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Librarians serving diverse populations : challenges and opportunities

Author: Lori Mestre; Association of College and Research Libraries.
Publisher: Chicago : Association of College and Research Libraries, ©2010.
Series: ACRL publications in librarianship, no. 62.
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Provides a qualitative and quantitative assessment and research study of the paths and experiences of librarians whose duties include serving diverse cultures. Through surveys, interviews, and  Read more...

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Mestre, Lori.
Librarians serving diverse populations.
Chicago : Association of College and Research Libraries, 2010
(DLC) 2009047658
(OCoLC)470359218
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lori Mestre; Association of College and Research Libraries.
ISBN: 9780838995501 0838995500
OCLC Number: 811765064
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 211 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Who are multicultural librarians? --
Job preparation for librarians working with diverse cultures --
Hiring challenges --
The realities of this position --
Getting started --
Organization and management of multicultural services --
Staff training and library orientation programs --
Library school curriculum reform and diversity --
Next steps: how to strengthen diversity efforts --
Resources.
Series Title: ACRL publications in librarianship, no. 62.
Responsibility: Lori Mestre.

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