In-house resource library

The division maintains an in-house resource library with books, videos and other materials to stimulate thinking, raise awareness and enhance understanding of diversity and inclusion. Search our complete inventory by selecting from one of the topics listed below.

For library access and other information, contact us at (804) 828-8947 or inclusive@vcu.edu.

American Disabilities Act DVDs +

"Carry On" by ESPN

Diversity (general) books, DVDs and music +

Books

"The 10 Lenses" by Mark A. Williams
"12 Years A Slave" by Solomon Northup
"A Handbook for Developing Multicultural Awareness" by Paul Pedersen
"African American Boys" by Faye Z. Belgrave and Joshua K. Brevard
"African American Psychology" by Faye Z. Belgrave & Kevin W. Allison
"American Nightmare: The History of Jim Crow" by Jerrold M. Packard
"American Slavery, American Freedom" by Edmund S. Morgan
"The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr." by Clayborne Carson
"Been in the Storm So Long" by Leon F. Litwack
"Black Boy" by Richard Wright
"Black Feminist Thought" by Patricia Hill Collins
"Black Faculty in the Academy: Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success" by Fred A. Bonner II, aretha faye marbley, Frank Tuitt, Petra A. Robinson, Rosa M. Banda, & Robin L. Hughes
"Black Like Me" by John Howard Griffin
"Black Looks" by Bell Hooks
"Black Prophetic Fire" by Cornel West
"Black Stats" by Monique W. Morris
"Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking" by Malcolm Gladwell
"Brain Rules" by John Medina
"Bridging Cultural Conflicts" by Michelle LeBaron
"Brothers of Ujima" by Faye Z. Belgrave, Kevin W. Allison, Jerome Wilson & Raymond Tademy
"Can We Talk About Race?" by Beverly Daniel Tatum
"Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice" by Phillip Hoose
"Color Blind" by Tim Wise
"The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde" by Audre Lorde
"Combined Destinies" by Ann Todd Jealous and Caroline T. Haskell
"Coming of Age in Mississippi" by Anne Moody
"Competence in Interpersonal Conflict" by W. Cupach, D. Canary, and B. Spitzberg
"Cultural Communication Guide, 4th Edition" by Cook Ross Inc.
"Dear White America" by Tim Wise
"Dear White People" by Justin Simien
"Death of Innocence" by Mamie Till-Mosby and Christopher Benson
"Dialogue Across Difference" by P. Gurin, B. Nagda, X. Zuniga
"The Difference" by Scott E. Page
"Diversity & Inclusion" by D.A. Abrams
"Diversity Explosion" by William H. Frey
"The Diversity Factor" by Elsie Y. Cross and Margaret B. White
"Diversity Management: Triple Loop Learning" by Robert L. Flood and Norma R. A. Romm
"Diversity Return on Investment (DROI) Fundamentals" by Edward E. Hubbard, Ph.D.
"The Diversity Toolkit" by William Sonnenschein
"The Diversity Training Activity Book" by Jonamay Lambert and Selma Myers
"Everyday Antiracism" by Mica Pollock
"The Fire Next Time" by James Baldwin
"The Fragile Mind" by Jarik E. Conrad
"Freedom on the Menu" by Carole Boston Weatherford
"Freedom Summer" by Bruce Watson
"The Freedom Summer Murders" by Don Mitchell
"The History of White People" by Nell Irvin Painter
"The House That Race Built" by Wahneema Lubiano
"How Jews Became White Folk" by Karen Brodkin
"How People Learn" by J. Bransford, A. Brown, and R. Cocking
"Invisible Man" by Ralph Ellison
“Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson
"Killing Rage" by Bell Hooks
"The Loudest Duck" by Laura Liswood
"Making Thinking Visible" by R. Ritchhart, M. Church, and K. Morrison
"The Marrow's Telling: Words in Motion" by Eli Clare
"The N Word: Who Can Say It, Who Shouldn’t, and Why" by Jabari Asim
"Native Son" by Richard Wright
"The New Jim Crow" by Michelle Alexander
"New Perspectives on Racial Identity Development" by C. Wijeyesinghe and B. Jackson III
"The NTL Handbook of Organization Development and Change" by Brenda B. Jones and Michael Brazzel
"Orange Is the New Black" by Piper Kerman
"Ouch! That Stereotype Hurts" by Leslie C. Aguilar "Pedagogy of the Oppressed" by Paulo Freire
"Preventing Prejudice" by J. Ponterotto, S. Utsey, P. Pedersen
"Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence" by Derald Wing Sue
"Racism Without Racists" by Eduardo Bonilla-Silva
"Readings for Diversity and Social Justice" by M. Adams, W. Blumenfeld, C. Castaneda, H. Hackman, M. Peters, and X. Zuniga
"Resourceful Woman" by Sharon Brenhan and Julie Winklepleck
"Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice, 3rd Edition" by Murianne Adams and Lee Anne Bell
"The Revolution Starts at Home" by C. Chen, J. Dulani, and L. Samarasinha
"The Road to Someplace Better" by Lillian Lambert and Rosemary Brutico
"The Seven Daughters of Eve" by Bryan Syke
"The Shad Treatment" by Garrett Epps
"The Substance of Things Hoped For: A Memoir of African American Faith" by Samuel DeWitt Proctor
"Toward Multiculturalism" by Jaime S. Wurzel
"Under the Affluence" by Tim Wise
"Uprooting Racism: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice" by Paul Kivel
"The Warmth of Other Suns" by Isabel Wilkerson
"Whistling Vivaldi: How stereotypes affect us and what we can do" by Claude M. Steele
"White Like Me" by Tim Wise
"White Privilege" by Paula S. Rothenberg
"Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?” by Beverly Daniel Tatum
"Women, Race, and Class" by Angela Y. Davis
"World Class Diversity Management" by R. Roosevelt Thomas Jr.

DVDs

“A Class Apart”
“Divided We Fall”
“Journey of Man”
“Marii Hasegawa: Gentle Woman of a Dangerous Kind”
“Separate But Equal”
“We Shall Remain”
“Until the Well Runs Dry: Medicine and the Exploitation of Black Bodies”
“Selma: The Bridge and the Ballot”
“Starting Small” by Tolerance
“A Time for Justice”
“One Survivor Remembers”
“The Children's March”
“Viva La Causa”

Music

"The Edenfred Files" by Darryl Harper
"Leap of Faith" by Director of Jazz Music, VCU Music
"The Need’s Got to Be So Deep" by Darryl Harper
"Stories in Real Time" by Darryl Harper
"Y’all Got It: Music from The Wiz" by Charlie Smalls

Gender DVDs +

"Marii Hasegawa" by Janet Scangnelli

LGBTQ books and DVDs +

Books

"4 Steps to Financial Security for Lesbian and Gay Couples" by Harold Lustig
"The Advocate College Guide for LGBT Students" by Shane Windmeyer
"Allies at Work" by Dr. David M. Hall
"Alone in the Trenches" by Esera Tuaolo
"Beyond the Down Low" by Keith Boykin
"Borderlands La Frontera - The New Mestiza" by Gloria Anzaldua
"Bulletproof Faith" by Candace Chellew-Hodge
"Complete Gay and Lesbian Manners" by Steven Petrow and Sally Chew
"Days of Love" by Elisa Rolle
"The Ethical Slut" by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy
"Fatherhood for Gay Men" by Kevin McGarry
"Finding Out: An Introduction to LGBT Studies" by D. Meem, M. Gibson, and J. Alexander
"The Gay and Lesbian Self-Esteem Book: A Guide to Loving Ourselves" by Kimeron Hardin
"Gay Travels in the Muslim World" by Michael T. Luongo
"God and the Gay Christian" by Matthew Vines
"A Guide to Gender" by Sam Killerman
"The Guide to Living with HIV Infection" by John Barlett and Ann Finkbeiner
"Handbook of Counseling and Psychotherapy with Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients" by R. Perez, K. DeBord, and K. Bieschke
"Handbook of LGBT Issues in Community Mental Health" by Ronald Hellman and Jack Drescher
"The Handbook of Public Health: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender" by Michael Shankle
"Homosexuality in Islam" by Scott Siraj al-Haqq Kugle
"I Must Resist" by Michael G. Long
"A Legal Guide for Lesbian and Gay Couples" by H. Curry, D. Clifford, R. Leonard, and F. Hertz
"The Lesbian and Gay Book of Love and Marriage" by Paula Martinac
"The Lesbian and Gay Parenting Handbook" by April Martin
"Lost Prophet" by John D'Emilio
"Love Makes a Family" by Gigi Kaeser and Peggy Gillespie
"Man's Search for Meaning" by Viktor Frankl
"The Mayor of Castro Street" by Randy Shilts
"Men Together: A Portrait of Love , Commitement, and Life" by Anderson Jones and David Fields
"My New Gender Workbook" by Kate Bornstein
"My Sexuality Workbook" by Mary Ann Watson
"Out of a Far Country" by Christopher Yuan and Angela Yuan
"Queer America: A People's GLBT History of the United States" by Vicki L. Eaklor
"A Queer History of the United States" by Michael Bronski
"Queer (In)Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States" by Joey Mogul, Andrea Ritchie, and Kay Whitlock
"The Quilt: Stories from the NAMES Project" by C. Ruskin, M. Heron, and D. Zemke
"The Sissy Duckling" by Harvey Fierstein
"Sister Outsider" by Audre Lorde
"Sons Talk About Their Gay Fathers" by Andrew Gottlieb
"Strong Women, Deep Closets" by Pat Griffin
"Substance Use Disorders in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Clients: Assessment & Treatment" by Sandra Anderson
"Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice" by M. Adams, L. Anne Bell, and P. Griffin
"That's So Gay! Microagressions and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community" by Kevin Nadal
"Transgender 101: A Simple Guide to a Complex Issue" by Nicholas Teich and Jamison Green
"Transgender History" by Susan Stryker
"Unfair" by John Shore
"Women in Love: Portraits of Lesbian Mothers & Their Families" by Barbara Seyda and Diana Herrera
"'You Can Tell Just by Looking' and 20 Other Myths about LGBT Life and People" by M. Bronski, A. Pellegrini, and M. Amico

DVDs

"8: The Mormon Proposition" by Reed Cowan
"Ask Not" by Johnny Symons
"Before Stonewall After Stonewall" by Robert Rosenberg, John Scagliotti, Greta Schiller
"Boys Don’t Cry" by Kimberly Peirce
"The Brandon Teena Story" by Susan Muska
"Bridegroom" by Linda Bloodworth Thomason
"Brother Outsider" by Bennett Singer, Nancy Kates
"Bullied" by Interrobang Production, LLC
"The Butch Factor" by Christopher Hines
"Chris & Don" by Guido Santi, Tina Mascara
"Dangerous Living: Coming Out in the Developing World" by John Scagliotti
"Equality U" by Cinevolve Studios
"For the Bible Tells Me So" by Daniel Karslake
"Gen Silent" by First Run Features
"Gods and Gays" by Luane Beck
"How to Survive a Plague" by David France
"A Jihad for Love: Islam Like You've Never Seen It" by Teaching Tolerance
"Outrage" by Kirby Dick
"Out the Past: The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Rights in America" by Ardustry Home Entertainment
"Paragraph 175" by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman
"Pariah" by Dee Rees
"Paris Is Burning" by Jennie Livingston
"Saint of 9/11" by Glen Holsten
"Stonewall Uprising" by Kate David and David Heilbroner
"The Times of Harvey Milk" by Robert Epstein and Richard Schimechen
"Training Rules" by Dee Mosbacher, Fawn Yacker
"Transgeneration" by Sundance Channel
"Trembling Before G-d" by Sandi Dubowski
"Two Spirits" by Lydia Nibley
"Vito" by Jeffrey Schwarz
"We Are Here" by David Weissman

Title IX books and DVDs +

Books

"Conducting Title IX Investigations" by Becky Falto
"Title IX: Student Staff Employee Training" by Becky Falto
"Title IX & Sexual Violence: Programs, Practical Materials & Training Tools" by Julie Phillips

DVDs

"Conducting Title IX Investigations" by PaperClip Communications
"Title IX: Student Staff Employee Training" by PaperClip Communications
"Title IX & Sexual Violence: Programs, Practical Materials & Training Tools" by PaperClip Communications

Race DVDs +

"The Children's March" by Teaching Tolerance
"Cracking the Codes" by Shakti Butler
"One Survivor Remembers" by Teaching Tolerance
"A Time for Justice" by Teaching Tolerance
"Until the Well Runs Dry" by Shawn O. Utsey
"Viva La Causa" by Teaching Tolerance