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ALA Office for Diversity Webcasts

November 18, 2011 David Free 0

The ALA Office for Diversity is presenting a series of three webinars beginning December 1.  The webinars are part of a new series, “Diversity Leadership Online,” which aims to help build Diversity advocates in libraries.  Each session is $20 for ALA members and $25 for non-members. The series includes: The […]

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2012 Joint Conference of Librarians of Color Proposals Due Oct. 1

September 16, 2011 David Free 0

The Steering Committee of the 2012 Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC) has extended the open call for program proposals for the conference scheduled for Sept. 19-23, 2012 in Kansas City.  Proposals are now due by Oct. 1, 2011.  The Joint Conference of Librarians of Color: Gathering at the Waters: Celebrating […]

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Be An SSRT “Human Book”

April 19, 2011 David Free 0

The ALA Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)  is seeking volunteers to participate in a Human Library, to be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, June 27 at ALA’s Annual Conference in New Orleans. Volunteers will serve as human “books” and help “readers” better understand people of different backgrounds […]