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Title Reference librarianship and justice : history, practice and praxis / edited by Kate Adler, Ian Beilin and Eamon Tewell
Published Sacramento, CA : Litwin Books, LLC, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 316 pages)
Contents Title Page; Table of Contents; Leaky Ceilings, Staplers, and Nazis: Collocating Reference Work and Social Justice; Introduction; Reference and Justice, Past and Present; Urban Information Specialists and Interpreters: An Emerging Radical Vision of Reference for the People, 1967-1973; Unbound: Recollections of Librarians During Martial Law in the Philippines; "I Did What I Was Told to Do": Ukrainian Reference Librarianship and Responding to Volatile Expectations; Social Justice and Birmingham Collecting Institutions: Education, Research and Reference Librarianship
From Interpersonal to Intersubjective: Relational theory and mutuality in referenceSocial Justice, Sentipensante Pedagogy, and Collaboration: The Role of Research Consultations in Developing Critical Communities; A Blueprint on Self-Exploration to Justice: Introduction to "Referencing Audre Lorde" & "Lesbian Librarianship for All"; Referencing Audre Lorde; Lesbian Librarianship for All: A Manifesto; Author Biographies; Index
Towards a Critical (Affective) Reference Practice: Emotional, Intellectual and Social Justice2596 Girls School Road: The Indiana Women's Prison Far-Away Reference Desk; Reference Behind Bars: Information Needs, Rights, and Empowerment of Inmates; Reference by Mail to Incarcerated People; Dispatches from the Field of Prison Librarianship; The Case for Critical Data Reference in Public Libraries; Hiding in Plain Sight: Reference Archivists as Social Justice Actors; Beyond Efficient Answers with a Smile: Seeking Critical Reference Praxis
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Libraries and society -- United States
Reference services (Libraries) -- United States -- Case studies
Social justice -- United States
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / General
Libraries and society.
Reference services (Libraries)
Social justice.
United States.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Adler, Kate, editor
Beilin, Ian, editor
Tewell, Eamon, editor
ISBN 1634000692