Black History Month 2023

Black History Month in Libraries

Reading list - browse and suggest missing titles

Explore staff and student reading recommendations with our Black History Month reading list.

Many titles are available to borrow from our libraries in print or ebook format. Click through on the reading list to check availability and place requests.

Is your favourite title missing from our collection and reading list?

Let us know and we'll add it to the reading list and try to purchase as many of the suggested titles that are not already in our collections as possible. Suggest titles


Empower Her Words: Celebrating Black Women in Creativity

A creative workshop exploring the use of poetry, spoken word or creative writing for self expression. 

Thursday 26 October, 1- 3pm 

Location to be confirmed

Exploring our collections

In our physical and online collections, staff, students and researchers can access a wide range of books and journals related to the history, achievements, contributions and lived experiences of Black people. 

Take a look at our blog post for some suggestions of where to start your search.



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