ERIC Number: EJ788071
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Best Practices for Managing Organizational Diversity
Kreitz, Patricia A.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v34 n2 p101-120 Mar 2008
Organizations with increasingly diverse workforces and customer populations face challenges in reaping diversity's benefits while managing its potentially disruptive effects. This article defines workplace diversity and identifies best practices supporting planned and positive diversity management. It explores how academic libraries can apply diversity management best practices and provides a reading list for leaders and human resource managers wishing to optimize their organization's approach to diversity.
Descriptors: Diversity (Institutional), Academic Libraries, Library Administration, Personnel Management
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Education Level: Higher Education
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