Year of Learning
February 2022 | Critical Cataloging
Change the Subject Documentary
Before February 24th, take some time to watch Change the Subject Documentary. This film documents a group of Dartmouth College students who challenged anti-immigrant language used by the Library of Congress. Their actions led to debates about immigration on Capitol Hill.
Diverse Voices Research Strategies
LOC Replaces Subject Heading
Decolonizing the Catalog
Become more aware of biases in cataloging.
Challenge: Look up the subject headings that the documentary references and see if your library uses them.
Post about what you did in the Slack discussion.