EMIERT (Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table)

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  • To serve as a source of information on recommended ethnic collections, services, and programs.
  • To organize task forces, institutes, and workshops to carry out the functions of the Round Table as defined in the petition.
  • To develop for Annual conferences forums and symposia programs that deal with the key issues of ethnicity and librarianship.
  • To maintain a liaison with the Office of Library Outreach Services and cooperate with other ALA units, including the caucuses in joint projects for the betterment of outreach services.
  • To disseminate the work of the Round Table through a program of publications

Learn more about EMIERT on the ALA website.

NYPL's World Literature Festival, invitation

  • 1.  NYPL's World Literature Festival, invitation

    Posted Apr 08, 2022 08:26 AM

    Hi everyone,

    Excited to share with you the 2022 NYPL World Literature Festival, which runs April 11–30, 2022 and shines a spotlight on books and writers from around the world and reflects some of the many languages spoken in our diverse communities. 

    Website: https://www.nypl.org/spotlight/world-literature-festival


    Celebrate NYC's Immigrant Heritage Week (April 11–17) and join the Library through the end of the month and beyond to discover free author talks, programs, resources, book recommendations, and more for all ages.


    In particular, we want to bring to your attention the following program(s), which will be presented in English:


    All programs are free, and available to all. There are many more programs on our website, and a list of recommended readings in the different languages created exclusively for the festival.


    Please feel free to share information about the Festival, programs and resources with your networks, friends, and family and we hope to see you there!

    Thank you,
    ~ Adriana

    Adriana Blancarte-Hayward

    Manager, Outreach Services

    she / her / ella Outreach Services and Adult Programming

    The New York Public Library

    445 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10016

    212.592.7555 | x27555