There are innumerable African Americans from throughout history who deserve to be remembered. Unfortunately, we cannot cover all of them in this guide. The following books and websites offer lists and short biographies of notable African Americans that you can use as a starting point for your own research into their lives. If you find a person that you would like more information on, please contact us through AskALibrarian or by calling us at (302) 736-7030 and we would be happy to assist you.
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Check out the following websites for more information on notable African Americans throughout history: