A Human Library is a library of people. This is an event where readers can borrow human beings serving as open books and have conversations they would not normally have access to. Every human book from represents a group in our society that is often subjected to prejudice, stigmatization or discrimination because of their lifestyle, diagnosis, belief, disability, social status, ethnic origin, etc. At the event, Readers will check out the books for short conversations centered around the Book's experiences in an open atmosphere where we can all learn more about ourselves and others.
Listen to a Book About a Life Not Your Own. Wednesday, November 8, 2023, from 3-6 p.m. in Student Union room 2592.
Books will be available from 3-6 p.m. for 15-minute check-out sessions. The Human Library at UToledo was organized by a partnership of many UToledo organizations including the Division of Student Affairs, the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and the University Libraries.