This collection features authors and subjects from historically underrepresented minorities in the publishing field. These books are not physically separated in the library’s shelves, but are highlighted and made more easily locatable in the library catalog using a few key words.
If you are looking for works by minority authors, you can simply search “Diversity Collection” and you will get a full lists of items in the collection. If you are looking for works by or pertaining to a specific group, you can use one of the search terms below.
- Asian/Pacific Islander Literature
- Black Literature
- Disability Literature
- Latinx Literature
- LGBTQIA+ Literature
- Middle Eastern Literature
- Native/Indigenous Literature
- Neurodiverse Literature
- South Asian Literature
Librarians began adding books to this collection in August 2022 and are working on adding existing titles as well as adding new titles monthly. The collection is intended to be a useful tool for locating works by underrepresented authors, and is not intended to be a comprehensive literature survey.