OverDrive, our library’s digital reading platform, announced a new program called Black Lives Matter: Community Reads (https://bit.ly/3drclad). These #ownvoices titles will be made available to libraries at no cost and will be available for you to access instantly with no waitlists or holds:
- “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness” by Michelle Alexander
- “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas
- “Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor” by Layla F Saad
- “So You Want to Talk About Race” by Ijemoa Oluo
Visit https://mnstate.overdrive.com to take advantage of reading/listening to these digital anti-racism and social justice titles as we continue to educate ourselves, amplify Black voices, and grow in our anti-racism journeys.