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Book/Resource Lists

Selected resources from the library's holdings.

Memoirs and Biographies

Every homeless person is an individual with his or her own story.

Urban Poverty

Learn how the causes of poverty and homelessness arise from complex social forces.

Teens & Homelessness

Meet teens who face not only the challenges of adolescence but the struggles of broken homes, addiction and homelessness.

Children & Homelessness

No one is too young to experience homelessness. See this world through a child's eyes.

Films & Documentaries

See homelessness as depicted in both movies and gripping real-life stories.

Activism & Advocacy

Why should we care? How can we help?

Browse the Catalog

For library materials on this topic, browse these subject headings in the library catalog:

Browse the Shelves

Use these Library of Congress Classification Numbers to browse the shelves in the library. You can also use them to browse the Catalog.

Subject LC Classification
Homelessness HV4505-4506
Poverty HV4630
Housing HD7293

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Pittsburgh Resources

Directories of support organizations in Pittsburgh.

Web Sites