Jody Gray

Diversity Outreach Librarian

Academic Programs/Humanities & Social Sciences; 245 Walter Library

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Originally from South Dakota. Member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe of central South Dakota. I have been working at the University of Minnesota Libraries since 2003. I am the Diversity Outreach Librarian at the University of Minnesota, which is a position that works closely with the Office for Equity and Diversity to provide library support to faculty, students, and staff on campus.

In addition, I am the liaison to the Department of American Indian Studies, Cultural Studies & Comparative Literature and Film and Media Studies.

I also coordinate the Peer Research Consultants for the University Libraries.


Masters, Library and Information Science, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Bachelor of Arts, University of Minnesota, Morris

Selected Presentations & Publications

Diversity Resources for Academic Libraries

American Indian Collections @ the University of Minnesota