Welcome to the Indiana University-Bloomington Libraries

Founded in 1820, Indiana University-Bloomington has grown from a small state seminary into the flagship campus of a great public university. With a world-renowned research reputation, IUB is also known for its innovative academic programs and attentiveness to undergraduates.

The campus covers over 1,800 wooded acres and is distinctive for both its park-like beauty and an architectural heritage inspired by local craftsmanship in limestone.Indiana is internationally known for the quality of its academic programs and attracts students from all over the world.

The Indiana University Libraries comprise one of the leading academic research library systems in North America, providing patrons quality service and instructional programs, as well as leadership in the application of innovative technologies.

The IUB Libraries support:

  • Civil and Respectful Interactions by hiring employees who demonstrate respect for all members of the University community in the course of performing their duties and in response to administrators, supervisors, coworkers, and customers; constructively bringing forward workplace concerns to coworkers and/or supervisor.
  • Diversity and Inclusion by hiring employees who welcome the richness of talent from a diverse workforce and recognize that diversity brings stimulation, challenge, and energy that contribute to a productive and effective workplace.
  • Leadership Accountabiliy by hiring employees who represent the interests of the University and of unit leadership in the use of resources to meet service and productivity demands within unit goals and budgets; striving to promote continual process and quality improvement.
  • Learning and Professional Development by hiring employees who seek opportunities to enhance their own professional knowledge, skills, and abilities as they relate to their current position and/or to prepare for potential future roles and overall career development.

See Also:

-- IU, Bloomington, and the Surrounding Area

-- Relocate to Bloomington (includes information about daycare, schools, and more)

-- About IU
-- Research at IU
-- Teaching and Learning at IU
-- International Resources
-- Diversity Resources
-- Diversity Contacts
-- Benefits
-- WorkLife Balance at IU
-- Healthy IU
-- Sustainability at IU