Welcome to the Durland Alternatives Library!

A Resource for Transformative Action

Since 1974

Free and Open to the Public!

25,000 items

a collaboration on a variety of topics.


Flamingo Rampant!

July 1, 2015

Flamingo Rampant is a micro-press with a mission – to produce feminist, racially-diverse, LGBTQ positive children’s books. This is an effort to bring visibility and positivity to the reading landscape of children everywhere. We make books kids love that love them right back, bedtime stories for beautiful dreams, and books that make kids of all … Read more


CUSLAR : New books, upcoming events, and discussion

March 14, 2015

At the next Alternatives Cafe we will be joined by Tim Shenk, the coordinator of CUSLAR, to discuss upcoming events and new books added to their collection at the library. As always, refreshments are provided as part of the Alternatives Cafe! March 19th – 3:00 – 4:00pm at the Durland Alternatives Library 127 Anabel Taylor … Read more