DIVERSITY IN LIBRARIES

ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services (ODLOS)

Submitted by: Mimi Lee, New Jersey State Library (NJSL), Dec 18, 2019

The ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services supports library and information science workers in creating responsible and all-inclusive spaces that serve and represent the entire co

Resource Categories: 

  • DIVERSITY IN LIBRARIES

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Libraries: Building Multicultural Organizations
  • Libraries: Recruiting, Hiring and Retention
  • Libraries: Scholarship and Employment
  • Libraries: Training
  • Literacy
  • Outreach

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES
  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Welcoming Schools Book List

Welcoming Schools logoSubmitted by: Deena Caswell, Cherry Hill Public Library, Nov 29, 2019

Welcoming Schools, a Human Rights Campaign project, develops book lists to highlight diverse books for schools, libraries, and homes.

Resource Categories: 

  • DIVERSITY IN LIBRARIES
  • LGBTI

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • LGBTI

Resource Types: 

  • BOOK LISTS & REVIEWS

Old Bridge Public Library

Submitted by: Dena Price, Old Bridge Public Library, May 13, 2015

ESL conversation groups are held on Tuesday evenings for 13 weeks each spring and fall.  Students are tested and placed with others with similar literacy skills.

Resource Categories: 

  • DIVERSITY IN LIBRARIES

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • ESL

Resource Types: 

  • DIVERSITY PROGRAM & SERVICES

ALA Office for Diversity

Submitted by: Mimi Lee, New Jersey State Library (NJSL), Mar 5, 2015

The Office for Diversity serves as a clearinghouse for diversity resources and a focal point for administering and fostering diversity as a value and key action area of the Association.

Resource Categories: 

  • DIVERSITY IN LIBRARIES

Resource Subcategories (Tags): 

  • Libraries: Building Multicultural Organizations
  • Libraries: Recruiting, Hiring and Retention
  • Libraries: Scholarship and Employment
  • Libraries: Training

Resource Types: 

  • ONLINE RESOURCES
  • ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTNERS

The Diversity Resources Online is a collaboration between the NJLA Diversity & Outreach Section
and LibraryLinkNJ, the New Jersey Library Cooperative.
It has been implemented and maintained by LibraryLinkNJ.

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