University of Kansas library adds gender-neutral restrooms
September 10, 2017
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A library on the University of Kansas campus now offers gender-inclusive restrooms.
The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the Watson Library has debuted two private, non-gendered bathrooms this semester.
Dean of Libraries Kevin Smith says the renovations create a more welcoming space for those who don't identify with traditional binary genders. He says the response has overall been very positive.
Smith says the staff-led restroom renovation project is part of the university libraries' Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives.
Other bathrooms in the library have...