Out On The Shelves Classification System

This project, undertaken during the summer of 2018 intended to build a system that is reflective of the mission and values of the Out On The Shelves Library, namely to "foster a free, accessible, and safe space for LGBTQ2IA+ people and their allies to discover and share stories and resources centering on LGBTQ2IA+ experiences" (About: Out On The Shelves) To this end, goals for the new system – approved by the volunteer team at Out On The Shelves Library during the planning process – include updated language, logical order and arrangement to enhance the browsing experience, as well as ensuring it is a living system which is responsive to context and community. The final goal is that a historical record will be maintained to promote transparency in how and why the system came to be the way it is.

  • Out On The Shelves Classification System
KOS Type
  • en
Created 2018
URI http://bartoc.org/en/node/18892
Homepage https://outontheshelveslibrary.com/classification-system/
  • 6133 University Blvd
  • Vancouver
  • BC
  • V6T 0C4
  • Canada
  • en