Improving LGBTQ* provision in your library: why and how to do it

August 27, 2015

Tagged with: LGBTQIA people

New blogpost (25 Aug 2015) by Elizabeth L Chapman on the CILIP blog:

"Did you look at the title of this post and think, “This isn’t relevant to me?” If so, please read on: this post is for you. If you looked and thought it was or might be relevant to you, please also read on: this post is for you too!

One of the key myths that forms a barrier to adequate LGBTQ* provision is the (incorrect) assumption that provision is not needed. In fact, there is a strong unmet need; this doesn’t just apply to public and school libraries, but to libraries and information services in many sectors."

Improving LGBTQ* provision in your library: why and how to do it