The Office of Diversity Services' Resource Library includes a variety of books that students, faculty, and staff can access at their convenience.

  • Race & Ethnicity

    • B'Nei Mitzvah - The Value of the Individual
    • Chavz, Leo R - The Latino Threat
    • Cosby, Bill & Poussaint. M.D., Alvin F. - Come On People
    • Davila, Arlene - Latino Spin: Public Image and the Whitewashing of Race
    • Diaz, Johnny - Bean Town Cubans
    • Dimarco, Damon & Rimmons, Roy - Out of Bounds
    • Easter, Cheers, & Brooks - Songs Of My People
    • Educational Publishing Foundation - Cultural Diversity & Ethnicity Minority Psychology
    • Factoids & Style Guide: Practical and Concise Information on Diversity - Diversity Inc.
    • Gates Jr., Henry Louis - America Behind the Color Line: Dialogues with African Americans
    • Henslin, James M. - Essentials of Sociology: A Down-to-Earth Approach
    • Hooks, Bell - Killing Rage, Ending Racism
    • Hooks, Bell - Yearning- Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics
    • Hyun, Jane - Breaking the Bamboo Ceiling: Career Strategies for Asians
    • Katznelson, Ira - When Affirmative Action was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America
    • Kennedy, Randall - Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word
    • Kotz, Nick - Judgment Days: Lyndon Baines Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Laws That Changed America
    • Leary, Joy Degruy - Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome
    • Lagoerio, Koaquim - Almas Danadas
    • McWhorter, John - Losing the Race: Self Sabotage in Black America
    • Meyerson, Debra E - Tempered Radical: How People Use Difference to Inspired Change at Work
    • Nathan, Rebekah - My Freshman Year: What a Professor Learned by Becoming a Student
    • Ortiz, Raquel - The Silk Purse
    • Rothenberg, Paula S. - Race, Class, And Gender In The United States
    • Steinberg, Shirley R. - Diversity and Multiculturalism: A Reader
    • Salett, Elizabeth Pathy - Race Ethnicity and Self: Identity in Multicultural Perspective
    • Takaki, Ronald - A History Of Asian Americans: Strangers From A Different Shore
    • Tatum, Beverly Daniel- Why Are the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?
    • Vernon, Irene S. - Killing Us Quietly: Native Americans and HIV/AIDS
    • Vaca, Nicolas - The Presumed Alliance:The Unspoken Conflict Between Latinos and Blacks and What It Means for America
    • Urrea, Luis Alberto - The Devil's Highway
    • West, Cornel - Race Matters
    • Whitfield, Teresa - Paying the Price
    • Wolf-Wemble, Twombly, Tuttle, Ward & Gaston-Gayles - Reflecting Back, Looking Forward: Civil Rights and the Student Affairs
    • Wu Shen, Jean Yu - Wen- Asian American Studies
    • Zia Helen - Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of An American People
    • Zenoff, David B. - Private Enterprise in the Developing Countries
    • Zogby, James - What Ethnic Americans Really Think
    • Zogby, James - What Arabs Think: Values, Beliefs and Concerns

     

  • LGBT

    • Arnup, Katherine - Lesbian Parenting, Living with Pride and Prejudice
    • Baez, John - The Gay and Lesbian Guide to College Life
    • Benkov Ph.D., Laura - Reinventing the Family, Lesbian and Gay Parents
    • Bently, Kevin - Boyfriends from Hell: True Tales of Tainted Lovers, Disastrous Dates and Love Gone Wrong!
    • Bergman, David - Men on Men 7: Best New Gay Fiction
    • Bergman, Bear S. - Butch Is A Noun
    • Best, Deborah L. and Williams, John E. - Measuring Sex Stereotypes: A Multination Study
    • Blake, William - Songs of Innocence and of Experience
    • Borhek, Mary V. - Coming out to Parents: Two-Way Survival Guide for Lesbians and Gay Men and Their Parents
    • Boykin, Keith - Beyond the Down Low
    • Boykin, Keith - One More River To Cross: Black & Gay In America
    • Bullough, Bonnie and Bullough, Vern L. - Cross Dressing, Sex, and Gender
    • Califia, Pat - Advocate Advisor
    • Califia, Pat - Sapphistry: The Book of Lesbian Sexuality
    • Cameron, Edwin and Gevisser, Mark - Defiant Desire
    • Cashorali, Peter - Fairy Tales: Tradition Stories Retold for Gay Men
    • Clark Ph. D, Don - Loving Someone Gay
    • Cowan, Thomas - Gay Men and Women Who Enriched the World
    • Currah, Paisley - Transgender Rights
    • Curry, Clifford and Leonard - A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couple
    • Diaz, Rafael M. - Latino Gay Men and HIV
    • Dawson, Jeff - Gay & Lesbian Online
    • De Crescenzo MSW, Teresa - Helping Gay and Lesbian Youth
    • De Solla Price, Mark - Living Positively in a World with HIV/Aids
    • Dilano, Krumholtz, & Hickey - The Unofficial Gay Manual
    • Douglas, Carol Anne - Love and Politics, Radical Feminists and Lesbian Theories
    • Eisenbach, David - An International Revolution: Gay Power
    • Ellul, Jaxques - Propaganda, The Formation of Men’s Attitudes
    • Fairfield, Betty and Hayward, Nancy - Now That You Know
    • Feingold, Stanley and George McKenna - Taking Sides
    • Forrest, Katherine V. - Curious Wine
    • Gillespie, Peggy - Love Makes a Family: Portraits of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Parents and Their Families
    • Gottifried, Adele Eskeles and Gottfried, Allen W. - Redefining Families
    • Grahn, Judy - Another Mother Tongue: Gay Words, Gay Worlds
    • Hadleigh, Boze - The Lavender Screen
    • Hardesty, Craig A. and Sherrill, Jan- Mitchell - The Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Students’ Guide to Colleges, Universities, and Graduate Schools
    • Harris, Daniel - The Rise and Fall of Gay Culture
    • Heron, Ann - Two Teenagers in Twenty
    • Heger, Heinz - The Men With The Pink Triangle
    • Helminiak, Daniel - What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality
    • Hitches, Neal - Voices that Care: Stories and Encouragements for People With AIDS/HIV and Those That Love Them
    • Holbrook, Sabra - Fighting Back
    • Holland, Barbara - Soviet Sisterhood
    • Hulse, Charles - In Tall Cotton
    • Hutchins, Loraine and Kaahumanu, Lani - Bi Any Other Name: Bisexual People Speak Out
    • Isensee, Rik - Growing Up Gay in A Dysfunctional Family
    • Iwata, Jun’inchi, and Watanabe, Tsuneo - The Love of the Samurai
    • Keating, Ana Louise and Bredin, Renae - Gender Studies
    • Kilmer-Purcell, Josh- Candy Everybody Wants
    • Labonte, Richard - Daddies: Gay Erotic Stories
    • Labonte, Richard - Boy Crazy
    • Lassell, Michael - The Name of Love
    • Leong, Russell - Asian American Sexualities: Dimensions of the Gay & Lesbian Experience
    • Liebman, Marvin - Coming Out Conservative
    • Madsen, Hunter and Kirk, Marshall - After the Ball
    • Marcus, Eric - Making History, The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Equal Rights
    • Marcus, Eric - Is It a Choice
    • Marcus, Eric - Making Gay History
    • Martelli, Messina, Peltz, Petrow - When Someone You Know Has Aids
    • Mason-John, Valerie - Talking Black: Lesbians of African and Asian Descent Speak Out
    • Mastoon, Adam - The Shared Heart
    • McNeill, John J. - The Church and the Homosexual
    • Miller, Neil - Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present
    • Monette, Paul - Becoming a Man
    • Murray, Raymond - Images in the Dark, An Encyclopedia of Gay and Lesbian Film and Video
    • Nanda, Serena - The Hijras of India: Neither Man nor Woman
    • New England Pride Guide
    • Newman, Leslea - Heather Has Two Mommies
    • Olson, Jenni - The Ultimate Guide to Lesbian and Gay Film and Video
    • Richards, Dell - Lesbian Lists
    • Schwartz, Helen – The Meadowlark Sings
    • Seabrook, Jeremy - Love in a Different Climate: Men who have sex with men in India
    • Sears, James T. – Bound by Diversity
    • Shelby Ph. D., R. Dennis – If a Partner Has Aids
    • Signorile, Michelangelo – Outing yourself
    • Sloan, Irving J. – Homosexual Conduct and the Law
    • Stewart, William – Cassell’s Queer Companion
    • Strker, Susan - Transgender History
    • Theophano, Teresa - Queer Quotes
    • Unks, Gerald - The Gay Teen
    • Vida, Ginny - Our Right to Love
    • Weinberg, Martin S. - "Dual Attraction: Understanding Bisexuality"
    • Witt, Lynn - Out in All Directions- The Almanac of Gay and Lesbian America
    • Wolfe, Daniel - Men Like Us
    • Woods, Gregory - A History of Gay Literature: The Male Tradition
    • Gillespie, Weston, Kaeser, and Martin - Love Makes Family: Portraits of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Parents and Their Families

     

  • Religion

    • B'nei Mitzvah - As a Jewish Individual in Society and Jewish Values in the Changing World
    • Fast, Howard - The Outsider
    • Glatzer, Nahum N. - A Jewish Reader
    • Isenperg, Sheila - A Hero of Our Own: The Story of Varian Fry
    • Kaye, Melanie - The Tribe of Dina

  • Disability

    • Ostroff, Elaine - Building a World Fit for People: Designers with Disabilities at Work
    • Pelka, Fred - The ABC-CLIO Companion to the Disability Rights Movement
    • Disability Laws in Massachusetts

     

  • Visting Keynote Speaker Books

    • Bao Bean, Cathy - The Chopsticks-Fork Principle: A Memoir and Manual
    • Marshawn Evans, JD - S.K.I.R.T.S in the Boardroom
    • Newman, Leslea - Heather Has Two Mommies
    • Ochs, Robyn and Rowley, Sarah E. - Getting BI: Voices of Bisexuals Around the World
    • Tyree, Omar - The Equation: Applying the 4 Undisputable Components of Success
    • Wise, Tim - White Like Me

     

  • Miscellaneous

    • Anderson, Pope, Kramer - Federal Taxation 2006
    • Bornstein, Kate - Hello Cruel World, 101 Alternatives to Suicide for Teens, Freaks and Other Outlaws
    • Boyla, Jennifer Finner - She's Not There
    • Cullen, Maura - 35 Dumb Things Well-Intended People Say
    • Disability Laws in Massachusetts
    • Elmore, Dr. Tim - Habitudes #1,2,3&4
    • James, David P. Canton Marcia - Mentoring in Higher Education
    • Kiego, Weygandt, Warfield - Intermediate Accounting (Volumes 1,2,30
    • Kilmer-Purcall, Josh - Candy Everybody Wants
    • McCall, Catherine - Life Guarding
    • Pearsall, Shelley - All of the Above
    • Smith, Anna Deavere - Letters to a Young Artist
    • Tomalin, Barry and Nicks, Mike - The World’s Business Cultures and How to Unlock Them
    • Vidal, Gore - Burr