Entries tagged with ‘diversity’

Library Matters / Libraries Matter: #WeNeedDiverseBooks

Think back to the books you loved as a kid, the ones you loved to read (or have read to you) over and over again. Now ask yourself how many featured brown or black characters as the main character? How many portrayed main characters who were differently-abled? Or who had single parents? Or LGBT parents? […]

Show Me What Libraries Look Like

This is what libraries look like! (From Hafuboti)

Why Should I Care About Libraries?

Because they serve everyone! No exception. (from Hafuboti)

Why Do Libraries Matter?

Because they’re for everyone! (from Hafuboti)

Who is Welcome at the Library?

Everyone! (from Hafuboti)

Do I Belong at the Library?

Yes! Everyone belongs at the library. (from Hafuboti)

Who Can Use Libraries?

Everyone can use libraries! (from Hafuboti)

This is a Library

┬áLibraries are open to everyone, no matter your beliefs, convictions, thoughts, attitudes or shoe size. Libraries are places of discovery, where you can explore facts and opinions, read the latest scholarship on a given topic, or find a new favorite book. At a library, you can delve into research conversations about pretty much any topic. […]

The Library’s #DayofFacts

On Friday, February 17, the Gustavus┬áLibrary will join libraries, museums, archives and other cultural institutions to participate in the #DayofFacts campaign. Day of Facts is a social media event dedicated to reminding┬áthe public that facts matter, and that our institutions are still trusted sources for truth and knowledge. On Friday, we will be on Twitter, […]

Who Are Libraries For?

The picture says it all. (From Hafuboti)