Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in Metadata networking group

Abbreviation: 
DEI in Metadata

This group aims to foster the importance of a shared understanding of the inclusive library metadata practices in Illinois libraries. This group will also provide advice and support for Illinois libraries to create and maintain more equitable, diverse, and inclusive metadata content.

Meetings: 

We meet bi-monthly virtually by ZOOM, and the link for registration is sent out via email to the listserv. Meeting last about 1.5 hrs and the meetings are always posted on the L2 calendar.

Email/Communications: 

We use the RAILS DEI Metadata list serv to communicate ( email: DEImetadata@list.railslibraries.info)

To subscribe, send an email to:

deimetadata-join@list.railslibraries.info

To unsubscribe, send an email to:

deimetadata-leave@list.railslibraries.info

Library Types: 
Academic
Public
School
Special
Other
Category: 
Cataloging
Collection Development
Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
Member Networking Group
Technical Services
Geographical Area: 
Aurora
Bloomington/Normal
Burr Ridge
Chicago
Freeport
Galena
Galesburg
Joliet
Kankakee
LaSalle
Macomb
Moline
Northbrook
Peoria
Quincy
Rockford
Sterling
Sycamore