Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh engages all of our communities in literacy and learning. Check out the titles below and ask your local librarian for more.
A handy book about intersectionality that depicts the nuances of identity and embraces difference as a source of community.
Through child-friendly language and vibrant art, this picture book provides young readers and parents alike with the vocabulary to discuss gender identity with sensitivity. You can also check out this title as eBook on Overdrive/Libby.
After kindergarteners Jacob and Sophie are prevented from using their school’s bathrooms, their teacher helps her students write new rules about who can use which bathroom.
A comic book for kids that includes children and families of all makeups, orientations, and gender identities; an essential resource about bodies, gender, and sexuality for children ages 8 to 10 as well as their parents and caregivers. You can also check out this title as eBook on Overdrive/Libby or as eBook on Hoopla.
Pronouns serve as a familiar starting point for kids and grown-ups to expand ideas about gender and celebrate personal expression with fun imagery that provides a place to meet and play.
An introduction to gender for ages 3+, with straightforward language for talking about how we experience gender: our body, our expression,and our gender identity. Ideal for use in the classroom or at home, it includes an interactive wheel and a guide for adults, explaining key concepts and identifying useful discussion points.