Inaki Arrieta Baro

Iñaki Arrieta Baro

Librarian III, Head, Jon Bilbao Basque Library Basque Studies


Iñaki Arrieta Baro is the head of the Jon Bilbao Basque Library, a highly specialized unit focused on serving researchers from all around the world interested in Basque Studies. He leads the planning, promotion, advocacy, and policy development efforts for the Basque Library. In collaboration with other librarians and faculty from other departments, he has taken part in the organization of workshops and conferences in connections with Basque topics and digital humanities. Iñaki works with both local researchers and scholars worldwide, collaborates with the Basque American community on preservation efforts of documents in different physical forms and digital assets, and works with donors in obtaining new materials for our Basque collections.


Document Management Certificate, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
M.A., Basque Studies, University of the Basque Country
B.A., History, Cultural Heritage specialty, University of Deusto

Selected publications

Selected grants

  • Arborglyphs: Immigrants 'Speaking through the Aspens; Funded by National Historical Publications and Records Commission (January 1, 2023-December 31, 2023), awarded December 16, 2022 ($24,002.00), Funded - In Progress, PI John Bieter, with Co-investigator Iñaki Arrieta Baro, Co-investigator Daniel Fergus, Co-investigator Chris Livingston, Co-investigator Cheryl Oestreicher.