MLA North West facilitates a regional Diversity network for museums, libraries and archives. The network seeks to address issues of diversity through the sharing of good practice, information and ideas.
The network aims to:
ensure that the North West’s museums, archives and libraries can play an active role in meeting the needs of their diverse communities
broaden the understanding of the role that museums, libraries and archives can play in engaging people in decisions about their heritage and culture
promote knowledge and understanding of our diverse cultural heritage
share best practice and build innovative partnerships through the development and promotion of case studies
develop a training programme for museums, libraries and archives practitioners, to develop skills, knowledge and confidence in how cultural diversity impacts on all aspects their services
pilot self assessment diversity toolkits.
To join the network, please contact Nicola Siminson, Learning and Access officer
T: 01925 625059.