Many thanks to Rebecca Martin, Collections Strategist, for creating the first version of this guide.
Welcome to your guide for exploring the history of African American education in the United States. Use the selected books below and links to the left to discover primary and secondary source materials.
Below is a list of helpful titles you might not easily find.
Chronology of African American History by Alton HornsbyThis chronological guide to the people, places and events significant to African American history includes details on important births and deaths, legislation and court decisions, rebellions and demonstrations, awards and honours, and elections and appointments. Brief biographies on many entries are also included, with excerpts from significant speeches, legislations, publications and other important documents.