This guide on Equity Diversity and Inclusion in Education highlights many academic sources available at BU, and will always be a work in progress. You may want to begin by looking at Diversity at Boston University: or by studying some background information first, such as the Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education (BU Libraries eBook), but note when and how to use background material.
A few other sources are worth highlighting here in this introduction:
Your comments and questions are always welcome. Please feel free to recommend print and online additions.
White Like Me
#APeoplesJourney: African American Women and the Struggle for Equality
The Model Minority Myth
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Discussing Race
Teached - The Race-Based Education Gap in America
Miseducation of Cameron Post
Bostonia: Crystal Williams is Guiding BU Toward Greater Diversity and Inclusion
The HistoryMakers Database | HistoryMakers: Education
Featured Books, including Ibram X. Kendi's How to Be an Antiracist
Race Equity in Schools: Roles and Responsibilities of White Educators
Conversations with Experts: Jay Halfond with Raul Fernandez
Center for Antiracist Research
It is important to note, this has not always been true:
“Segregated Libraries.” Digital Public Library of America, https://dp.la/exhibitions/history-us-public-libraries/segregated-libraries. Accessed 19 Jun. 2020.