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  • 1.  Diversity Standards: Cultural Competencies for Academic Libraries

    Posted May 26, 2011 12:35 PM

    ACRL Racial and Ethnic Diversity Committee(REDC) has developed cultural competencies standards for academic libraries.  We want your feedback to improve these association standards now in the draft stage listed on the ACRL Standards Page, http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/index.cfm

    Please send your feedback to maxeyharris@gmail.com before June 8th.  

    There will also be a panel discussion about these standards on Saturday, June 25, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Convention Center, Rm 338.   This ALA program is co-sponsored by the following committees ACRL-RBMS Diversity Committee; ACRL-IS Diversity Committee; ALA-COD

    Please come and share! 

    --Charlene Maxey-Harris, REDC Vice-Chair

    Diversity Librarian

    University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries

     



  • 2.  RE: Diversity Standards: Cultural Competencies for Academic Libraries

    Posted May 27, 2011 06:47 AM
    Hello- Thank you for working on this important iniative. Can you please repost the URL? The link doesn't seem to be working. Thanks, Jessica Hernandez Librarian FDA Biosciences Library U.S. Food & Drug Administration


  • 3.  RE: Diversity Standards: Cultural Competencies for Academic Libraries

    Posted May 27, 2011 11:00 AM

    http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/index.cfm

    (I had to manually remove the period at the end of the link)

    Also, here is the link directly to the Cultural Competencies  Draft PDF:
    http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/index.cfm



  • 4.  RE: Diversity Standards: Cultural Competencies for Academic Libraries

    Posted May 27, 2011 11:36 AM

    This link goes to the Standards and Guidelines page and to something about "cultural competencies"

    Diana



  • 5.  RE: Diversity Standards: Cultural Competencies for Academic Libraries

    Posted May 27, 2011 11:40 AM

    Sorry I hit the button, too, soon. 

    http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/acrl/standards/diversity_draft.pdf  - This is a link to the cultural compencies - beware this document is 25 pages.

    Diana