Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Learning Opportunities and Publications

Expand your knowledge with learning opportunities and publications focused on EDI topics, including free and paid webcasts, conference programs, books, journal articles, and more.

ACRL EDI Calendar

ACRL’s EDI calendar features information on upcoming EDI events, meetings and professional development, as well as proposal, awards and scholarships deadlines. COMING SOON!

Online Learning

ACRL’s Online Learning program provides a unique opportunity to participate in professional development events that are focused on practical, tangible topics to meet the demands of your schedule and budget. See below for a sample of recordings of events covering equity, diversity, and inclusion topics. Addition EDI-related recordings are available on our YouTube channel. For a full listing of ACRL's Online Learning opportunities, including upcoming webcasts and archived recordings, visit our Online Learning page.

Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity: A Framework

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A joint document of the American Library Association (ALA), Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL), Association of Research Libraries (ARL), and Public Library Association (PLA), the Cultural Proficiencies for Racial Equity Framework is a tool both theoretical and practical in its orientation, as a guide for developing personal, organizational, institutional, and systems-level knowledge and understanding of the nature of racism and its many manifestations.

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ACRL's book publishing program features a number of EDI-focused titles. Visit our publications catalog for complete details on ACRL books. A complete listing of ACRL publications on EDI topics, including books, articles, and digital publications, is available in the ACRL EDI LibGuide.

Events and Conference Programs

Check back soon for other events and program offerings at ALA and ACRL conferences!