Books in Celebration of Latinx Heritage Month from Perpich Library
September 25, 2023
September 15-October 15 is National Hispanic/Latine/Latinx Heritage Month! The Perpich Library is celebrating by highlighting books in our collection that focus on visual artists and photographers who come from, or whose ancestors come from: Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
New Graphic Novels from Perpich Library
August 23, 2023
The Perpich Library has an extensive and diverse collection of graphic novels. Graphic novels are similar to comic books because they use sequential art to tell a story. Unlike comic books, graphic novels are generally stand-alone stories with more complex plots. Collections…
New Native American Titles from Perpich Library
July 24, 2023
The library is busy adding new titles to the collection this summer! We are especially excited that we have added a number of new Native American titles, many of which are by local authors from Minnesota. Here is a selection of just…
Books by LGBTQ+ Authors from Perpich Library
June 21, 2023
In celebration of Pride Month, the library is featuring a selection of amazing books by LGBTQ+ authors from our very extensive collection of materials.
All items on this list are available at the Perpich library. Click on titles for more information.
1. Afterparties: Stories…
Books About Plants and Gardening from Perpich Library
May 23, 2023
Happy May! It’s the time of year when Minnesotans finally emerge from their homes and the color green starts to emerge from the trees and the ground. In honor of the beginning of the growing season, the library is showcasing books about…
Poetic Picture Books from Perpich Library
April 19, 2023
April is National Poetry Month. In honor of this, the library is featuring picture books about poetry! Not just for children, these books encourage a love of poetry in all ages and are excellent to either use in the classroom or to…
Spotlight on Women Playwrights from Perpich Library
March 21, 2023
This month, the library is highlighting plays written by some of the brilliant women playwrights from our extensive play collection. Check out our catalog for more titles!
All items on this list are available at the Perpich library. Click on titles for more…
Graphic Novels Written by Black Authors from Perpich Library
February 22, 2023
In honor of Black History Month, the library is featuring a selection of graphic novels written by Black authors. Black authors have had a historically difficult time breaking into the comic world as writers. For more information on Black comic book writers…
In Memoriam from Perpich Library
January 24, 2023
Every year it is important to take a moment and remember those who have left us, reflecting on their lasting legacy on our world. These are just a few of the many artists, musicians, writers, and actors who died in 2022 who…