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Diversity: Home

Suggestions for research and links to resources on campus related to diversity and anti-racism

Pedagogy Guide and Resources for Racial Justice

Anti-Racist Pedagogy Guide: Methods and Challenges from University of Southern California. "A Joint effort of the USC Libraries and the Anti-Racist Pedagogy Organizing Committee, provides resources for developing anti-racist pedagogical strategies and syllabi."

Affirming Black Lives Without Inducing Trauma (Teaching Tolerance, May 8, 2020)

Black Lives Matter Resources from California State University San Marcos

Guide to Talking About Race

Talking about Race-- a guide from the National Museum of African American History & Culture, covering why talking about race matters; links to educational materials about historical foundations of race, with a crash course on slavery; whiteness; racial identity; and more.


The Archives and Special Collections at the University Libraries has a collection of historically significant records of the University. Its Documenting Diversity initiative has focused on underdocumented communities in Boston-- specifically the at-risk historical records of Boston's African American, Chinese, gay and lesbian, and Latino communities.  View online exhibits featuring photographs, documents, and more. 

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Research Help 

Need research help? Take a look at one of the more specific, more extensive subject guides below. Each is maintained by a librarian at Northeastern. Contact the librarian for help with research or any questions about your topic.

Selected E-Books

Below is a small number of frequently-requested titles; search Scholar Onesearch for our full collection of ebooks, films, and more. 


Check out these items in the library's streaming video collections.

Inshallah Beijing!  (Academic Video Online)

Trevor Noah  (Academic Video Online)

Memphis Midwives Work to Address Racial Disparities in Care  (Academic Video Online)

Design for Diversity

Design For Diversity

Design for Diversity logoHow can we design information systems accounting for diverse cultural materials and ways of knowing?

Learn more at and follow DesignForDiversity on Twitter at @Des4Div


Research Tools and Tips

Looking for a specific item for which you know the title? Use these quick search tools:

•  Books

Use the Scholar OneSearch Browse search to find books by title or author.

•  Ejournals

Use the Ejournal finder (search magazines and journals by title, e-only).


Use the A-Z database list.


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