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Juneteenth Reads

Juneteenth is a time of celebration and a time of education. Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery, but it also celebrates hope and the enduring spirit of freedom. In honor of the 155th anniversary of Juneteenth we have pulled together a list of print and digital resources for you to explore.

Digital Resources

Access these resources online – anytime, anywhere.

Print Resources

These items can be reserved (on our online catalog or by calling the library at 946-3432) and picked up via curbside delivery.

  • Biased:  Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That We See, Think, and Do
    • Eberhardt, Jennifer
    • 303.3 EBE
  • Black Lives Matter
    • Edwards, Sue/Harris, Duchess
    • J305.89 ED
  • From Behind the Wall:Commentary on Crime, Punishment, Race, and the Underclass by a Prison Inmate
    • Frazier, Mansfield
    • 364.973 FRA
  • Let’s Talk About Race
    • Lester, Julius
    • 305.8 LES
  • A Lynching in the Heartland:Race and Memory in America
    • Madison, James
    • 305.89 MAD
  • Woke Church:An Urgent Call for Christians in America to Confront Racism and Injustice
    • Mason, Eric
    • 277.3 MAS
  • Dreams from My Father:A Story of Race and Inheritance
    • Obama, Barack
    • B Obama
  • Small Great Things
    • Picoult, Jodi
    • FIC PIC
  • It’s Not Always Racist…But Sometimes It Is:Reshaping How We Think About Racism
    • Poulton, Dionne
    • 305.89 POU
  • The Evolution of Racism:Human Differences and the Use and Abuse of Science
    • Shipman, Pat
    • 305.5009 SHI
  • The Hate U Give
    • Thomas, Angie
    • YA THO
  • What the Hell Do You Have to Lose? :Trump’s War on Civil Rights
    • Williams, Juan
    • 323.11 WIL
  • Equality & Diversity
    • Ogden, Charlie
    • J 305.8 OGD
  • All Different Now:Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom
    • Johnson, Angela
    • EJ JOH
  • Son of God and the Saga of Race in America
    • Blum, Edward
    • 232 BLU
  • To Protect and Serve:How to Fix America’s Police
    • Stamper, Norm
    • 363.2 STA
  • On the Come Up
    • Thomas, Angie
    • YA THO
  • Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America
    • Zoboi, Ibi
    • YA BLA
  • When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
    • Khan, Patrisse
    • 305.89 KHA
  • A Night Divided
    • Nielsen, Jennifer
    • JF NIE
  • All American Boys
    • Reynolds, Jason
    • YA REY
  • Dark Sky Rising:Reconstruction and the Dawn of Jim Crow
    • Gates, Henry
    • J973.8 GAT
  • Black America Since MLK: and Still I Rise
    • Documentary
    • DVD BLA