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African American Studies: Collection

Collection Overview

UC Berkeley's African American Studies collections are concentrated in the humanities and social sciences.

Location of print collections:

Specialized materials in other campus libraries:

African American-related special collections are located in the Bancroft Library:

Manuscript and archives of significant African Americans and organizations, such as the NAACP and CORE, are owned in microfilm in the Newspapers & Microforms Library. A list of these are in African American Microform Collections in the UC Berkeley Library - A Bibliography

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