Gintarė Tautkevičienė is the Library Director at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania. She has an academic background in education and is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Sciences, Humanities and Arts at KTU, also a member of the Joint Committee for PhD studies in Educational Science. Gintarė has been involved in research and a number projects on scholarly communication and Open Access. She is a national Open Access coordinator for an EIFL (Electronic Information for Libraries) and member of the Task Force Open Science of the CESAER network. As OpenAIRE NOAD, she is representative and liaison responsible for coordination of open access activities at the national level. She is a member of the Management Board of the Consortium of Lithuanian Academic Electronic Library eLABa.