Criteria for Evaluating Multicultural Literature
Denise Agosto, Ph.D. offers a straight forward set of five criteria with a series of reflective questions to help evaluate multicultural literature.
How To Choose The Best Multicultural Books (Instructor Magazine)
In this article you’ll find leads to 50 great books, plus advice from top educators, writers, and illustrators on how to spot literature that transcends stereotypes.
Guidelines written by the Council on Interracial Books for Children in order to help educators and parents select Bias-Free Textbooks and Storybooks. While much has changed since this document was first produced in 1980 the guidelines are still relevant.
Guidelines written by the Social Responsibilities Round Table’s Gay Task Force of the American Library Association in order to help librarians evaluate the treatment of gay themes in children’s and YA literature. Note that the Gay Task Force is now known as the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Round Table (GLBTRT). While much has changed since this document was first produced in 1976 the guidelines are still relevant.