• We Shall Not Give Up the Fight: Lessons Learned by the ALA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

  • Presenters
    • Melissa Cardenas-Dow, Reference & Instruction Librarian, University of California, Riverside
    • Trevor A. Dawes, Associate University Librarian, Washington University in St. Louis
    • Martin Garnar, Dean, Kraemer Family Library, University of Colorado Colorado Springs
    • Alanna Aiko Moore, Sociology, Ethnic Studies and Gender Studies Librarian, University of California, San Diego
    • Mark Puente, Director of Diversity and Leadership Programs, Association of Research Libraries
  • Description

    After an intensive two-year process of engagement, reflection, and discernment, the ALA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion made recommendations for how the world largest library association can promote and support the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion within the association, the library profession, and the larger world. A panel of task force members will share their experiences of grappling with these issues, review their final recommendations, and give advice on crafting diversity plans.

    Presented with ACRL Diversity Standards Revisited: Intersectional Approach to Cultural Competency

    Session titled Library Associations Working for Diversity

  • Format
  • Track
    • Personnel, Management, and Organization