Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Black History Month

Black History Month Resource Guide

Juneteenth Freedom Day, University Library Resources

Regional Material (Texas)

Novels & Other Noteworthy Titles

Come Juneteenth

Juvenile Books @ the Library

Juneteenth! : celebrating freedom in Texas
Juneteenth: el Fin de la Esclavitud en Texas (Juneteenth)
What Is Juneteenth?
Jalani and the Lock
Harriet Tubman and My Grandmother's Quilts
Frederick Douglass and the North Star
Marching with Martin

Books @ the Library

Juneteenth: The Story Behind the Celebration

Streaming Films & DVDs

42 The Jackie Robinson Story
The hate u give
Ralph Ellison: An American Journey
A Son of Africa
Civil Warriors
300 Miles to Freedom

Special Collections

Learn about Juneteenth in the Topics in Black and African American History: Juneteenth section of the guide

Juneteenth in the Rio Grande Valley Lesson Plans

Page from Rio Grande Valley History: Our African American Heritage Poster Exhibit