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NCompass Live: Why Diverse Literature Matters for Youth Services - Online 

Description


This episode's discussion will focus on the need for robust representation of cultures, religions, and lifestyles in our book collections. A key part of this topic includes a conversation regarding the effects of exposing young readers to diverse literature and why this is important.

Presenter: Erica Rose, Library Science Faculty, University of Nebraska - Omaha.

NCompass Live is broadcast live on Wednesdays, from 10am - 11am Central Time. Convert to your time zone on the Official U.S. Time website or use the World Clock Time Zone Converter. In the Time Zone Converter, NCompass Live is broadcast from U.S.A - Nebraska - Lincoln.

Sessions are recorded for anyone who may want to see them again or who cannot attend them at the scheduled time. Registration is not required to view the archived recordings.

NCompass Live is presented online using the GoToWebinar online meeting service. GoToWebinar login instructions are sent to registered attendees after registration for a session has closed. The Registration End date is listed on each session page, but usually closes on the Monday night before the date of the session. Please see the NLC Online Sessions webpage for detailed information about GoToWebinar, including system requirements, firewall permissions, and equipment requirements for computer speakers and microphones. 
 

Class Format
Online
Date Time
2/21/2018 10am - 11am  (Central Time)
Cost
No Charge
Presenter
Erica Rose
CE Hours
1
Capacity Available Seats
1000 954
Registration Starts Registration Ends
1/8/2018 2/19/2018
For Further Information Sponsor
Christa Porter
402-471-3107 or 800-307-2665
christa.porter@nebraska.gov
Nebraska Library Commission
Registration