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Cristy Moran Author Archive

Email: cristymor@gmail.com   Website: A Librarian on the Lookout  

Cristy Moran is a temporary reference librarian at the Alvin Sherman Library at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She is interested in information literacy instruction, emerging technologies, and digital trends for libraries. She is currently listening to "The Warrior Elite: Forging of SEAL Class 228" by Dick Couch.

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Special Collections for Diverse Communities

Cultivating special collections that reflect our communities’ experiences creates a legacy of cultural and ethnic history relevant to generations of patrons and to researchers studying the diverse cultural landscape of American cities and towns. Examples of some South Florida library special collections are given.