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Africana Library

The John Henrik Clarke Africana Library collection focuses on the history and culture of people of African ancestry. It supports the curriculum of the Africana Studies & Research Center and serves as a bibliographic reference and referral center, providing materials that complement the collections housed in Olin Library.

The Africana Library also contains valuable primary-source materials on the American civil rights and Black Power movements, including copies of rare monographs, manuscripts, newspapers and journal publications on microfilm and microfiche.

Holdings: 22,278 print volumes

18,475 microforms

Contact information
Reference Desk E-mail:
Reference Desk Phone: 
(607) 255-3822
Circulation Desk Phone: 
(607) 255-3822

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310 Triphammer Road Africana Studies and Research Center
Ithaca, NY 14850
United States
Phone: 607-255-3822
Fax: 607-255-0784