Navigating Library Management and Discovery

Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (also in the Age of AI)

Webinar on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, at 11 AM EDT | 4 PM GMT

Library platforms' crucial role in promoting DEI in the digital age.

Integrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) content is essential in the realms of research, teaching, and learning. It broadens exposure to a wider spectrum of voices, perspectives, and research. This, in turn, cultivates a more inclusive and fairer environment, stimulating critical thinking and a deeper comprehension of the complex issues in our diverse world.
Join this exclusive webinar and discover how libraries proactively engaging with the task of navigating Library Discovery platforms responsibly, encompassing DEI policies and collaborative efforts with content creators to promote diversity and create an inclusive digital ecosystem.
In addition, the session will delve into how Alma and Primo can enhance and revolutionize the way users access and engage with information, connect with knowledge, and nurture a library experience that is truly inclusive.
The webinar will cover:
  • Unique challenges and opportunities faced by libraries in integrating DEI principles into their library management and discovery solutions.
  • Cataloging considerations. 
  • Search functionalities and content recommendations.
  • Opportunities from the potential of new AI technologies in libraries.
The live webinar will provide valuable insights and actionable strategies to leverage library management and discovery platforms for positive societal impact. Can’t make the live webinar? Register anyway and we’ll send you the recording.

Register here



Moderation by Judith Fraenkel, Director, Product Management, Ex Libris, Part of Clarivate

Allison Erhardt

Library Systems Specialist
University of Manitoba Libraries 

Ruby Warren

User Experience Librarian,
University of Manitoba Libraries

Mike Rogers

Director of Discovery and Technology Solutions, University of Tennessee 

Lili Daie

Alma Product Manager
Ex Libris part of Clarivate 

Navigating Library Management and Discovery

By cultivating diversity and representation across various media types, Library Discovery platforms can empower underrepresented voices, enhance cultural appreciation, and provide a more personalized and enriched experience for librarians and library patrons.

Can’t make the live webinar? Register anyway and we’ll send you the recording.