Eric, can I ask something? Was your concern about the posting from “S B” about the content of the message or the anonymous nature of the person posting? I think it would be good for this to be transparent.
Chris Hoffman, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Research IT
Program Director, Research Data Management <http://researchdata.berkeley.edu/> & Informatics Services
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> On Jun 28, 2019, at 4:23 AM, S B <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I won’t post to this list anymore. No problem.
> Sent from my iPhone
>> On Jun 28, 2019, at 6:11 AM, Eric Lease Morgan <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> On Jun 27, 2019, at 11:13 PM, S B <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>> Dear Library Community,
>>> I have always known the library community to be forward thinking and helpful. Through this journey of writing about sexual harassment in libraries, I have become concerned about the lack of sexual harassment awareness trainings and open and positive dialogue on the subject. Yes, articles have been written. Yes, some individual libraries as well as some systems and associations are doing training and having conversation. That is great and should not be overlooked. In many cases, though, it is the exact opposite.
>>> In a profession that is so progressive, why does sexual harassment awareness seem to take a back seat?
>>> I created a petition about sexual harassment awareness in libraries. Would you consider signing and sharing? You don’t have to be in the library profession to sign.
>>> Thank you for your consideration of this request. Many Thanks!
>>> Petition Link:
>> If the sorts of notes above persist, then I will look into their whereabouts & see if we can get rid of them. Now back to our regular programming. --Eric Morgan, List Owner