Reynolds, Latisha
February 2008
Kentucky Libraries;Winter2008, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p11
Academic Journal
The article discusses diversity issues in library science in the U.S. The author mentions that racial and ethnic diversity in particular is still a challenge due to the deep layers of racism and the divides in the country. She states that libraries have made great strides to increase diversity, but racism, sexism, classism and homophobia still exist. She believes that librarians must work to create a climate of respect for each other and those they serve despite differences, appearances, preferences and beliefs.


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