TITLE

Challenging Silence, Challenging Censorship Building Resilience: LGBTQ Services and Collections in Public, School and Post-Secondary Libraries

AUTHOR(S)
Schrader, Alvin M.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Feliciter;2009, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the LGBTQ services and collections in public, school and post-secondary libraries. The author comments on the absence of references for sexual minority adults who turned to libraries to find something about LGBTQ realities and identities. He suggests that librarian should adopt a holistic strategy in providing library services and will start it with Canadian policy framework grounded in human rights concepts of non-discrimination, inclusion, safety, and duty care.
ACCESSION #
41553420

 

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