Library Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Library Diversity Statement

The CSUMB Library is committed to supporting diversity, inclusive excellence, equity, and social justice within the communities we serve. The library strives to:

  • Enhance the experience of the CSUMB community by maintaining inclusive, safe, and welcoming library spaces, and by providing resources, services, programs, events, and exhibits that support diversity, inclusive excellence, equity, social justice, and a sense of belonging.
  • Maintain strong relationships with diverse CSUMB communities including cultural and identity groups, first-generation, low-income, international students, and programs that support them.
  • Provide professional development training and support for all library employees in developing cultural competencies.
  • Utilize inclusive hiring practices so that our library employees reflect the diverse communities we serve.