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African American History and Culture

A list of resources concerning the African-American community.

Physical Items

Due to damage from Hurricane Laura, physical items are temporarily unavailable.

Library of Congress Numbers

The below books constitute a small selection of the print resources that SOWELA has to offer. You can find more books about the African American experience under these call numbers:

E184.5 - E185.98 - African Americans in United States History

E441 - E453 - Slavery in the United States, Anti-Slavery Movement

PS1 - PS3576 - American Literature

PS 153 - African American Literature

PS 591 - African American Poetry

Z 1361 - African Americans Bibliography

American Military

Civil Rights

Harlem Renaissance

Literature

Music

Slavery & Abolitionism