Library Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
2022 Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award Winner
The CSUMB Library is pleased to announce the winner of our Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award. Olivia Equinoa, an Environmental Studies major graduating in Spring 2023, has won the award for her paper "Decolonization in Higher Environmental Education." In Olivia's words, her paper "introduces the practice of decolonization and discusses the importance of implementing it in higher environmental education. Using scholarly critiques and research, this paper explores ways decolonization can be enacted in universities, cautions in doing so, the consequences of not decolonizing these areas, and why it is crucial that it be practiced in the field of environmental education."As soon as the final version is ready, this paper will be published to the Digital Commons.
The CSUMB Tanimura and Antle Memorial Library is pleased to announce the opening of a lactation room in the building. The lactation room, room 1126, provides a private space for feeding infants or expressing milk. The space is open to faculty, staff, students, and community members, and is available all hours the library is open.
Chicanx Latinx Heritage Month 2019
Celebrate Chicanx/Latinx History Month with us!
LGBTQ+ Pride Month 2019
June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month! The CSUMB Library is happy to celebrate by sharing the following selection of recently published books on LGBTQ+ topics.
The CSUMB Library is pleased to announce the winner of our Ethnic Studies Research Paper Award. Gina Ion, an HCOM major graduating in Spring 2019, has won the award for her paper "Protests and Persuasion." In Gina's words, her paper "examines the historical and contemporary effectiveness of Native American rhetorical responses to the exploitation of natural resources."