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Black History Month

This guide serves as an introduction to library resources and information in celebration of Black History Month.

Key Search Terms

The items in this guide are only a sampling of the the many materials available through the library. Below are some examples of key words or subject headings you can use to search for further information in the library's catalog and databases.

  • African Americans
  • African Americans -- Alaska
  • African Americans -- Civil rights
  • African Americans -- History
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life

Or try out these related search terms:

  • African Americans -- Health and hygiene
  • African Americans -- Mental health
  • African Americans -- Psychology
  • African Americans in Literature
  • American literature -- African American authors
  • Civil rights
  • Race and ethnicity

For further searching tips, see our Get Help guides.

Selected Reference Works

Selected Print Books

Selected Ebooks

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