At the UA Libraries we welcome different perspectives—those that challenge us, motivate us to learn, and broaden our worldview. Diversity is one our five core values and we are proud to have been in the forefront of diversity efforts on campus for a number of years.
We strive to ensure:
Established in the summer of 2016, the Diversity, Social Justice and Equity Council (DSJEC) is charged with developing a sustainable and holistic approach to advancing diversity and inclusion for the Libraries through internal programming and assessment, advisement to leadership, and campus and community outreach.
In its first year, DSJEC has launched a number of initiatives and trainings, including: