by Reference Librarian 2 | June 9, 2021 at 02:06 PM
Juneteenth, observed on June 19 each year, is a day of celebration to commemorate the ending of slavery in the United States. Want to learn more about this holiday or racism in America? Check out links to some of the library resources listed below.
AML Staff Picks: Social Injustice & Racism
- Family Reads (Young Children - Grade 2)
- Middle Grade Reads (Grades 3-6)
- Teen Reads (Grades 7 & 8)
- Young Adult Reads (Grades 9-12)
- Adult Reads
- Juneteenth collection on Hoopla - Ebooks, audiobooks, video and music
- Social and Systemic Injustice collection on Kanopy - Streaming video
- Race & Racism in America - Minuteman OverDrive collection
Access to OverDrive is available to all Minuteman card holders.
Access to Hoopla and Kanopy is limited to Acton residents. Other residents may access these resources through their home library's subscriptions or by registering for a Boston Public Library e-card.