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Heinrich awarded scholarship to ARL’s National Diversity in Libraries Conference

Christina Heinrich, chief clerk at LHS-Chicago, has been awarded a travel grant to attend the 2016 National Diversity in Libraries Conference (NDLC) co-sponsored by the Association of Research Libraries and the UCLA Library.

Heinrich is one of 26 recipients of a $1,000 scholarship for travel to and participation in the conference.  The full list of awardees is available on ARL’s website.

NDLC highlights issues related to diversity and inclusion that affect staff, users, and institutions in the library, archive, and museum (LAM) fields. It also aims to articulate the value of and develop strategies for diversity and inclusion in LAMs in order to improve organizational excellence and community engagement.