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RAILS Conference Embraces Diversity
Information Today - Medford
Subjects: Librarians; Multiculturalism & pluralism; Libraries; Information industry; Information professionals
Author: Lewis, Ray
Date: Mar 2017
Start Page: 10
Pages: 2
Section: report from the field
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With nationalistic fervor across Western cultures reaching a zenith not seen for many decades and overt xenophobia providing the cornerstones of democratic elections and referenda in the U.S. and across Europe, the issue of diversity was an intriguing focal point of a recent New Zealand conference. Empathy for Others She went on to strike a strong note of empathy with the audience (constituted largely of librarians) with her description of how today's information professional has incredibly broadbased requirements that encompass a constantly evolving set of skills and competencies.

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