How LGBTQIA+ Librarians Shape Libraries Today
Pride Month Free Online Symposium

Webcasts Shannon M. Oltmann Elizabeth Batte Melinda Borie Kassian Rye Lemke-Elznic

The SJSU School of Information is hosting a free online symposium in celebration of Pride Month. Registration is free, and the sessions will be recorded. Register to attend at: https://sjsu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8RUuLHK1ShCSxfWsPYGv4Q 

Agenda

I. Welcome (10 – 10:05 a.m. PDT) Dr. Anthony Chow, SJSU iSchool Director 

II. Library Services for the LGBTQIA+ Community​ (10:05 – 10:50 a.m. PDT) Elizabeth Batte, MLIS (she/they), Director and OER Coordinator, Ellender Memorial Library, Nicholls State University; Shannon M. Oltmann, Ph.D. (she/her/hers), Associate Professor, School of Information Science, College of Communication and Information, University of Kentucky 

III. How LGBTQIA+ Librarians Shape Libraries Today (10:50 – 11:40 a.m. PDT) Melinda Ann Borie, Collection Development Librarian, Floyd County Library; Martin Garner (he/his), Library Director, Robert Frost Library, Amherst University; Kassian Rye Lemke (he/they), Papillion Public Library and University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Archives and Special Collections; Alanna Aiko Moore, Librarian for Sociology, Ethic Studies and gender Studies, UC San Diego Library, Past President, Asian Pacific American Librarians Association; Salem Niehaus (he/they), MSLS Graduate Student at University of Kentucky; Sophie Ziegler, Louisiana Trans Oral History Project

IV. Questions (11:45 - 11:55 a.m. PDT)

V. Concluding Remarks (11:55 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PDT)

Individuals requiring real-time captioning/closed captions or other accommodations should contact Sue Alman as soon as possible.

Pride Month Online Symposium