3 posts with the tag "inclusion"

A Method for Public Reimagining: Move Slowly and Knit Things Together
(Chalkboard of alternative categories used during the Added Value book sale. Image courtesy of Beth Laberge.)

“Rather than moving fast and breaking things, as Mark Zuckerberg described his approach to building Facebook, we came to recognize the value of moving slowly and knitting things together. ” This concluding essay from The Stacks is from our very own Deena Chalabi, former curator of Public Knowledge. Explore the beginnings of Public Knowledge, the complexities of the artist projects, and the overarching goals of our two year project.

Bridging the Digital Divide

  Digital Literacy is an increasingly complex yet mandatory skill for the modern workforce; yet many adult learners struggle to…

Promoting Dignity, Compassion and a Community Living Room

In 2009, when the San Francisco Public Library became the first library in the United States to hire a full-time…