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Event Name:
Cataloging is not neutral: improving equity and inclusion in resource description [Archive]

Competency:
Cataloging and Technical Services

Description:
Learning Objectives:
  • Participants will engage critically with the structural and cultural biases in controlled vocabularies and classification systems.
  • Participants will examine specific examples of exclusionary language and problematic arrangement of resources used in libraries today.
  • Participants will learn about measures libraries have taken to put critical cataloging into practice.
Presenter:  Andrew Clark is the Discovery and Metadata Librarian for Simmons University Library. His professional interests include critical cataloging, user experience with discovery systems, and zine cataloging.

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Event Date:
7/12/2019

Event Time:
Archive that can be watched at your convenience

Location:
Online
Via Adobe Connect
UNITED STATES

Contact Person:
Melissa Lattanzi
(phone: 3306550531)

Details:
Cost:  $20
Gold, Silver & Bronze Members    FREE
Group rate 10 or more



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