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Welcoming Libraries & Trans Communities Webinar Session 1

Session 1 of 2
Who are trans people in NC? How do trans people interact with libraries?
Thursday, January 11  10:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. - online

This session will cover:

○ Introduction to transgender and non-binary identities

○ Experiences of transgender patrons in libraries

○ Strategies for welcoming trans patrons, including inclusion statements, registration forms, customer service protocols, restrooms, reference referrals

Session Learning Objectives:

● Establish a baseline understanding of transgender and non-binary identities including lived experience within North Carolina

● Understand the limitations of classification and cataloging for patrons who may be searching for content related to transgender people

● Take away resources and techniques to offer trans patrons an even more welcoming library experience

Thursday, January 11, 2018
10:30am - 11:30am
Online - At Your Computer
  Public Services     State Library of North Carolina     Webinar  
Registration has closed.

Event Organizer

Lauren Clossey

State Library of North Carolina
Continuing Education Consultant
Phone: 919-807-7416
E-mail: lauren.clossey@ncdcr.gov