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Chicanx Latinx Heritage Month 2018

National Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15 to October 15 and recognizes the contributions of Latinos to U.S. culture. CSUMB celebrates by hosting Chicanx/Latinx Heritage Month events, some of which are listed here along with library resources on related topics.

LGBTQ+ Pride Month 2018

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month! The CSUMB Library is happy to celebrate by sharing the following resources.

2018 Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award Winners

The CSUMB Library is pleased to announce the winner of our Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award. Marisol Cruz, a CHHS major graduating in Spring 2018, has won the award for her paper “Filipino Americans: A health profile addressing health disparities and the effects of U.S. assimilation and discrimination.” Marisol wrote the winning paper for PH 407: Multicultural Health Education (4 units).

Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month 2018

CSUMB celebrates Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month in April and May. Here are a few resources related to some of the programs and events happening on campus this month.

March 2018 Exhibit in the Archives: The Farr Legacy

The Farr Legacy Collection documents the public service careers of Congressman Sam Farr and his father, state Senator Fred Farr, and the impact of their work throughout the state of California and across the United States. Items on display include campaign materials, newspaper clippings, photographs, and correspondence for both Congressman Sam Farr and Senator Fred Farr, as well as photographs taken by Congressman Sam Farr during his congressional career.

Womyn and Gender Justice Month 2018

March is nationally recognized as Women's History Month, and CSUMB celebrates Womyn, Gender, and Justice Month by hosting events. For further information on related topics, the library recommends the following resources.

Black Hxstory Month 2018

Since 1976, Black History Month has been celebrated in the United States during the month of February. CSUMB commemorates Black History Month by hosting a number of events. For further information on related topics, the library recommends the following resources.

Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award

The Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award is back for a second year! Students may submit a paper on an Ethnic Studies topic that they have written for any of their classes at CSUMB. The winner will be chosen in Spring 2018 and will receive a $500 prize.

Changes in OneSearch

Have you been noticing changes to the CSUMB Library’s OneSearch? We’re testing out possible improvements to the search interface because we want you to have the best possible search experience. Changes to the search interface will be based on best practices, user data, and user feedback.

Trans Awareness Week 2017

November 14-20 is Transgender Awareness Week, and CSUMB's Pride Club is hosting several events. For further reading on related topics, the CSUMB Library offers the following resources.

Native American History Month 2017

November is Native American Heritage Month, and CSUMB is hosting a Native American Gathering. The books featured below are just a few examples of what the library has to offer on related topics.

Disability Awareness & History 2017

The first week of October is Mental Illness Awareness Week. The second week of October is Disability History Week. October is also National Disability Employment Awareness Month. This year's theme is "Inclusion Drives Innovation."

OUT-ober: LGBTQ+ History Month 2017

CSUMB celebrates LGBTQ+ history with a series of events. Some of the events are listed here along with library resources on related topics.

Chicanx Latinx Heritage Month 2017

National Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15 to October 15 and recognizes the contributions of Latinos to U.S. culture. CSUMB celebrates by hosting Chicanx/Latinx Heritage Month events, some of which are listed here along with library resources on related topics.

LGBTQ+ Pride Month 2017

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month! The CSUMB Library is happy to celebrate by sharing the following resources.

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Kanopy Streaming Video

The library has recently introduced the new online video streaming service, Kanopy. Kanopy's collection includes thousands of award-winning documentaries, educational films and theatrical releases.

Chican@/Latin@ Heritage Month 2016

National Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15 to October 15 and recognizes the contributions of Latinos to U.S. culture. CSUMB celebrates by hosting Chican@/Latin@ Heritage Month events, some of which are listed along with library resources on related topics.

Banned Books Week 2016: Celebrating Diversity

Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types –- in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some consider unorthodox or unpopular. This year's Banned Books Week is celebrating diversity.

Native American Heritage Month 2016

November is Native American Heritage Month, and there will be a number of celebratory events at CSUMB. The books featured here are a few examples of what the library has to offer on related topics.

Trans* Awareness Week 2016

November 14-20 is Trans* Awareness Week, and CSUMB will be hosting several events. The CSUMB Library offers the following suggestions for related reading.

Black History Month 2017

Since 1976, Black History Month has been celebrated in the United States during the month of February. CSUMB commemorates Black History Month by hosting a number of events. For further information on related topics, the library recommends the following resources.

Womyn and Gender Justice Month 2017

March is nationally recognized as Women's History Month, and CSUMB celebrates Womyn, Gender, & Justice Month by hosting a number of events. For further information on related topics, the library recommends these resources.

Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month 2017

CSUMB celebrates Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month in April and May. Here are a few resources related to some of the programs and events happening on campus this month.

Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award Winners

The CSUMB Library is pleased to announce the winner of our Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award.