By Cindy A. Gruwell,Raquel V. Cogell
Since the mid Nineteen Eighties educational libraries have tested minority residency courses in order to raise the illustration of librarians of colour of their associations. Now greater than a decade later, those courses remain built. Essays written through librarians of colour who participated in residency courses, and directors whose associations made the courses attainable, remind us of the continued desire for range in educational libraries.
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Diversity in Libraries: Academic Residency Programs (Great Cultural Eras of the Western World) by Cindy A. Gruwell,Raquel V. Cogell