Let’s Talk About Power: Why Diversity and Cultural Competence are Important to LIS
Date Recorded: April 27, 2017
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Date Recorded: April 27, 2017
As microcosms of larger society, libraries are faced with issues of inequity, discrimination, social privilege, and social marginalization. This webinar will briefly discuss the history of unequal access in LIS, and discuss the ways in which librarians can combat this history by becoming culturally competent professionals.
Dr. Nicole Amy Cooke
Assistant Professor, School of Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign