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Minitex News articles tagged with "#OwnVoices" (2):

People of different ethnicities reading books

Tips for inclusivity in readers' advisory and collection development

Nov 11, 2020

Continuing to highlight the Library Journal professional development webinar titled, Equity in Action: Building Diverse Collections, I thought I would share some tips that I took away from the most recent session, Collection Development and Readers’ Advisory for the Inclusive Librarian, presented by Becky Spratford.

Libraries Serving Youth Meetup: #OwnVoices

Jun 15, 2020

This year's Libraries Serving Youth Meetup on June 15 included an author panel featuring four prominent Minnesota authors, a presentation from the Minnesota Department of Education on using data to better understand youth in your communities, and #OwnVoices book talks from Minnesota librarians. The event was moderated by Dr. Sarah Park Dahlen of St. Kate’s MLIS program and hosted on Zoom by the Minnesota Library Association.