Please join us for our Zoom meeting this Friday, July 10, 2020, 10-11:30am! We will present our new reviews of Outstanding titles, and then discuss how are libraries are responding to the current situation. Email [email protected] if you don’t receive the Zoom link sent by our President Eny Calvert. Thanks!
CCBC Releases 2019 Diversity Statistics: The Cooperative Children’s Book Center has released the annual numbers on children’s and young adult books by and about Black, Indigenous, and People of Color. Although the numbers are up slightly, 42% of children’s books are still about white people, and 29% are about animals: https://ccblogc.blogspot.com/2020/06/the-numbers-are-in-2019-ccbc-diversity.html?fbclid=IwAR01C3yujQALHFanQHT6FtRh9GvXKUM_8Ak63s_Xh8GfB0dIEjxtDPzCXz0 .