Syndicate content

Union Library Workers Community

View:   Faces | List

Online Doc "AFSCME Library Workers Make America Happen"

by Kathleen McCook on Wed, Apr 8, 2009 at 08:26 pm

See the photo of the banner that is now hanging on the front window of AFSCME's DC office . It says "AFSCME Library Workers Make America Happen" and notes that National Library Workers Day is April 14th.


Unions contribute to a stable, productive workforce—where workers have a say in improving their jobs.Library workers in public, academic and school libraries have organized in unions for better wages, working conditions and benefits. Unionization as a human right was included in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as Article 23 when the UDHR was issued in 1948. Sixty years later, unions continue to be viewed as fundamental to democracy.

Subscribe to Union Library Workers