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Black History Month: Home

A pathfinder designed to educate people about Black History Month, which celebrates famous African Americans.


Biographies, Events & Topics, Primary Sources, Timelines, Images & Videos and Maps & Charts. An incredible wealth of information, a must visit.

A do not miss database: Global coverage of authors & their works, advice on writing (how to write on popular authors), overviews, synopses, analyses, & literary criticism, topics & themes (in-depth, full-text entries on literary movements, literary groups, magazines and newspapers, & historical events that help place literature in context), information on more than 46,000 major and minor literary characters, full and partial text from hundreds of print titles. Be sure to visit:


Print Resources - In Library Use Only

Print Resources - Non Fiction

Films on Demand : Ida B. Wells : A Passion for Justice

African-American Lives 2: A Way Out of No Way

Web Resources

Accessible Archives

Informational DVDs

Print Resources - Fiction