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Resources for UK Libraries’ Faculty: Getting Started

A guide from the UK Libraries Faculty Council to orient current library faculty to services, sources and tools.

Library Faculty Resources

This guide contains links and resources geared towards new UK Libraries faculty members. Please explore the wide variety of resources on the promotion and/or tenure process and mentoring at the University of Kentucky Libraries.

2023-24 Faculty Council:

2023-24 Faculty Mentoring Committee

2023-24 Promotion and Tenure Committee 

UK Libraries Onboarding

Just getting started at UK Libraries?  Follow the new employee checklist to complete essential paperwork and learn about required training and how to set up email accounts and join internal listservs. The checklist also contains other information we hope you find helpful as you start your new career at the Library.

Welcome to UK Libraries

At the heart of every great library is an outstanding faculty and staff. At UK Libraries, we are committed to recruiting the highest quality faculty, developing an environment where our faculty can thrive, and leveraging their knowledge and expertise to support the success of this great university. I hope that this resource guide will help you during your transition. I am thrilled you are here. Please let me know if I can be of assistance to you.

Doug Way,
Dean of Libraries

Welcome to Our Newest Faculty!

Mitchell Scott, Coordinator of Collections Strategies Librarian

Helene Gold, STEM Librarian