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Truxal Library Special Topic Guide: Black History: Positive Impact on America

Library exhibit in conjunction with AACC's 2024: Blackness in Full Bloom

Bright yellow banner featuring exhibit title and photo of Amanda Gorman, a young Black woman smiling slightly.

"There is always light. If only we're brave enough to see it. If only we're brave enough to be it."

Amanda Gorman's inauguration poem from The Hill We Climb

Welcome to Black History Month 2024!!

Truxal Library is proud to celebrate Black History Month (opens new window) with the college-wide theme of Blackness in Full Bloom. The selected library resources feature the exhibit theme, “Black History: Positive Impact on America,” and highlight how black culture has enriched and reshaped American culture for the better. Join us in honoring the contributions of African Americans to our society and learn more about their inspiring stories.

AACC's Events in Honor of Black History Month

Black woman surrounded by flowers and holding ribbons bearing words Inspiring, Blooming, Ever-Growing, and Energizing.

There are an amazing array of events happening at AACC in February 2024. Please visit AACC's Black History Month page (opens new window) to see the latest announcements.

Library photo courtesy of Barry Halkin Photography