In honor of the rich cultures and histories found within America’s black communities, the Tyler libraries are proud to celebrate Black History Month by sharing the libraries’ bountiful collections of inspiring stories and works of black artists, poets, activists, historians, writers, and leaders.
Please visit either campus library for our Black History Month displays or speak with library staff about particular people, events, or works of interest!
The following titles are available for checkout at the Tyler Libraries. Click on the item’s title link to request via QuickSearch to hold at the libraries’ information desks!
The Voyage of Sable Venus by Robin Coste Lewis
Midlothian Popular Reading Collection PS3612.E98 A6 2015
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Midlothian Circulating Collection E185.615 .C6335 2015
Chester Popular Reading Collection E185.615 .C6335 2015
Midlothian Circulating Collection ND237.W6497 A4 2012
Don’t Axe Me by Ellen Gallagher
Midlothian Circulating Collection N6537.G347 A4 2013
Hidden History: African American Cemeteries in Central Virginia by Lynn Rainville
Chester Circulating Collection F232.A3 R35 2014
Chester Circulating Collection E185.93.V8 C35 2001