“We serve the unique and indispensable role as gatekeepers for history, culture and the African-American experience...”
The HBCU Library Alliance is a consortium that supports the collaboration of information professionals dedicated to providing an array of resources designed to strengthen Historically Black Colleges and Universities and their constituents.
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Library Leadership: Deans & Directors
Need a contact? Find out who the deans & directors are of libraries at Historically Black College and Universities and additional information about these institutions.
1931 Graduating Class, St. Augustine’s (NC), image courtesy of HBCU Library Alliance Digital Collection
A Decade of Achievement, a Call to Excellence: The History and Contributions of the HBCU Library Alliance
International Journal of Academic Library and Information Science
Vol. 2(2), pp. 14-21, February 2014
ISSN: 2360-7858 © 2014 Academic Research Journals
Success stories of the Atlanta University Center Woodruff Library (GA) and the University of the Virgin Islands were published in February 6, 2012 Black History Month edition of American Libraries.
Emory Center for Digital Scholarship /HBCU Library Alliance Summer Institute
The Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS), with a grant from the Andrew Mellon Foundation, partnered with the HBCU Library Alliance to present a week long institute for HBCU librarians. From June 16-20, 2014 twenty participants received training on Copyright, Intellectual Property tools, and digital scholarship tools including WordPress, OMEKA, and the ECDS tour app.
Follow this link http://diverseeducation.com/article/66434/ for more information on the Summer Institute.
Click here http://lyrasis.adobeconnect.com/p180ax4s9wc/ for a webinar recording by Elizabeth Jean Brumfield, Prairie View A&M University (TX) on the training received at Summer Institute.