E.H. Little Library Anti-Racism Statement and Goals
We publicly oppose racism, discrimination, and oppression in all forms. We honor and respect the dignity of all persons, stand against racism, and commit ourselves to the building of a more just and humane future.
We believe information is powerful and has the ability to transform minds and lives. We strive to offer diverse collections and inclusive programming to amplify marginalized voices and promote justice and understanding. Black Lives Matter.
Davidson’s Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Davidson College believes fundamentally in the dignity and worth of every human being, and we are committed to assisting students in developing humane instincts and disciplined and creative minds for lives of leadership and service. Cultivating a broadly diverse community is crucial to our educational mission and purpose.
Selected diversity, equity, and inclusion statements and resources from library professional organizations.
- American Library Association: DEI Statement & Resources
- Association of College & Research Libraries: Diversity Standards: Cultural Competency for Academic Libraries
- Oberlin Group of Libraries Statement on Racial Injustice
- Society of American Archivists: Statement on Diversity & Inclusion