Promising Practices in Colorado Library Diversity
Category: Staff / Volunteer / Patron Recruitment & Diversification
Library: Pueblo City County Library District Date: 10/31/2007 Brief Description: Unlike some diversity committees, our was composed mostly of community leaders or those providing services to our target population. We recruited these folks and met with them monthly.
Library: Fort Lyon Correctional Facility General Library Date: 9/15/2008 Brief Description: In order to attract more Spanish-speaking prisoners to the facility library, we have worked in conjunction with the ESL teacher, who is bringing her new classes on "field trips" to the library.
For additional information, contact: Jean Heilig, 303-866-6731