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Library and Museum DI&A: Welcoming Environment

2021: New Welcome Banner

The library installed a large new welcome banner just inside the main library entrance to promote an inclusive, welcoming environment. Come visit!

2021: Installed New Reflection Room

The library completed installation of a new nondenominational Reflection Room for prayer and meditation. Located on Floor 1, south side. The room will debut Fall 2021:

Painting the new Reflection Room   Reflection Room includes yoga & prayer mats,  a small bench, more.

Noise Zoning

Noise zoning poster

The library has designated a variety of noise zones throughout the building as we strive to provide a welcoming and productive environment that can meet all patrons' needs. We offer spaces in the library that are conducive to all methods of learning.

SafeZone Trained

Safe Zone icon

SAFEzone training is an opportunity to learn about LGBTQ+ identities, gender and sexuality, and examine prejudice, assumptions, and privilege with hopes of fostering an inclusive environment on campus. Nine library employees have attended the training.

2020: New Women in STEM Tutorial

The library created a new Women in STEM tutorial as a learning module for incorporation into Mines’ courses

Inclusivity in Social Media

The library is intentionally and regularly integrating inclusive messaging and DI&A values into our social media posts.

                                          Intentional DI&A social media:  Countering Asian American discrimination.

WELCOME!

Welcome in many languages sign

No matter how it's said, 欢迎, ¡Bienvenido!, Herzlich willkommen, Bienvenu, 어서 오십시오, أهلا وسهلا!, the meaning's the same.............WELCOME TO ALL!