ALA Essentials for Library Workers: Diversity and Libraries

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Learn how to address diversity, equity, and inclusion at your library.

In this training session, the director of the ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services (ODLOS) Jody Gray provides advice for how to make your library more welcoming and all-inclusive, so you can better serve and represent your entire community.

After participating in this training, you will

  • Have a foundation in the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion
  • Be able to identify frameworks for addressing equity, diversity, and inclusion
  • Be aware of the resources available to you from ODLOS

Your purchase grants your library a one-year license to use this training for the number of users within your library that you’ve selected in the drop-down menu.  For pricing on bulk registrations for over 125 users, please contact us at elsmarketing@ala.org.

Learn more about the ALA Essentials for Library Workers series by viewing this free informational webinar.

$50.00
ALA Member: 
$ 45.00
Item Number:
1541-9296
Publisher: 
ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions
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