• Being the Bridge: Exploring the Roles, Challenges, and Future Directions of Diversity Committees in Libraries

  • Presenters
    • Don P. Jason III, Clinical Informationist, University of Cincinnati Libraries
    • Rose L. Chou, Budget Coordinator, American University Library
    • Jennifer Garrett, Research Librarian for Management, Education and Social Sciences, North Carolina State University Libraries
    • Angela E. Weaver, Head, Art and Drama Libraries, University of Washington Libraries
    • Ann Marie Willer, Preservation Librarian, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • Meshia Anderson, Acquisitions Specialist, University of Cincinnati Libraries
  • Description

    This roundtable will facilitate a conversation centered on diversity committees in libraries. Five speakers will share their experiences building, sustaining and reinventing diversity committees at their respective institutions. This session hopes to be a springboard for dialogue. It will foster a free flow of information amongst the speakers and participants. This roundtable seeks to empower librarians and to create a network of collective wisdom and continued sharing that extends beyond the NDLC.

  • Format
    Roundtable
  • Track
    • Personnel, Management, and Organization