Library Carpentry is in the commons and for the commons. It is not tied to any institution or person.
Library Carpentry is associated with and informally supported by Software Carpentry and Data Carpentry, non-profit volunteer organization whose members teach scientists software and data science skills respectively.
Library Carpentry has received funding from the Software Sustainability Institute. The Software Sustainability Institute cultivates world-class research with software. The Institute is based at the universities of Edinburgh, Manchester, Southampton and Oxford.