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

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Diversifying a Collection

December 8, 2009

I found an article that gives an example of how to diversify a library‚Äôs 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 […]

How do you define a collection?

November 19, 2009

By: Gal Warshai A collection is hard to define because it has many variables which will determine the choices of what will be included. There are many different types of libraries in existence and each has a different approach to what is wanted or needed in that specific library or library system. One variable is […]