Subject Guides

Anti-Racism Research & Resource Guide

Books (Click on Books for More Information)

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
Dreams from My Father by Barack Obama
I, Too, Am America by Langston Hughes
Deacon King Kong by James McBride
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde
Becoming Billie Holiday by  Carole Boston Weatherford; Floyd Cooper
The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
Cornrows by Camille Yabrough; Carole Byard Illustrator
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
How We Fight For Our Lives by Saeed Jones
Ella Baker and the Black Freedom Movement by Barbara Ransby
Beloved by Toni Morrison
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Coming of Age in Mississippi by Anne Moody
Jubilee by Margaret Walker
To Be Young, Gifted, and Black: An Informal Autobiography of Lorraine Hansberry

Highlighted Articles & Websites

Podcasts & Videos


The Hill We Climb | Amanda Gorman | 6 min.

The Danger of a Single Story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | 19 min.


"Good as Hell" - Music Video | Lizzo | 3 min.


A Celebration of Natural Hair | Cheyenne Cochrane | 13 min.

Other Resources

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