Applied Information Management

Jonathan Cain, MS

Pro tempore instructor, Applied Information Management Program, University of Oregon
Librarian for Data Initiatives and Public Policy, Planning and Management, University of Oregon Libraries

AIM affiliation since 2016.


BS, Anthropology, 2004, College of Charleston
MA, Africana Studies, 2007, New York University
MS, Library and Information Science, 2011, Pratt Institute

Areas Of Expertise

Data management, government, health and business informatics, African studies, Africana studies, technology and culture


Jonathan Cain has worked for the University of Oregon Libraries since 2014. Currently he serves as the librarian for Data Initiatives and Planning, Public Policy and Management. He provides research consultation and instruction services for faculty, students, staff and the general community in-person and virtually. He also manages collections related to Public Policy, Management and Administration as well as the local and regional Document Archive.

Before arriving at the University of Oregon, Cain held positions at the Hunter College at City University of New York, New York University, and the College of New Rochelle.

Professional Organization

University of Oregon Libraries

Organization Information

The University of Oregon Libraries' mission is to enrich the student learning experience, encourage exploration and research at all levels, and contribute to advancements in access to scholarly resources.

The Applied Information Management Master's Degree is an Interdisciplinary Studies program through the Graduate School.