In response to current events with the death of George Floyd, the library has compiled resources that expand on the Black Lives Matter movement. For more resources, view our recommendations specifically for children and browse a collection of films on Kanopy.

Nonfiction Books and Films
Fiction Books and Films
Diversity in Children’s Literature

Each issue of Diversity in Kids Literature features several new items, along with some great titles from last year or classics you may have missed. All items are selected in multiple reading levels, so this newsletter for early and young readers as well as grade level and middle-grade readers. Each also features a protagonist or prominently features characters of diverse cultures and backgrounds. Exploring these titles will reveal stories that are uplifting and optimistic as often as somber and reflective.