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Grand Hyatt Atlanta (Buckhead)
3300 Peachtree Road NE Atlanta, GA 30305, USA

(Deadline for conference registration was August 1.  THERE WILL BE NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION OR MEAL PAYMENTS)
Friday, August 11 • 11:00am - 11:30am
Accolades and Acquisitions of the First: African-American Pioneers in Library Leadership

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Participants will explore several African Americans who were the first to breach homogeneous institutions in librarianship. As the first, these African Americans leverage their achievements to enact an institutional culture of change, advocate for authentic leadership and organization integrity in the evolution of library services for African Americans.  Consequently, under their leadership, foster collaboration and forged partnership in librarianship for the self-actualization of African Americans pursuing careers as librarians.

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Janice M. Young

Librarian, FAFLRT Vice-President/President Elect
Janice Young’s library science career spans over two decades. As a Petty Officer in the United States Navy, she created and established military and professional training libraries while assigned to duty at NAF Edzell, Scotland and NSGA Skaggs Island, California, and a classified... Read More →

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