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Author Mestre, Lori.
Title Librarians serving diverse populations : challenges and opportunities / Lori Mestre.
Imprint Chicago : Association of College and Research Libraries, 2010.


 Main Stacks  Z674 .A75 no. 62    AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 211 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series ACRL publications in librarianship ; no. 62
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Multicultural services librarians -- Education (Continuing education)
Multicultural services librarians -- Employment.
Libraries and minorities.
Libraries and people with disabilities.
Library science -- Vocational guidance.
Multicultural services librarians -- Education (Continuing education) -- United States.
Multicultural services librarians -- Employment -- United States.
Libraries and minorities -- United States.
Libraries and people with disabilities -- United States.
Library science -- Vocational guidance -- United States.
Contents Who are multicultural librarians? -- Job preparation for librarians working with diverse cultures -- Hiring challenges -- The realities of this position -- Getting started -- Organization and management of multicultural services -- Staff training and library orientation programs -- Library school curriculum reform and diversity -- Next steps: how to strengthen diversity efforts -- Resources.
Other Author Association of College and Research Libraries.