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Cultural Competence for Information Professionals

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According to the National Association of Social Workers, cultural competence is "a congruent set of behaviors, attitudes, and policies that enable a person or group to work effectively in cross-cultural situations." This webinar will provide an introduction to cultural competence, discuss why it is important and how it applies to the work of information professionals.

Guest Speaker: Shaundra Walker, PhD, Interim Library Director of the Ina Dillard Russell Library at Georgia College

Date: 
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Region/Office: National
Feb 21, 2018
11:00AM - 12:00PM CT

A MidContinental Region Webinar (formerly Breezing Along with the RML) is a monthly webinar provided by the Network of the National Library of Medicine, MidContinental Region. The presentations feature a variety of topics relevant to librarianship, health sciences, technology, research, and community outreach. We may also feature the accomplishments of Network members, and provide updates on MCR projects.

When: Held 3rd Tuesday, Monthly, 2pm MT / 3pm CT

Where: WebEx

Recorded classes are available on our YouTube playlist.