Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933-2020)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg served on the United States Supreme Court from 1993-2020. She was a lifelong champion for human rights and equality.

To learn more about the life of this amazing woman, here are some library materials we recommend:

Adult Materials

Kids & YA Materials


Want to learn more without leaving home? Try these electronic materials, free with your library card:


Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Heather Moore Niver – hoopla

Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Jessie Alkire – hoopla

Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Kathy Furgang – hoopla

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Case of R.B.G. vs. Inequality by Jonah Winter, Stacy Innerst – hoopla, libby

Meet the Greats: Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Tim Cooke – hoopla

Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Sara Spiller, Jeff Bane – hoopla, hoopla

Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Kaitlin Scirri – hoopla

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Iconic Supreme Court Justice by James Roland – hoopla

I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark – libby

She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World by Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger – libby



Leading Women: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Cathleen Small – hoopla

Dissenter on the Bench: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Life and Work by Victoria Ortiz – libby 



Ruth Bader Ginsburg In Her Own Words edited by Helena Hunt – hoopla

I Know This To Be True: Ruth Bader Ginsburg edited by Geoff Blackwell, Ruth Hobday – hoopla

The RBG Way: The Secrets Of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Success – hoopla audiobook

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Life by Jane Sherron de Hart – libby, libby audiobook

My Own Words by Ruth Bader Ginsburg – libby, libby audiobook

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon – libby, libby audiobook

Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World by Linda Hirshman – libby, libby audiobook

In Praise of Difficult Women: Life Lessons From 29 Heroines Who Dared to Break the Rules by Karen Karbo – libby



RBG (2018) – hoopla, kanopy


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