PROGRAM

Title Track Format
ACRL Diversity Standards Revisited: Intersectional Approach to Cultural Competency
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Roundtable
ARL Diversity Fellows Around the Fireplace: The Stats, Lived Experiences, and Lessons Learned
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Academic Libraries Spearheading Diversity and Cultural Initiatives on University Campuses
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Lightning Round
Are We Doing Enough?: Four Stories of Diversity in Library Collections
  • Collections and Access
Panel
Being the Bridge: Exploring the Roles, Challenges, and Future Directions of Diversity Committees in Libraries
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Roundtable
Beyond the Word: Exploring Diversity in Academic Library Residencies
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Bridge Over Troubled Waters: Contesting Oppression and Building Cultural Competence and Empathy in LIS Spaces
  • Challenging Topics
Roundtable
Bridges to Inclusion: Database Accessibility with a Screen Reader
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentations
Caught in the Crossfire: A Conversation on Libraries and Communities in Distress
  • Challenging Topics
Town Hall (Special Session)
Community Outreach and Collaboration in Academic Libraries
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Conducting the Electronic Accessibility Audit: How One Academic Library Identified Barriers for Patrons with Disabilities
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentations
Creating a Sustainable Plan for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Cultural Aspects and Perspectives in Health Sciences Library Services
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Cultural Diversity through Music: The World Music Center at UCLA
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Individual Presentations
Discerning Our Diverse Selves: Practitioner Inquiry for Library Praxis
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Individual Presentations
Discovering and Accommodating the Needs of Target Communities in Academic Libraries
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel/ Lightning Round
Diversity Immersion Institute: Teaching Library Students About Diverse Populations
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Diversity Inquiry – Bridging the Divide Between Diversity Survey Results and Actionable Understanding
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Diversity Standards in Action: How Do We Practice & Value Cultural Competencies?
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Diversity and Anti-Oppression Training: From Awareness to Action
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Do We Walk the Walk, or Just Talk the Talk? Library Practices around Intersectional Needs
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy; Collections and Access
Panel
Educating the Educators: Proactive Approaches to the Inclusive Classroom
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Faster Access or Perfect Metadata? The Balance in Indexing and Cataloging Oral Histories
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentations
From “My Block” to “Born on the Rez”: A Linguistic Analysis of lyrics by 2Pac, Frank Waln, Litefoot, Nataanii Means, and Night Shield
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Going Native and Bridging Borders: Culturally-Based Literacy and Cultural Programs Serving Native Americans and Latino/as
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Grow Your Community: An Exploration of Peer Mentoring for People of Color
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Roundtable/Panel hybrid
Identity at Play: Exploring Race and Ethnicity in Academic Libraries and Beyond
  • Personnel, Management and Organization
Panel
Improving Access to Services and Information for People with Disabilities in Libraries and in Archives
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Inclusion Through Collection Building: A Study of Foreign Language Collections Usage by International Students, Faculty and Staff
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentations
Information Literacy Through Personal Narrative: Women’s Studies and the Human Library
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Individual Presentations
Latino Digital Archives Group
  • Collections and Access
Roundtable
Leading by Example: A Look at Successful LIS Diversity Initiatives
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
‘Let Us Work Together’: Academic Libraries and Social Justice on Campus
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
  • Challenging Topics
Workshop
Library Diversification and Transgender Bodies: A Metaspatial Approach
  • Challenging Topics
Individual Presentations
Macro Impact of Microaggression: Exploring Microaggressions in Librarianship
  • Challenging Topics
Roundtable
Making Space for Diversity: Inclusiveness in Library Makerspaces
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Making the Invisible Visible: Diversity, Dialogue and Multicultural Awareness Through Digital Projects
  • Collections and Access
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Manejando Su Exito: Bringing Driver’s Education to Undocumented Residents
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Individual Presentations
Mastering Competencies or Practicing Humility: Contemplating Culture in Libraries
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Individual Presentations
Maybe We’re the Problem: Bias, Blindspots, and the Politics of Experience
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
  • Challenging Topics
Workshop
Memories of Migration
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Missing in the Archives: Uncovering Underrepresented Voices
  • Collections and Access
Panel
Out of Context: Library Outreach Through Instructional Art Installations
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Individual Presentations
Promoting Academic Success Among Student Veterans through Libraries
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Public Library Use and Information Needs of Homeless in Oklahoma
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Individual Presentations
Recruiting and Retaining a Diverse Workforce: Challenges and Opportunities
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Roundtable
Representing the Un/der-represented: Using Data Visualization to Explore Diversity and Inclusion for Academic Library Collections
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentations
Say My Name: Transgender Acceptance Across Campus
  • Challenging Topics
Individual Presentations
Scholarly Communication as a Tool for Social Justice and Diversity
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
Seeing Yourself in the Library and Creating Communities with Special Collections: Outreach and Inclusion with Latino, Latin American, and African American Programming and Instruction
  • Collections and Access
Panel
Services and Studies to Support First-Generation College Students
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
“Serving Diverse Populations”: A Diversity, Inclusion, and Service Workshop Model for Library Student Assistants
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Strategies for Creating Diverse Programming and Spaces in Research Libraries
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Workshop
Telling Different Stories: Evaluating the Impact of Archives on Communities
  • Collections and Access
Panel
The Library as a Connector: Creating Collaborative Outreach Opportunities for Diverse Student Populations
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Panel
The Structure of Accessible Content: Building a Bridge to Understanding
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentation
Turning Commitment into Action: Creating a Successful Diversity Plan for Your Library
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Workshop
Visualizing #blacklivesmatter: Exploring Critical Visual Literacy through Instagram
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Individual Presentations
We Need Diverse Books Everywhere: Addressing Diversity Across Multiple Spaces
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Roundtable
We Shall Not Give Up the Fight: Lessons Learned by the ALA Task Force on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
What We Do Matters: KU Libraries and Social Justice
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Where is the Restroom? Creating Inclusive Spaces for Transgender Individuals
  • Challenging Topics
Individual Presentations
Why We Stay: The Motivation of Veteran Underrepresented Minority Academic Librarians
  • Personnel, Management, and Organization
Panel
Wikipedia: A Bridge from Basic Markup to the Research Cycle
  • Programming, Outreach, and Advocacy
Workshop
#subjective subject headings
  • Collections and Access
Individual Presentations