Building An LGBTQIA+ Collection In A Youth Library

This presentation aims to address the collection development needs, and methods for building an LGBTQIA+ resource collection in a youth library. This presentation includes the importance in building an LGTBQ+ collections, barriers towards doing so, methods to aid in the process, and a case study in which an LGBTQ+ collection development process was implemented in a school library, to support a curricular need. The slides for this presentation can be viewed here

This presentation was created as a final project for a Collection Development class with Professor Amy Ballmer (Pratt Institute, 2019).