Published on March 9, 2014
Connecting Theory and Practice: New Insights & Inspired Solutions SJSU SLIS Circle of Learning Scholars ATALM 2013 Albuquerque, New Mexico
Recruiting Indigenous Librarians Valarie Kingsland Seward, Alaska Note: This is my portion of a group presentation I organized for ATALM 2013 in Albuquerque with several other LIS students.
Recruiting Indigenous Librarians Defining Indigenous Librarianship o Librarianship o + Cultural knowledge/experience o + Cultural competence Brief literature review Challenges Opportunities What can you do?
Defining Indigenous Librarianship What does indigenous mean? How is indigenous librarianship different? Who are the indigenous librarians? o Past o Present o Future
Literature Review Balderrama, S. R. (2000). This trend called diversity. Library Trends, 49(1), 194-214. Cameron, B. (2010). Retention of aboriginal students in post-secondary institutions in atlantic canada: An analysis of the supports available to aboriginal students. SSRN Working Paper Series. Dilevko, J., & Gottlieb, L. (2002). Making a Difference in Their Own Way: The Role of Library Directors and Non-directorial Staff at Tribal College Libraries. Journal Of Academic Librarianship, 28(5), 306. Gulati, A. (2010). Diversity in librarianship: The United States perspective. IFLA Journal, 36(4), 288-293. Jaeger, P. T., Subramaniam, M. M., Jones, C. B., & Bertot, J. C. (2011). Diversity and LIS education: Inclusion and the age of information. Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 52(3), 166-183.
Literature Review contintued Joseph, G., Burns, K., Doyle, A., & Krebs, A. (2009). Indigenous librarianship. In Encyclopedia of library and information sciences, third edition (pp. 2330-2346) Taylor & Francis. Lee, D. (2001). Aboriginal students in canada: A case study of their academic information needs and library use. Journal of Library Administration, 33(3/4), 259292. Lloyd, M. (2007). The underrepresented Native American student: Diversity in Library Science. University at Buffalo, Department of Library and Information Studies. Patterson, L. (2000). History and status of Native Americans in librarianship. Library Trends, 49(1), 182-193. Thomas, D. A., & Ely, R. J. (1996). Making Differences Matter: A New Paradigm for Managing Diversity. Harvard Business Review, 74(5), 79-90.
Challenges • • • • • • Undergraduate degree Distance Cost Time Leadership support Other challenges?
Opportunities • Knowledge River, University of Arizona School of information Resources and Library Science (SIRLS) • Circle of Learning, SJSU SLIS • Local projects/programs • Mentoring opportunities • Other programs or ideas?
What Can You do? How can we move the profession forward? • Define Indigenous librarianship • Support opportunities for recruitment • Indigenous librarians in leadership roles • Other ideas • Let's talk about it! • Thank you!
Discussion Groups Please choose the discussion group of your choice. Take notes on the large sheets of paper provided. Digital Oral History Projects Genealogy Recruiting Indigenous Librarians We will conclude by sharing our ideas.
Thank you! We appreciate you joining us and participating in our session today. Enjoy the rest of ATALM 2013!
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