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Connecting cultures : ethnic services in the libraries of New York State / edited by Irina A. Kuharets, Brigid A. Cahalan, Fred J. Gitner ; with a foreword by Yolanda J. Cuesta.

ISBN#9780931658778
BIB ID#1676616
Call# 027.6309 C

Connecting cultures

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xiv, 196 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary
Discovering librarianship: recruiting a workforce reflective of the communities libraries serve / Tess Tobin -- Managing for diversity in suburbia / Edana McCaffery Cichanowicz -- Serving the Bangladeshi community at the Parkchester Library / Wendy Archer -- Nurturing cultural roots / Alla Roylance -- Creating community across human diversity: practicing English through conversation / Cherie Chigama -- ¡Bienvenido a la biblioteca! / Madelyn Folino -- Taste a world of difference: tea @ your local library / Galina Chernykh -- The European book club: enjoying literature in translation / Brigitte Doellgast -- Growing Chi at the Chatham Square Library / Andrea Nicolay and Qi Wen Wu -- Imagine Ireland at the library: breaking down assumptions / Jacqueline Z. Davis -- Multimedia programming in a multiethnic environment / David Callahan -- Socializing virtually en Español / Vilma W. Alvarez -- Words that speak to everyone: how visiting authors inspire cross-cultural understanding / Danica Heflin -- Anne Carroll Moore: a trailblazer in outreach to ethnic populations / Harriet Gottfried -- Bringing technology to Spanish-speaking older adults / Brigid A. Cahalan -- Ellis Island's untold story: Black immigrants from the Caribbean / Margaret J. Gibson -- Enhancing cultural understanding: collaboration between the Taipei economic and cultural office and public libraries in New York City / Brian Su and Karen Chu -- The sacred in society: fostering faith discussion in diverse communities / Kailen Rogers and Natalie Tschechaniuk -- Vamos a leer a nuestros niños = Let's read to our children: Hispanic outreach at the New York Public Library / Leslie Ederer -- We are New York / Nydia Parries -- Inside far from home / Brian G. Martin and Corinne F. Leone -- The best club for bringing people together / Kacper Jarecki -- Dynamic library programming for ethnic communities / Tejas Desai -- Give them what they want: serving immigrants at Queens Library / Fred J. Gitner -- Building community connections one book at a time: the Afghan community shares their culture / Karen Bradley -- Learning English is a family affair on suburban Long Island / Carolyn Walsh and Beth Donovan -- One moon, many cultures / Susan Donohue and Elizabeth Marcus -- Serving diverse populations at the health & wellness information center at Finkelstein Memorial Library / Tracy Y. Allen -- Más que libros: serving the Mexican and Latino community on Staten Island / Adriana Blancarte-Hayward -- Empowering teens of color / Syntychia Kendrick-Samuel.

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