Public libraries have a unique ability to bring about positive social change in their communities, whether by addressing issues of systemic racism, reaching out to immigrants and refugees, or providing essential resources for political, cultural, or personal growth.
Paula KellyLibrary DirectorWhitehall Public Library, Pittsburgh, PA
Svetha HetzlerLibrary DirectorSun Prairie Public Library, Sun Prairie, WI
J. Caroline SmithInclusive ServicesConsultant South Carolina State Library
Tamara KingCommunity RelationsDirector Richland Library, Columbia, SC
Andrea Blackman(moderator) Division DirectorNashville Public Library’s Civil Rights Center and Special Collections Center