African American Center - 3rd Floor

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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

Film: Life after Life
Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 5:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Kwanzaa 2019
Sunday, December 29, 2019, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium

Upcoming Classes

Write Now!
Saturday, December 21, 2019, 12:00 pm
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3

Current Exhibits

Same Game Different Smokers
Through Thursday, February 6, 2020
Main Library, African American Center
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