- 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern)
- 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central)
- 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain)
- 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific)
Learning OutcomesAt the conclusion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:
- Define implicit bias
- Identify resources to understand their own implicit biases
- Articulate strategies to overcome biases and incorporate cultural competence into outreach to teens.
Who Should Attend
- School and public library staff working with teens
- Library administrators
- Library school. students and faculty
- Youth deveolopment workers
Nicole A. Cooke is an assistant professor at the School of Information Sciences at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Her research interests include human information behavior, particularly in an online context, eLearning, and diversity and social justice in librarianship. Cooke is the author of the book, Information Services to Diverse Populations: Developing Culturally Competent Library Professionals (Libraries Unlimited, 2016), co-editor of the book, Teaching for Justice: Implementing Social Justice in the LIS Classroom (Litwin Books/Library Juice Press, 2017),and co-author of the book, Instructional Strategies and Techniques for Information Professionals (Chandos Press, 2012). She has published articles in journals including JASIST, The Library Quarterly, InterActions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information, Polymath: An Interdisciplinary Arts andSciences Journal, Library and Information Science Research, Information Research, and New Review of Academic Librarianship.
YALSA Members: Free
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