February is Black History Month, which has a long history of growing celebrations and recognition. The Library has several resources for exploring African American history and culture.
Below is a selected list of databases and ebooks that you can access through the Library:
African American Communities
"Focusing predominantly on Atlanta, Chicago, New York, and towns and cities in North Carolina this resource presents multiple aspects of the African American community through pamphlets, newspapers and periodicals, correspondence, official records, reports and in-depth oral histories, revealing the prevalent challenges of racism, discrimination and integration, and a unique African American culture and identity." - Adam Matthew Digital
For help using our ebooks, please see this guide.