Please be aware of new library policies due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information on Spring 2021 adjustments, click here. 

Library Ambassador Program

The Library Ambassador Program aims to increase awareness of library resources at UAlbany.


Spring of 2021 is the official start of the University at Albany Libraries Library Ambassadors program.

We are accepting applications on a rolling basis for ambassadors to promote our support services, collections and research resources both on and off campus.  


  • Build your resume
  • Expand knowledge of library resources
  • Enhance public engagement skills
  • Apply your creativity
  • Advocate on behalf of your peers
  • Get free library swag

What we do

Ambassadors help promote library resources, aka collections, books, databases, tutorials, etc., and our services such as research support services, borrowing services, scholarly communication services and more!

On Campus

We regularly participate in on-campus activities such as the Welcome Back Event in the fall.


Assist with organizing social media campaigns, student takeovers, and more!

Become a Library Ambassador

We are accepting applications for Spring 2021!

Apply now!


  • Orientation (2 hours)
  • 3 Touch base meetings per semester  (2 hours per meeting)
  • 4 university-wide events per semester (times vary)

Program Framework

We understand that you are a student first, so we designed our program to be flexible with your interests and responsibilities.

You can select a track that best suits your academic and professional interests, such as:

  • BRAND Ambassador
  • Content Generation Ambassador
  • Campaign Ambassador

You may also work with the Library Ambassador team to design your own track.

Questions? Contact Amanda!