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Black History Month: Home

February is Black History Month

Featured Books in the SCC Library

Black History Month

Every February, the United States celebrates Black History Month. This Library Guide showcases fiction and non-fiction literature by and films about African Americans that are held by the SCC Library. This Guide also contains links to websites about Black History Month and about African American contributions to US History.

Sources on US Black History Month

The following links provide historical sources for the establishment of Black History Month in the United States:

Black History Month Library Display

Visit the SCC Library throughout February to see our Black History Month book display!

Black History Month 2023 Display in the SCC Library

Click on the "Books in the Library" tab near the top of this page to see more Black History Month books!

From Library Database: Britannica ImageQuest

Crowds Petition for Civil Rights at the 1960 Democratic Convention in Los Angeles. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Accessed January 10, 2017.