Media Library

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

Books

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

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

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

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

Women's Studies

  • Haraway, Donna J. - Feminism and Technoscience
  • Jazzy - Rules of Engagement
  • Kerber, Linda and De Hart, Jane - Women’s America: Refocusing the Past
  • Kramarae, Cheris - Technology and Women’s Voices Keeping In Touch
  • Zimmerman, Jan - Once Upon the Future

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

Visiting 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

Magazines and Periodicals

The Office of Diversity Services’ Resource Library includes a variety of magazines and periodicals that students, faculty, and staff can access at their convenience, including:

  • Asian Week
  • Bay Windows
  • Black Enterprise
  • Black Collegian
  • Diversity Inc
  • East West
  • Hispanic
  • Latina
  • Ms.
  • Native People
  • New England Blade
  • The Advocate
  • The Gay and Lesbian Review
  • Today’s Black Women

Movies and TV

We are in the process of developing a list of films and TV shows that feature actors and characters that are people of color or LGBTQ and films and TV shows that include themes related to people of color, the LGBTQ communities, and social justice.