Diversity in Libraries
A blog for exploring and discussing the topics of diversity and multiculturalism in libraries.

Archive for December 2009

New Resource for Hispanic Patrons?

December 9, 2009

Recently, I received an email through the Reforma (The National Association to Promote Library & Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish Speaking) listserv about a new website designed to provide useful information and resources to Hispanics in the U.S.  The website is called HispanosInfo and is written in both Spanish and English.  (Look for […]

Diversifying a Collection

December 8, 2009

I found an article that gives an example of how to diversify a library’s collection. The example takes place at the Old Dominion University Library in Norfolk Virginia. First identify the minority groups that are within the community, in this example this could be done by looking at the enrollment records of the University for […]