DiSc: New Discussion about Library Neutrality

Next DiScussion group session on March 14 from 1-2pm will be talking about the topic of library neutrality, using the following readings:

  • Bourg, Chris. “Never Neutral: Libraries, Technology, and Inclusion.” Link.
  • Branam, Candise. “The Myth of Library Neutrality.” Link.

If you would like to read more about this topic in advance of the discussion feel free to look at this list of additional resources (and/or recommend some additional ones may have missed).

The group will meet in Mugar Library, 771 Commonwealth Avenue, Estin Room (Rm 302). To get there, take the elevator by the circulation desk to the third floor and follow the signs.

This meeting is part of Digital Scholarship Services’ reading club and discussion series, which aims to engage library staff in discussion of the role of libraries in supporting digital scholarship, promoting open access and various forms of digital publishing, and the higher ed environment in general.