F., Allgood, T., & Konomos, P. (2008, June 30). The Library Channel: Syndicating news, views and collections to the world [Poster]. 2008 American Library Association Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA.

Farrelly, D., Harp, M., Kurtz, J., & Wolf, T. (2012, June 25). It Takes a Village: Implementing a Homegrown Solution for Streaming Video Resources. American Library Association Annual Conference 2012, Anaheim, CA.

Harp, M. (2011, February 10). Marketing Your Library in the Digital Age. Music Library Association (MLA) 2011 Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Harp, M. (2019, May 13). A Case Study in Collaborative Open Research Training. 2019 RDAP SUMMIT Building Communities through Data, Miami, Florida.

Harp, M., & Dyal, S. (2015, November 20). Practical Preservation for Everyone: Why Digital Preservation Matters to you and your community. 2015 Arizona Library Association Annual Conference, Flagstaff, AZ.

Harp, M., Dyal, S., & Pardon, K. (2017, May 2). Developing Applied Projects Collections in an Institutional Repository: Challenges & Benefits [Poster]. 2017 Digital Initiatives Symposium, San Diego, California.

Harp, M., & Hudson-Vitale, C. (2017, April 19). Implementing Research Discovery Through SHARE. Research Data Access and Preservation Summit (RDAP) 2017, Seattle, WA.

Harp, M., & Kromer, J. (2019, January 9). Scaling Research Services for the New American University Library: Transdisciplinary integration for STEM Schools. 22nd Atmospheric Science Librarians International Conference, Phoenix, AZ.

Harp, M., Martin, J., & Ortiz, S. (2010, November 17). The Labriola Center and the Role of ASU Libraries in The Simon Ortiz and Labriola Center Lecture on Indigenous Land, Culture, and Community. In Matthew Harp’s Collection. Arizona Library Association (AzLA) 2010 Conference, Scottsdale, AZ.

Harp, M., & Ogborn, M. (2018, August 15). Research Data Management Competency Building for All Librarians [Case Study]. 2018 Mountain West Data Librarian Symposium, Boulder, CO. OSF.

Harp, M., Perry, A., & Bonanni, M. (2011, November 28). The Library Minute: Creating Short and Effective Outreach Videos [Pre-conference Workshop]. 2011 AzLA Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ.

Konomos, P., Knowles, H., Harp, M., & Tanner, S. (2005). Distance Learning and Library Information: From Collaboration to Integration Via Streaming Video. Microcomputers in Education Conference, Tempe, AZ.

Martin, J., Harp, M., & Buenker, J. (2016, March 23). Carlos Montezuma’s Wassaja Newsletter: Access, Engagement, and Collaboration. Engaging the Digital Humanities: Collaborating throughout the Research Lifecycle ACRL Webcast.

Maughan Perry, A., Harp, M., Nolet, A., Greenwalt, T., Vecchione, A., & Kinsley, M. (2013, June 19). Creating Videos at Your Library [Panel Webinar]. Handheld Librarian, Conference 8, Webinar.

Miller, P., Matthew Harp, Mimmo Bonanni, & Michael Porter. (2010, June 27). Video Makes the Library Star: Library-Created Visual Media [Panel]. 2010 American Library Association Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Oetting, E. C., Harp, M., & Hernandez, M. (2019, October 31). Bridging the Gap Through Collaboration: The ASU Library Barrett Honors College Peer Mentor Program. 2019 NMLA/MPLA Annual Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Perry, A., & Harp, M. (2010, October 12). Producing and Evaluating The Library Minute. In Anali Maughan Perry’s Collection. EDUCAUSE 2010, Anaheim, CA.

Perry, A., & Harp, M. (2016, October 20). What’s the Deal with Data? 2016 Mountain Plains Library Association and Colorado Association of Libraries Annual Conference, Loveland, CO.

Tanner, R., Vogus, B., Martin, J., Harp, M., & Riley-Huff, D. (2019, November 7). Let’s Learn Together: Building a community for professional development at your library [Poster]. 2019 AzLA Annual Conference, Tucson, AZ.

Wolf, T., & Harp, M. (2007, November 15). Podcasting 101 [Workshop]. 2007 Arizona Library Association Annual Conference, Mesa, AZ.

Honors / Awards: 

2010 Library Journal Mover and Shaker

Professional Associations: 
  • American Library Association (ALA)
  • Arizona Library Association (AzLA)
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
  • Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA)
  • Research Data Access and Preservation Association (RDAP)



2019 - 2021  Research Data Access and Preservation Association Website Committee

2019 - 2020  ASU Leadership Scholarship Program Mentor

2017 - 2018  Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Visiting Program Officer 

2015- 2020  ASU Memorial Union Student Advisory Board

2017 - 2018  Research Data Access and Preservation (RDAP) Future Vision Task Force

2017-2020  2018, 2020 Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA) Leadership Institute Planning Committee

2016-2017    Association of Research Libraries (ARL) SHARE Curation Associates

2013 – 2018  Arizona Library Association (AzLA) Web and Social Networking Committee (Chair 2013-2014)

2007-2014  Arizona State University Executive Media Board

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