Vaccination Update

Due to City of Philadelphia mandates, all students, faculty and staff must be fully vaccinated. To register for in-person or hybrid classes, students need to be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption. Students who are not vaccinated or do not have an approved exemption are able to register for fully online courses. Please see our College COVID-19 Updates for more information and visit our Virtual Student Resource Center for support.

February is Black History Month

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), established on September 9, 1915 by Dr. Carter G. Woodson, founded Black History Month. The association continues the work and mission of Dr. Woodson, who is known as the "Father of Black History."

The Association's theme for this year is Celebrating Black Health and Wellness.

Executive Summary

The College Library subscribes to the African-American History database, from Infobase. (Access on-campus, or through MyCCP)

Other databases include:

AtoZ Food America
AtoZ World Food
Civil Rights & Social Justice
Ethnic Diversity Source
Ethnic Newswatch
Global Road Warrior
Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture, and Law
Swank Digital Campus (films)

Library Guides:

African American Studies 
Anti-Racism Resources