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IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & ArchivesAugust 6 -7, 2019
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Wednesday, August 7 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
The Low Morale Experience of Minority Academic Librarians: A Review

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A 2017 study of low-morale exposed experiences of workplace abuse and neglect and revealed associated concerns of academic library workplace culture and norms; however, the voices of racial and ethnic minorities are missing. This discussion shares results of a replicated study centering minority academic librarians and offers attendees an opportunity to discuss the low-morale experience and share emerging countermeasures to the phenomenon.

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Ione Damasco

Coordinator of Cataloging, University of Dayton
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Kaetrena Davis Kendrick

Associate Librarian, University of South Carolina Lancaster
My research centers concerns of ethics, professionalism, racial/ethnic diversity in the LIS field, and rural academic librarianship. I've authored two annotated bibliographies (Global Evolution and The Kaleidoscopic Concern) and a book on rural academic librarianship. My mission... Read More →

Wednesday August 7, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm
Ohio Union - Performance Hall - 1st flr