SILS Symposium on Social Good

Start Time: 

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 8:30am


Manning Hall

The first SILS Symposium on Social Good will include panels and poster presentations on ways information can promote access, equity, and action. For more information, visit

Topics that will be addressed include:

  • Ethics of Confidential Communications
  • Social Media and Digital Activism
  • Barriers to Inclusive Public Library Service
  • Libraries as a Platform for Activist Work by Youth
  • Cultural Bias in Search Algorithms
  • Virtual Private Networks in China
  • Biopolitics, the State, and Health Information Access
  • And more . . .