For young patrons & parents searching for books on race and justice, our Youth Services Librarians have put together social justice resources for these uncertain times. Whether you’re discussing current events with your children & teens, one another, or learning for yourself  the following resources are here for you to use. 

Advice from Experts


  • 8 Podcasts on Civics & U.S. History
  • About Race – Authors Baratunde Thurston (How To Be Black), Raquel Cepeda (Bird Of Paradise: How I Became Latina) and Tanner Colby (Some Of My Best Friends Are Black) host a lively multiracial, interracial conversation about the ways we can’t talk, don’t talk, would rather not talk, but intermittently, fitfully, embarrassingly do talk about culture, identity, politics, power, and privilege in our pre-post-yet-still-very-racial America. 
  • Talking to Kids About Race

Books for Children






Books for Teens