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African American History and Culture: Home

This is a guide to the Library's collection in African American History & Culture. It is not comprehensive, but rather provides a good starting point for research.

About This Guide

Photo of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Museum of African American History and Culture

Brook Ward. National Museum of African American History. Flickr. CC BY-NC 2.0


This guide is intended as a general research guide for African American History and Culture.  Use it to find resources in the library and online, as well as information about writing and researching.


The tabs across the top or the table of contents will take you to specific areas, as will links on the various pages.  Most links within the guide will open in a new window so that you still have easy access to the research guide.

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