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

Posts Tagged ‘cultural diversity

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 […]

Multicultural Programming for Dummies

November 18, 2009

Planning events that fairly represent a group of people is easier said than done. How do you portray a culture without conforming to stereotypes, educate people at the same time, and involve everyone? Librarians, or anyone for that matter, trying to incorporate diversity into their events are baffled to this day by this question because, […]