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Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, EDI, Libraries, Metadata inclusiveness, Metadata, Cataloging, Conscious editing, Library archives, Archival description, Sunshine State Digital Network, SSDN, Library programming, Collection audit, Library retention, Library access, Digital libraries


This session discusses Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in the library context. EDI are fundamental values of the library profession and community. The session addresses EDI cases and resources covering various library activities, including library retention, strategies and statements, access services, collection development and metadata creation. It especially focuses on metadata and resource description, as well as introduce the Inclusive Metadata & Conscious Editing Resources List of the Sunshine State Digital Network (SSDN). The purpose is to generate more awareness, interest, and discussion in the library, and create a more inclusive and diversified environment for the library and its served students, faculty members and community at large. It is part of the Stay Savvy with Scholarly Communication Summer Professional Development Series at the University of Central Florida Libraries.

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