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Black Studies: Culture & Languages

Resources for a global and interdisciplinary approach to the history, culture, literature, and languages of Africa and the diaspora.


If you need to know a bit about one of the over 2000 languages in Africa, this is your book.

Heritage Library of African Peoples

At Forest Park campus Library you can find the Heritage Library of African Peoples, which contains small volumes about many of the hundreds of ethnic groups living in Africa, including my favorite, the Ewe people of Ghana.

Subject Guide

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5460 Highland Park Dr.
St. Louis, MO 63110

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000