Session Description

Intentional on-boarding of new hires into the library’s community is even more important during and post pandemic, where many librarians are finding themselves starting jobs remotely or in a hybrid way. This presentation will detail the experiences of two relatively new hires at UMass Boston and their recommendations for how libraries can successfully provide support to incoming staff/faculty during and post pandemic.

Type of Library

Community College Library; College Library; Special Library; University Library; Consortia


Remote work, hybrid work, connection building, community building, technology, onboarding, assessment, hiring

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.


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