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Black History Month

Resources about Black history, culture and activism.

Black History Month

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February is

Black History Month

Origins of Black History Month

Books & eBooks

Below is a selection of books on Black history, music, art and culture. For more books on these subjects, try subject searches in the catalog using the following terms:

African American Women
African Americans
African Americans, History
African American Aesthetics
African Americans, Music
African American Art
African American Authors
Harlem Renaissance
Jazz, History and Criticism


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