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- Carla Hayden makes history as the first female and African American Librarian of Congress (The Washington Post)
- Limited access to books intensifies the word gap for children of low-income families (The Atlantic)
- Minnesota librarian Chelsea Couillard-Smith has created the #BlackLivesMatter Booklist for Teens (The CBC)