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Recommended Reading: September

Highline College's librarians recommend materials from the library collection on a wide variety of topics.

About This Guide

Work: A Celebration of Labor Day

The first Monday of September is Labor Day in the United States.  Since 1894, this day has been recognized by Congress as a holiday dedicated to the social and economic efforts and successes of workers in America (

In honor of Labor Day, September's recommended readings highlight the labor movement, labor history, and the experiences of the working class.

You can find some of these materials on our Recommended Reading display rack on the Plaza Level of the library.   Several EBSCO eBooks have also been included in the reading list, and these can be accessed online via the links provided in this guide.  (Note that you will need to login using your Highline College ID and password to access these materials).  Enjoy!

Full Recommended Reading List

Books in the Library