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Cultural Competence for Information Professionals

Class Details

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

Class Date:
Region/Office: National
Feb 21, 2018
11:00AM - 12:00PM CT
Continuing Education Credits: 
0

Breezing Along with the RML is a monthly webinar provided by the National Network of Libraries 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 Wednesday, Monthly, 10am MT / 11am CT

Where: WebEx
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To join the training session 
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1. Go to https://nih.webex.com/nih/k2/j.php?MTID=t2d3144e085574eef9be59b62fcf1231d (Link updated on 2/20/2018.)
2. Enter your name and email address. 
3. Enter the session password: mcrbreezing. (Do not include the period.)
4. Click "Join Now". 
5. Follow the instructions that appear on your screen. 
To view in other time zones or languages, please click the link 
https://nih.webex.com/nih/k2/j.php?MTID=t8ed18adb8ac34f37f17cfa3848693f2c 

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To join the session by phone only 
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To receive a call back, provide your phone number when you join the training session, or call the number below and enter the access code. 
Call-in toll number (US/Canada):1-650-479-3208 
Access code: 621 206 616 

If you have questions or trouble accessing the event, email AnnetteParde-Maass@creighton.edu.

Recorded classes are available on our YouTube playlist.