• Are We Doing Enough?: Four Stories of Diversity in Library Collections

  • Presenters
    • Eugenia Beh, Electronic Resources Librarian, MIT
    • Jade Alburo, Librarian for Southeast Asian and Pacific Islands Studies, UCLA
    • Paolo Gujilde, Coordinator of Collection Development, Georgia Southern University
    • Rachel Keiko Stark, Manager, Library Services, Kaiser Permanente Napa/Solano County
  • Description

    Do your collections reflect the diversity of your constituents? Are you equipped to meet the diverse needs of future users? In light of budgetary and spatial challenges, diversity in collections may not be a priority for most libraries. Yet, changing demographics practically ensures that there will be an increase in the demand for diverse materials. See how librarians from 3 different types of academic institutions and 1 medical library have been dealing with (or not) with this issue.

  • Format
  • Track
    • Collections and Access