Celebrate Black History with the Library!
Since 1976, February has been designated as Black History Month to honor the accomplishments of African Americans throughout U. S. history, highlighting their contributions to science, literature, art, politics, education, and more. Check out some of the Library resources below to learn more.
In Black Freedom Struggle, there are primary source documents from several of the time periods in American History when the river of the Black Freedom Struggle ran more powerfully, while not losing sight of the fierce, often violent opposition that Black people have faced on the road to freedom.
This website contains approximately 1,600 documents focused on six phases of Black Freedom: