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Justin Fuhr Profile: Home

Science Librarian

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Justin Fuhr
he/him
Contact:
222B Sciences & Technology Library
T: 204 474 6197
C: 204 290 0083

Librarian Philosophy

Justin's librarian philosophy is rooted in relational practices and building communities and connections, doing good work by modelling collegial and hard-working practices, a commitment to lifelong learning, and supporting others in the field of librarianship and beyond.

To read his full librarian philosophy, please see here.

Subject Guides

Biography

Justin is an Assistant Librarian in the Sciences Division. He is the liaison librarian for Mathematics, Physics & Astronomy, and Medical Physics. He graduated with his MLIS from the University of Alberta in 2019. Previously he graduated with his Library & Information Technology diploma in 2013 from Red River College.

His research interests include exploring relational practices and building community in academic libraries, specifically relational-cultural theory in academic library discourse. You can read his reflection on connection at ACRLog. He’s also examining researcher profiles and persistent identifiers at the University of Manitoba.

My Subject Specialties

Astronomy

Mathematics

Medical Physics

Physics

Recent Presentations

Recent Publications

  • Fuhr, J. (2022). Review of Library Next: Seven Action Steps for Reinvention by Catherine Murray-Rust. College & Research Libraries, 83(2), 340. https://doi.org/10.5860/crl.83.2.340
  • Fuhr, J. (2022). Developing data services skills in academic libraries. College & Research Libraries, 83(3), 474-502. https://doi.org/10.5860/crl.83.3.474
  • Fuhr, J. (2023). Personal librarian philosophies: Discovering meaning in what we do. portal: Libraries and the Academy, 23(2). (Forthcoming).