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Collecting for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Lessons Learned


Ana Corral, MLIS (she/they) 
GME & Research Librarian 
School of Medicine Library 
UNLV University Libraries   


Stefanie Lapka, MSIS, AHIP (she/they) 
Health Sciences Librarian 
University of Houston Libraries 

Editor’s note: This article is based on a contributed paper from MLA/SLA ‘23. 


University of Houston Libraries is a large academic research library system that serves the University of Houston (UH) community across its three Houston-area campuses, consisting of seven academic colleges and 10 professional schools with nearly 47,000 students and more than 2,800 faculty. It is the second-most ethnically diverse research university in the U.S. With long-established health sciences programs in optometry, pharmacy, and social work, a college of nursing was added in 2015 and an allopathic medical school was established in 2019. As a public Tier One research university(1), the Libraries’ primary focus is supporting the research activities of its large and diverse academic community.

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American Academy of Pediatrics
Red BookŪ: 2024-2027 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases, 33rd Edition
Editor: Kimberlin , David W.

For more than 85 years, health care professionals have "referred to the Red BookŪ" for trustworthy guidance on pediatric infectious disease prevention, management, and control.

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Struggle and Solidarity: Seven Stories of How Americans Fought for Their Mental Health Through Federal Legislation
Editor: Compton , Michael T.

Mental health does not exist in a vacuum. The context in which an individual is born, grows, lives, and works has a profound impact on their mental and physical well-being. But although the ...

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