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May 04
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

2018 OCULA Spring Conference: Building Better Libraries Through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

252 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON
M5S 1V6

Registration for the 2018 OCULA Spring Conference: Building Better Libraries Through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is now open.

Register for the conference: http://www.accessola.org/web/OLA/Events/Divisional_Events/OCULA_Conference/Welcome.aspx

This year’s conference will be held May 4th in downtown Toronto at the OISE Library, and will include:

  • An inspiring keynote talk by Dr. Nadia Caidi: Diversity by Design: Libraries as Sites of Disruption?
  • 7-minute lightning talks about how libraries support diversity, equity and inclusion through collections, spaces, staffing, and services
  • A practical workshop about unconscious bias facilitated by Sandra Carnegie-Douglas, Anti-Racism and Cultural Diversity Officer at the University of Toronto
  • Roundtable discussions
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