The following titles include readings, articles and activities to engage people around the topic of diversity.

Our Compelling Interests - The Value of Diversity for Democracy and a Prosperus Society      New

by Earl Lewis and Nancy Cantor
a collection of essays exploring diversity and examining how our differences will influence our future success

What If? Short Stories to Spark Diversity Dialogue  New

by Steve L. Robbins
engaging "stories" that can be read and discussed to explore topics about diversity

Diversity Management - The Manager's Pocket Guide

by Dr. Edward Hubbard
an easy-to-use reference guide to help supervisors think about diversity issues

Trainer's Diversity Source Book

by Jonamay Lambert and Selma Myers
a wide range of activity ideas with tips for facilitating discussions

Diversity's Promise for Higher Education - Making It Work

by Daryl G. Smith
analyzes how diversity is practiced today and offers new recommendations for effecting lasting and meaningful change

Strategic Diversity Leadership

by Damon Williams
this book is intended for presidents, provosts, chief diversity officers or diversity professionals, and anyone who wants to champion diversity and embed its objectives on his or her campus

Doing Diversity in Higher Education - Faculty Leaders Share Challenges and Strategies

edited by Winnifred R. Brown-Glaude
presents case studies to examine the role faculty play in improving diversity on their campuses

Diversity in American Higher Education - Toward a More Comprehensive Approach

edited by Lisa Stulberg and Sharon Lawner Weinberg
presents a wide range of critical issues that comprise the current discourse on diversity on the college campus

Multicultural Competence in Student Affairs

by Raechelle Pope, Amy Reynolds and John Mueller
a unique resource that offers student affairs practitioners and faculty a guide that features a model of core competencies that embraces the broad scope of multicultural issues including race, class, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, and abilities

Multiculturalism on Campus - Theory, Models and Practices for Understanding Diversity and Creating Inclusion

by Michael Cuyjet, Mary Howard-Hamilton and Diane Cooper
a guide to gaining a deeper understanding of the various multicultural groups on college campuses for faculty in the classroom and professional staff who desire to understand the complexity of the students they serve, as well as reflect on their own values and motivations

Additional Resources

Additional books on Diversity (these resources are not included in the Cafe Collection).

Readings for Diversity and Social Justice - 2nd Edition

edited by Maurianne Adams, Warren Blumenfeld, Carmelita Casteneda, Heather Hackman, Madeline Peters and Ximena Zuniga
a comprehensive book with updated readings and articles about social identity and oppression

Crossing the Bridge

by Carrie Gibson
an Amherst alumna who writes about her experiences learning about diversity, and inviting each of us "to imagne what it feels like to be someone else"