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High School Ethnic Studies Initiative Library Guide

A guide to accessible resources available for high school educators and other K-12 educators on Ethnic Studies topics. Curated by Ethnic Studies librarians.


When it comes to Ethnic Studies, there is a lot to read and it is critical to develop discernment in evaluating misinformation. Here are resources that can help you connect with open educational resources and books on Ethnic Studies and the histories and experiences of communities of color. While this guide focuses on resources for high school students, we have also included some resources that can provide suggestions for children's literature. 

Exploring Books in Ethnic Studies

Example Ethnic Studies History Books

Example Books on Critical Pedagogy