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.

Coretta Scott King ALA Annual Booth Volunteers

  • 1.  Coretta Scott King ALA Annual Booth Volunteers

    Posted Jun 21, 2023 02:04 PM

    Is there a better way to spend some time at ALA than sharing your passion and enthusiasm for CSKBART? Volunteers are needed in the McCormick Place Library Marketplace to greet conference exhibit hall visitors and to speak eloquently about your participation with CSKBART! In other words, we need you, your enthusiasm, and your generous devotion to supporting CSKBART. 

    Open time slots are 

    • Saturday, 6/24/2023 9:00 - 11:00 a. m.
    • Saturday, 6/24/2023 10:30 a. m. - 12:30  p. m.
    • Saturday, 6/24/2023 3:00 - 5:00 p. m.
    • Sunday, 6/25/2023  9:00 - 11:00 a. m.
    • Sunday, 6/25/2023 10:30 a. m. - 12:30  p. m.
    • Sunday, 6/25/2023 12:00 - 2:00 p. m.
    • Sunday, 6/25/2023 3:00 - 5:00 p. m.
    • Monday, 6/26/2023 10:30 a. m. - 12:30  p. m.
    • Monday, 6/26/2023 12:00 - 2:00 p. m.

    Your kind, thoughtful, and generous consideration is deeply appreciated. See you in the "Windy City"! Have a great conference. 

    Janice Newsum, PhD
    CSKBART Chair-Elect
    Assistant Professor
    University of Houston Clear Lake