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Title Deconstructing service in libraries : intersections of identities and expectations / edited by Veronica Arellano Douglas and Joanna Gadsby
Published Sacramento, CA : Litwin Books, 2020


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 386 pages) : illustrations
Series Series on gender and sexuality in information studies ; number eleven
Series on gender and sexuality in information studies ; no. 11.
Contents Introduction / Veronica Arellano Douglas and Joanna Gadsby -- Service, gender, and liaison librarianship / Megan Browndorf and Maura Seale -- Bottoms up : a queer Asian perspective on service in academic librarianship / Andrew Wang -- Fat, fit, and fem : exploring performative femininity for fat female librarians / Ali Versluis, Carli Agostino, and Melanie Cassidy -- Access services : not waving, but drowning / Max Bowman and Monica Samsky -- Disservice : disabled library staff and service expectations / Kelsey George -- Four legs make a table : service and identity in academic librarianship / Maura A. Smale -- The weight of service : librarianship and mental health / Siân Evans -- Read, write, sing, and ... mutually empower : creating support systems and engaging inclusive service / Lalitha Nataraj and Kristine Macalalad -- We're not libraries; we're people : identity and emotional labor in providing face-to-face services in libraries / Carolina Hernandez and Mary K. Oberlies -- Uneven expectations : gender, whiteness, and the wobbly tripod / Hailley Fargo, Chelsea Heinbach, and Charissa Powell -- A gendered legacy : librarianship and the social value of women's work / Christina Neigel -- Insert instruction here : the impact of the service model on authentic teaching / Christine M. Moeller -- You know how to do this : caring service in librarianship and midwifery / Elizabeth Galoozis -- Situating service : care and equity in academic libraries / Shana Higgins -- Radicalizing librarian service through vulnerability practice / Jessica Denke -- Reframing and reimagining the value of service / Emily Puckett Rodgers, Rachel Vacek, and Meghan Sitar -- Shared service in the archives : the Johns Hopkins University first-generation students oral history project / Jennifer Kinniff and Annie Tang -- Redefining library service through embedded critical reflective practice / Silvia Vong -- "We gave them songs about taking your own damn stand :" a blueprint for de/reconstructing metadata creation as a public service / Erin Leach
Summary "Offers a historical-cultural context for the ethos of service in libraries and critically examines this professional value as it intersects with gender, sexuality, race and ethnicity, class, and (dis)ability"--Provided by publisher. Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Librarians -- United States -- Psychology
Librarians -- Professional ethics -- United States
Public services (Libraries) -- United States -- Psychological aspects
Women library employees -- United States
Minority library employees -- United States
Burn out (Psychology) -- United States
Burn out (Psychology)
Librarians -- Professional ethics
Librarians -- Psychology
Minority library employees
Women library employees
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Douglas, Veronica Arellano, editor.
Gadsby, Joanna, editor.
LC no. 2020039924
ISBN 9781634001199