Featured Books - Curated Booklists

The booklists on this page were compiled by CSUSM University Library staff and can be used as a starting place to explore titles related to specific themes. Ebooks are indicated by an asterisk*.

CSUSM students, faculty and staff will need to sign in with their CSUSM account to borrow the books and ebooks listed. For help using any ebooks in the library's collections, please email cda-issues@csusm.edu

Latinx Heritage Month

Sept 15-Oct 15 is Latinx Heritage month. We invite you to explore the titles and authors listed below.

College & Finals Success 

These ebooks will help you set yourself up for success!  

Asian Pacific Islander Desi American (APIDA) 

May is APIDA Heritage month. We invite you to explore the titles and authors listed below.

LGBTQIA 

June is Pride month. We invite you to explore the titles and authors listed below.

Juneteenth 

June 19th is Juneteenth. We invite you to learn more about this national holiday and offer the ebook, On Juneteenth*.

Instructions for downloading the ebook to a mobile device using the recommended "Libby" app are available here: https://help.overdrive.com/en-us/1307.html

We also invite you to explore books by the prominent Black authors listed below.