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Little Free Diverse Libraries: What They Are and How You Can Help

What are Little Free Diverse Libraries and how can you get involved in the movement? A history and guide for starting.

Decolonizing Your Bookshelf: The What, The Why, and The How

If you're looking for a how-to on decolonizing your bookshelf, we've got your guide, including what that means and why you should do it.

Here’s What You Need to Know about Florida’s Critical Race Theory Ban

On Thursday, Florida passed a law forbidding the teaching of critical race theory in schools. Here's what that means and why it matters.

Bid in This Bookish Auction to Provide Relief for Palestinian Children

Books for Palestine is an online auction to provide emergency relief for children in Palestine featuring signed books and other items.

Celebrate #FillEveryShelf And Help Pack Classroom Libraries

Set your alarm for tomorrow at 7 a.m. EDT and help pack classrooms across the U.S. with books with the DonorsChoose #FillEveryShelf campaign.

The Ever-Growing Challenges of Getting Books Into Prisons

The pandemic has made an difficult process even harder. As new challenges arise, organizations are fighting for prisoners’ access to books.

Literary Activism: How To Help Texas’s Recovery

A call to literary activism; where and how to help Texas's recovery from Winter Storm Uri and the climate crisis which followed.

7 More Reading Challenges to Diversify Your Reading in 2021

Here are a few more 2021 reading challenges that will diversify your shelf and bring lots of nerdy fun to your reading life.

Sex Workers’ Voices: 10 Books About Sex Work by Sex Workers

The best way to start the conversation around sex work is to listen to actual sex workers. Learn more on the topic with these books, including Whip Smart: The True Story of a Secret Life by Melissa Febos.

18 Literacy Charities To Donate To This Year

Donating for the holidays or for the CARES Act tax deduction? These literacy charities are doing great work locally and on larger scales.