Resilience, Grit, and Other Lies: Academic Libraries and the Myth of Resiliency

ACRL 2017, Baltimore | March 23, 2017 | #ResistingResilience | Slides:

Angela Galvan,, @dropvase

Jacob Berg,, @jacobsberg

Eamon Tewell,, @eamontewell

What is Resilience?

Resiliency and Libraries

Resisting Resilience

Collection Development:

Counter-narratives: Resilience is designed to turn your labor into capital.

Create structures and channels that allow staff to succeed.