About This Guide

This guide is designed to highlight reference sources, books, articles, and other library materials that are useful for research on diversity topics.

Topics covered in this guide include but are not limited to historically marginalized and protected classes of people. This includes minorities in categories such as race/ethnicity, gender, religion, income inequality, first-generation university students, veterans, disability/ableism, ageism, nationality and LGBTQ status.

Cornell University Library has several ways to assist you in your research. When you need research help, remember to Ask a Librarian.