NOTE: The Central Library parking lot will be closed Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25 for repairs. We appreciate your patience.

We Need Diverse Books™

“Literature that reflects and honors the lives of all young people.”

We Need Diverse Books™ is a grassroots organization of children’s book lovers that advocates essential changes in the publishing industry to produce and promote literature that reflects and honors the lives of all young people.

We recognize all diverse experiences, including (but not limited to) LGBTQIA, people of color, gender diversity, people with disabilities, and ethnic, cultural, and religious minorities.

Kalamazoo Public Library is a proud supporter of the We Need Diverse Books™ initiative. Learn more...

Share Your Comments