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Diversity Committee Minutes Feburary 11, 2014

Library Diversity Committee
February 11, 2014
230B Main Library
10-11 a.m.

Present: Cindy Ingold, Laila Moustafa, Heather Murphy, Qiang Jin, Ben Riegler, Emilie Vrbancic
Guest: Jen-Chien Yu
Absent: Cindy Kelly, Erik Chapman

Chair: Cindy Ingold
Minutes: Emilie Vrbancic

Meeting Minutes

1. Introductions

2. Approval of Minutes from January 14, 2014

Approved with corrections from Cindy Ingold by all present members

3. New Business:

Library Climate Assessment (Guest, Jen-Chien Yu, Assessment Coordinator)

What will ClimateQual entail?

About ClimateQUAL:

What is the response rate?

Qiang asked what the best time frame to do the survey is.

Should we survey Graduate Students who work in the Library?

Laila asked if the survey could be mandatory.

Many members had questions about anonymity and ClimateQual.

Cindy Ingold will meet with the chairs of the various committees and Jen to formulate recommendations for Dean Wilkin.

4. Ongoing Projects: Updates

Working with users with disabilities (Cindy)

Workshop/training for Library staff on Inclusive Illinois—When?

Updating Diversity Goals –Wait on these

Diversity Committee page –Emilie

5. Other

Follow Up from Reference Roadmap retreat- Barb and Cindy

Heather brought up the Customer Service guidelines

Next Meeting: March 11, 2014
230B Main Library