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Diversity Programming and Outreach for Academic Libraries by Robin Crumrin, Mindy Cooper, Kathleen Hanna

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Introduction to diversity in academic libraries

Abstract:

This chapter discusses the trend of increased diversity in universities, both among student and faculty populations, and how diversity may be defined in the academy and, therefore, in academic libraries. It describes Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), its campus atmosphere and demographics, and the IUPUI University Library and its staff.

Key words

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

IUPUI

diversity

multiculturalism

outreach

programming

academic libraries

Principles of Undergraduate Learning

student code of conduct

American Library Association (ALA)

Canadian Library Association (CLA)

Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA)

International ...

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