African American Center - 3rd Floor

Department detail

Hours

Sun
12 - 6
Mon
9 - 6
Tue
9 - 8
Wed
9 - 8
Thu
9 - 8
Fri
12 - 6
Sat
10 - 6

The African American Center on the third floor of the Main Library welcomes students, researchers, and anyone interested in learning more about the historical, political, and cultural experiences of African Americans in California and beyond. In addition to housing a collection of reference materials that span a range of subject areas, including religion, slavery, civil rights, racial identity, art, military, and current events, the Center also partners with other library departments and community organizations to sponsor exhibits and programs that are free to the public.

Collections and Services Available

Upcoming Events

Port Chicago author talk
Sunday, July 14, 2019, 2:00 pm
Main Library, African American Center

Upcoming Classes

WriteNow
Saturday, July 20, 2019, 12:00 pm
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3

Current Exhibits

Strike! Ethnic Studies Now
Through Thursday, June 20, 2019
Main Library, General Collections
The Port Chicago Story
Through Thursday, July 25, 2019
Main Library, African American Center
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