1. …as the United States population continues to grow more diverse—with Latinos being the most represented minority at 16%, according to the 2010 census—librarians continue to be instrumental in meeting the needs of the communities they serve. Many develop and create their collections according to their changing neighborhoods.

    — 

    Shelley Diaz, “Librarians Sound Off: Not a Lack of Latino Lit for Kids, but a Lack of Awareness” (via schoollibraryjournal)

    Yes yes yes!

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