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Claire Ovaska – Senior Liaison Librarian

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Claire Ovaska
BA UQ, GDipAppSc(LibInfoMgt) CSU, GCertEd(AcPrac) JCU

Phone: (07) 4781 4216
Location: Ground Floor, Eddie Koiki Mabo Library 

JCU Townsville - Bebegu Yumba campus - Douglas - Building 18 - Room 021


The Senior Liaison Librarian acts as a focus for contact and enquiries for the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies. Particular responsibilities include:

  • The development, delivery and assessment of library liaison services that contribute to the University’s learning, teaching and research.
  • Coordination of a proactive cross-campus team of librarians and partners with other professional and academic staff to integrate and embed digital and information literacies into the curricula to enhance student learning.
  • Providing specialist consultation services for discipline based scholarly information and communications to researchers and scholars including the development of research profiles.


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Other responsibilities

JCU Committees

  • Division of Tropical Environments and Societies Board of Studies Committee
  • College of Arts, Society and Education Research Committee