To use the
resources below from off campus, just click on the links! You will be directed to a Login Page. Follow the instructions
provided and enter your Elmhurst College Technology Account login and
you don't know your Technology Account login or password, you'll want
to go to Computer Services, Room 107 CSTC.
These book series, which endeavor to explore all the angles of a topic, are a good starting point for your research:
Queer: The Gay and Lesbian Encyclopedia. Reference R305.90664
Cross Cultural Communication in Diverse Settings [videorecording]. Circulation Desk. VIDEO 303.482 C951
Dictionary of Race and Ethnic Relations. Reference R305.8003 C338D
Differences that Work. 658.30089D569
The Diversity Advantage: How American Business Can Out-Perform Japanese and European Companies in the Global Marketplace. 331.133 F363D
Diversity and Affirmative Action in Public Service. 331.1330973 D618
The Diversity Toolkit. 658.30089 S699D
The Encyclopedia of Aging: A Comprehensive Resource in Gerontology and Geriatrics. Reference R305.2603 E561995 ~ the first volume contains an article discussing ageism.
Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics. Reference R170.3 E56a 1998 ~ volume 1 has a lengthy article on affirmative action, followed by a bibliography.
Encyclopedia of Disability and Rehabilitation. Reference R362.403 E56 ~ with articles on affirmative action, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and civil rights, this is a good resource.
Encyclopedia of Multiculturalism. Reference R306.4460973 E56
Ethical Dimensions of Diversity. 658.3008 H796E
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America. Reference R305.8 G151
Globalwork: Bridging Distance, Culture, and Time. 658.049 O36G
Hate Crimes: A Reference Handbook. 364.1 J54h
In the Name of Hate: Understanding Hate Crimes. 364.1 P462i
Managing a Diverse Workplace: Understanding Different Cultural Values and Styles [videorecording]. Circulation Desk. VIDEO 658.314 M266
Managing Diversity [videorecording]. Circulation Desk. VIDEO 658.3 M266
Mastering Diversity: Managing for Success Under ADA & Other Anti-Discrimination Laws. Reference R346.730159 W225m
The Meaning of Difference:American Constructions of Race, Sex and Gender, Social class, and Sexual Orientation. 306.0973 M483 2003
Multicultural Course Transformation in Higher Education. 370.117 M961c
Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives. 370.117 M961b 2005
On the Issues [videorecording]. Circulation Desk. VIDEO 174.4 O58 ~ volume 2 is called Sexual Politics at Work.
Privilege, Power and Difference. 303.3 J66p
Punishing Hate: Bias Crimes under American law. 345.73025 L419p
Religious Discrimination: A Neglected Issue. 342.0852 U58R
Race, Gender, and Discrimination at Work. 331.133 C678r
Racial Violence on Trial: A Handbook with Cases, Laws, and Documents. 345.73025 W167
Religion and the Law: A Dictionary. Reference R342.730852 A589r ~ the article "Accommodation of Religious Belief" cites some important cases.
The Supreme Court and Individual Rights. 342.73085 S9591997
Teaching What You're Not: Identity Politics in Higher Education. 378.125 T253m
Teaching About Culture, Ethinicity and Diversity. 306.0973 M483 2003
A Video Guide to (Dis)ability Awareness [videorecording]. Circulation Desk. VIDEO 305.908 D611
We Can't Teach What We Don't Know. 370.117 H849wc
White Awareness: Handbook for Anti-Racism Training. Netlibrary E-book.
Women's Issues. Reference R305.403 W872 ~ "Employment of Women" is a thorough article discussing the many problems that women can face in the workplace.
Below is a list electronic reference books, accessible from on and off-campus, that the library offers through the Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America.
Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered History in America.
Encyclopedia of American Religions.
Islam & the Muslim World.
Use I-Share Online to find books held in the Elmhurst College library as well as books owned by 64 other Illinois academic libraries.
|Diversity in the workplace||Ethnic relations|
|Diversity in the workplace--United States||Race relations|
|Diversity in the workplace--United States--Management||Homosexuality|
|Discrimination||Religion in the workplace|
|Sex discrimination against women||Affirmative action programs|
|Minorities--Employment||Work and family|
Ordering books from other libraries ~ I-Share Online allows you to request books held by 65 academic libraries in Illinois. As an Elmhurst student, you can also go to any I-Share school and check out a book in person. All you need is your Jaypass.
Once you've identified your articles, use I-Share Online to determine if the library owns the journal in print or in microfilm. Because there are also journals available electronically, you'll want to check Journals and Magazines Available Online for electronic access to journals.
If you cannot find an article at Elmhurst, you can request it through our online Interlibrary Loan article request form.
How can I order a copy of an article I can't find at Elmhurst College?
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May 17, 2006 by Peg Cook , Assistant Reference
Created 15 December 2000 by Ayanna Gaines, Assistant Reference Librarian
A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College