October 11, 2022
Less than 3% of librarians and archivists in the United States are Black. Less than 2% are Indigenous peoples.
It’s not hard, says Jessica Salow, to figure out why.
“The reason why we don’t have a high representation of BIPOCBlack, Indigenous, people of color people within this profession is because many folks who are in that age range of wanting to figure out what they want to do for their career don’t understand that they can become a librarian or . . .
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