Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Lemieux Library
Lemieux Library

New at Lemieux! News and Updates at the Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons

Library Collections and Resources Honoring Black History

by Caitlin Plovnick on 2021-02-10T16:08:00-08:00 | Comments

For more information, recommendations, and a complete list of Seattle University events honoring Black History, see

Reading Lists – books available through Lemieux Library

Office of Diversity & Inclusion Summer Reading Lists

Racial Justice Reads

Primary Sources and Scholarship – databases available through Lemieux Library

African American Communities –  presents multiple aspects of the African American community through pamphlets, newspapers and periodicals, correspondence, official records, reports and in-depth oral histories

Oxford African American Studies Center – presents images, primary sources with specially written commentaries, maps, and articles by top scholars in the field

Race Relations in America – documents three pivotal decades in the fight for civil rights, showcasing speeches, reports, surveys and analyses produced in 1943-1970 by Fisk University Race Relations Department staff and Institute participants, including Charles S. Johnson, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Thurgood Marshall

Web Portals – Black History archives and reference centers available on the web

History Makers Digital Archive – extensive video oral history collection

BlackPast – comprehensive reference center

The African-American Mosaic – Library of Congress resource guide for the study of Black history and culture

 Add a Comment


  Recent Posts

Thanksgiving Week Hours and Access
Updates about building hours for Thanksgiving week and between November 29 and December 11.
Citation Manager Workshop
Citation managers are tools that you can use to store, organize, and create citations. Find out more about a workshop for getting started with these tools!
Citation Index and Journal Metrics Pilot
Learn more about the two citation citations indices and journal metric resources being piloted during the 2021-2022 academic year.
Fall 2021 Dean's Welcome
A Welcome Message from Sarah Barbara Watstein, Dean, Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons.
Fall 2021 Library Hours
Library hours for Fall Quarter 2021.


Enter your e-mail address to receive notifications of new posts by e-mail.


  Return to Blog
This post is closed for further discussion.