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Diversity, Equity, and, Inclusion Educational Resources: Home

Words of Wisdom

“The world is full of painful stories. Sometimes it seems as though there aren't any other kind and yet I found myself thinking how beautiful that glint of water was through the trees.”
― Octavia E. Butler, Parable of the Sower

Books Recommended by the Dean of Diversity and Inclusion

How To Be An Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi

Schaffer Library 

Schenectady Public Library

Albany Public Library - includes ebook


Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? By Beverly Tatum 

Schaffer Library - includes ebook

Albany PL - includes ebook


White Fragility by Robin Diangelo 

Schaffer Library

Schenectady PL - includes ebook

Albany PL - includes ebook & audio book


Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates 

Schaffer Library

Schenectady PL - includes ebook & audio book

Albany PL - includes ebook & audio book