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Welcoming America: Picture Books about Immigrant Experiences

Explore picture books about immigrant and refugee experiences through their stories.

In a New World: The Immigrant and Refugee Experience in YA

These YA books tell stories of immigrants and refugees from all across the world seeking a new place to live in the U.S.

The Refugee and Immigrant Experience | Grades 4 - 6

Learn more about the immigrant and refugee experience with these resources and engaging stories. Includes fiction and nonfiction.

Read: World Refugee Day

Reading about the refugee experience can help us understand the complex reasons behind people seeking asylum.

Learn a New Language

Use Transparent Language Online to learn 90+ languages (including English) -- available for free with your library card!

Books on the Immigrant Experience for Young Readers

Stories that build understanding and empathy for the experience of immigrants, migrants, and refugees making a new home in the U.S.

In a New World: The Immigrant and Refugee Experience in YA

These YA books tell stories of immigrants and refugees from all across the world seeking a new place to live in the U.S.

Welcoming Week: Stories of the Immigrant Experience

These memoirs, novels, and essays explore the immigrant experience in America and elsewhere. Pick one up this Welcoming Week.

2020 Census: It's Not Too Late!

It's Quick and Easy: The 2020 Census takes just a few moments to complete. It's Not Too Late: You can still complete the census today.

30th Anniversary of the ADA

July 26, 2020 is the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, a groundbreaking civil rights law.

Pride Playlist

From party anthems to laid-back folk strummers, Saint Paul Public Library has you covered with these LGBTQIA artists.

Musicians Against Racism

Songs that call to protest racism, fight for justice, and celebrate black culture in America and around the world.

Transgender Activists, Advocates, and Voices

Celebrate transgender voices, history, and stories this Pride with these titles focusing on transgender activists and LGBTQIA civil rights.

Love in the Name of Pride: LGBTQIA+ Romances

Bbooks are all about LGBTQIA+ love in its myriad and joyous forms., from the sweet to the complicated, the funny to the angsty.

Pride Storytime June 25

Featuring "Julián is a Mermaid" by Jessica Love and "When Aidan Became a Brother" by Kyle Lukoff.

LGBTQIA Reads for Teens

June is Pride Month! Honor and celebrate the diverse experiences of the LGBTQ community with these great YA titles.
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