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Africana Studies: Black History Books


These fifty books in African-American studies are selected in honor of Black History Month (February). They are located on Level Three in the bookcase by the Research Services office (Rm. 344).

The Library has an extensive collection of books in African-American studies!

For help with finding more books contact Prof. Mellone through his profile below.


Ask any research librarian for help, online through our Ask Us research service or in-person in Rm. 344!


African-American Literature

Slavery, Civil War, & Reconstruction

African American Soldiers in 20th Century Wars

Harlem Renaissance

Civil Rights and Beyond

Research Librarian

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James Mellone
Prof. James Tasato Mellone
Historical, Cultural, and Social Sciences Librarian
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