While the library has long held books and other media about systemic racism in America, this guide was developed shortly after the murder of George Floyd. Collaborators of this guide worked together virtually, during the coronavirus pandemic, to highlight educational, historical, and self-care resources for all ages. This guide was spontaneously and collaboratively developed by:
"We stand with the Black community of ASU and Arizona and we will continue to support individuals as they speak their truth and document their stories of resiliency and acts of racism against marginalized communities across the state. We see you, we hear you, and you matter."