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Library Project 7: Virtual Book Discussion Group

The purpose of this project is to sponsor a virtual book discussion group building on the success of two prior discussions held in 2019 and 2020 respectively. Funding will be used to provide a safe, welcoming, and inclusive environment where information professionals from a variety of library types can discuss diversity, equity, and inclusion topics. Overall goal will be to provide a forum where participants can learn, discuss, and process the implications of a variety of DEI topics on their work as information professionals and in their personal lives.
Identify any specific population(s) this project will serve: 
Adults
Women
International
Rural
Suburban
Urban
All of Us
African Americans or Black
Alaska Natives
American Indian
Asian
Latino or Hispanic
Native Hawaiians
Pacific Islanders
Identify roles of participants this project will serve: 
Library or information professional
Project Lead:
Shannon Demona Jones
Funding Source: 
SEA
Project Funding:
Federal Fiscal Year: 
2020
Funding Amount: 
$5000
Funding Period:
May 1, 2020 to Apr 30, 2021
Project Status:
Awarded