Welcome to Books for Classrooms

All children deserve to see themselves in books in their classrooms.

Why Supplementary Books?

Every classroom needs a collection of books. You never know what will capture a child’s imagination. What was the first book that influenced your life?

Why Diverse Books?

Southern Arizona classrooms are filled with students from diverse backgrounds. Every child deserves to see themselves in books in their classroom.

Why Us?

We collaborate with national organizations and very small presses to find diverse books at the lowest cost.

Our Mission

Helping build stronger schools, communities and citizens.

We have provided over

Books on diversity, peace, social justice and the environment to over 800 classrooms and libraries in Pima County Title 1 schools; allowing over 20,000 students to see themselves in books.

“We want to raise our children so that they can take a sense of pleasure in both their own heritage and the diversity of others.”

– Mister Rogers

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