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Call for Bloggers: ALA’s Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services (Deadline to Express Interest is Friday, August 7)

(via Amber Hayes, American Library Association)

Intersections, ODLOS’ blog, is seeking blog posts from library workers and students on the following topics:

  • How you practice self-care in 2020 and/or any recommendations you have for those feeling overwhelmed.
  • Any anti-racism work your institution is doing.

Interested in writing for Intersections but on a different topic? We are also looking for bloggers to write about topics surrounding equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI).

Bloggers may submit interest here by Friday, August 7. First drafts will be due Friday, August 28.

If you are interested in any of the above writing opportunities, you can learn more about Intersections by visiting the blog here. The general criteria are listed below.

  • Articles are typically 350-600 words
  • Include 2-3 high-quality images
  • Content must be original (i.e. article is not published elsewhere)

Please feel free to share with any groups you think may be interested.

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