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Black History Month Library Guide

In honor of Black History Month this Research Guide will show what is available at the San Diego Mesa College library and other community resources. People of all backgrounds and colors can learn from the content in this guide.

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  • Make an appointment. Click here  and make an in person or Zoom appointment with a Mesa librarian who will help you live, at your convenience. 
  • Phone: Call the Reference Desk Monday through Friday from 8:00AM to 7:00PM at 619-388-2660.
  • Email: You can email us anytime at we will normally respond within one business day.
  • Chat with a reference librarian from the 24/7 team that works with Mesa from around the world, anytime of the day or night, just click the blue "24/7 Ask A Librarian!" button below.



This guide has been designed to promote access to library and community information resources to illuminate, preserve, increase information about Black History Month. This information resource will intentionally focus on Black communities in the United States and abroad to highlight the multiplicity of blackness and Black experiences. The tabs on the left of this guide will lead you through the resources that have been compiled for you. This guide is a work in progress and we will be happy to get your valuable feedback for this guide.

Photo by Black Studies Dept. San Diego Mesa College

Mesa Library Resources

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San Diego Mesa College Library currently has:

‚ÄčStudents receive research support through:

Resources are accessed through the library’s website at