LGBTQIA+ Pride Month

We've got Pride at the Library!

Brooklyn Public Library is celebrating Pride 2024 with expanded access to queer books, brand new booklists, and some great events. BPL's 2024 pride campaign art was created by Carmen Pizarro

Books Unbanned

In recent years, public and school libraries across the United States have experienced an unprecedented wave of book challenges and bans, many focused on censoring queer stories. In April 2022, Brooklyn Public Library launched Books Unbanned, granting teens and young adults in the U.S., ages 13-21, free access to its entire digital collection of over half a million eBooks and audiobooks. Find out more about Books Unbanned.

Read Queer Books
2024 | New Queer Books

Take Pride in what you're reading! Celebrate Pride with Brooklyn Public Library's list of new queer books for all ages, published since last year's Pride Month: