Librarians in residence @ The University of Virginia Library

The University of Virginia Library invites applications from early career librarians for our three-year

Resident Librarians program. The program is part of the Association of College and Research

Libraries (ACRL) Diversity Alliance. The purpose is to enrich the profession by introducing new

perspectives and encouraging dialogue among librarians from diverse backgrounds. Residents will

join a cohort of Residents/Fellows from 30 other ACRL Diversity Alliance member institutions.

Qualifications: Candidates must have received the M.L.S. or M.L.I.S. degree no earlier than January

2016 and not later than May 2018. Candidates shall have a demonstrated commitment to inclusive

conduct and multicultural skills, contributing to an inclusive workplace in which individuals from a

broad range of cultures, backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives can fully participate and work

productively and creatively together. General knowledge of print and digital resources through coursework,

pre-professional or professional experience is expected. Public service experience is preferred.

For more information please visit or contact Phylissa Mitchell at The Library will also be hosting online webinars in early November: