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IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & ArchivesAugust 6 -7, 2019
Wednesday, August 7 • 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Jones and Josey's Kids: Experiences of African-American University Librarians in Contemporary America

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In this first-ever panel, we assemble some of the nations leading African-American university librarians for a revealing conversation about their paths to leadership and the unique challenges they have encountered, including pipeline cultivation, equitable workplace practices; and leveraging their otherness within a framework for institutional success. The session will allow for extensive audience engagement and dialogue.

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Alexia Hudson-Ward

Director of Libraries, Oberlin College Libraries
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Elaine L. Westbrooks

Vice Provost for University Libraries, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Since August 2017, Elaine L. Westbrooks has been the Vice Provost of University Libraries and University Librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is responsible for the leadership and general administration of the University Libraries. The Library system includes... Read More →
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Trevor A. Dawes

Vice Provost for Libraries and Museums and May Morris University Librarian, University of Delaware Library
I am an experienced librarian and educator.
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K. Matthew Dames

University Librarian, Boston University

Wednesday August 7, 2019 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Ohio Union - Interfaith Prayer & Reflection Room - 3rd flr