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African American Studies: African American Studies

ACFPL features an extensive collection of resources about African American history, accomplishments, issues, figures and more. This guide provides a sampling of the materials available on this subject to view more visit the library or browse the catalog.

Atlantic City African American History

African Americans are Atlantic City's largest racial group. Many great African American performers and entertainers, sports professionals, and business professionals spent time in Atlantic City. Resources about African Americans in Atlantic City are found in this guide on African American History in Atlantic City.  Also see the book The Northside; African Americans and the creation of Atlantic City.


African American History Month

Premium eResources

Use these resources in the library as a guest or from any internet connection with your library card.

Use Ebscohost:to obtain articles on African American History Month and other important topics in African American history, arts and culture.





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