April 20, 2018 at 11am CT/ 12pm ET/5 pm UTC
The growth of political polarization throughout the world has prompted many librarians to reexamine various professional roles within the library and in relation to social justice and community engagement. This webinar will examine the changing role of the library and ways to engage and account for the needs of users from marginalized communities, as well as those who are veterans, transfers, and scholars from diverse backgrounds.
For more information about this webinar, visit https://npsig.wordpress.com/2018/04/16/can-the-library-do-everything/
Kelly McElroy is the Student Engagement and Community Outreach Librarian at Oregon State University Libraries & Press.
Magali Sanchez works in Latinx/Spanish outreach services at the Newberg, Oregon Public Library.