Inclusive Services

FY22 Workshop Series: Inclusive Services

Upcoming Events

Past Events

February 2022

February 16 | 4:00-5:00pm

Topic: "Broadening Horizons: Building Community Through Outreach", speaker Angelica Linder, Outreach Coordinator for Northfield Public Library

​Learn to create community connections and a welcoming environment through your library. Angelica sees the library as a fundamental piece of the community for each individual's development.


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February 2022

February 9 | 10:00- 11:00 am

Topic: "Persons with Dementia and Their Caregivers: Serving Forgotten Patrons"

Learn about how librarians can meet the information needs of persons with dementia and their caregivers. We will explore best practices, guidelines, and concrete ideas for librarians

Speaker: Timothy J. Dickey- Ph.D, MLIS

January 2022

January 20 | 2:00- 3:00 pm

Topic: "Providing Customized Reading Services from the Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library"

Learn about services available from the Minnesota Braille and Talking Book Library, including how we create customized reading materials for patrons.

Speaker: Catherine A. Durivage

December 2021

Dec 1 | 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Topic: "Including Neurodiverse Patrons in Your Library"

In this talk, Lori Hogenkamp, autistic director and founder of the Center For Adaptive Stress along with Mary Helen Richer, director of the Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati, will discuss Neurodiversity: Unique ways in which unique minds thrive.

Speaker: Lori Hogenkamp