Charleston Library Conference
Charleston, SC; Virtual
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The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) University Libraries recognizes that as both a direct and indirect result of colonialism and white supremacy the historical and contemporary scholarly publishing market atypically centers and prioritizes voices that are white, male, Christian, able-bodied, and heterosexual.¹⁻³ In an attempt to redress this imbalance, the UNLV University Libraries is committed to collecting content by and about people and communities that have historically been excluded. This effort includes but is not limited to the intentional collection of materials about and by groups historically excluded by virtue of their ethnicity, race, religion, sexuality, gender, language, and nationality.
Academic libraries; Anti-racism; Collection development (Libraries);
Library and Information Science
IN COPYRIGHT. For more information about this rights statement, please visit http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/
Jones, S. R.,
Inclusive and Anti-Racist Collecting at UNLV Libraries.
Presentation at Charleston Library Conference,
Charleston, SC; Virtual.
Available at: https://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/libfacpresentation/213