KCKPL staff selected various electronic resources to help you learn more about African American culture and history this month and throughout the year. Explore a variety of resources, including books, music, movies and historical content available through Axis360, Hoopla, Databases and Kanopy. Don’t have a library card to access this content? Check if you live in the KC Metro and sign up for a KCKPL eCard.
AVAILABLE ON HOOPLA
Follow the link to find more: Hoopla African American Voices
AVAILABLE ON KANOPY
A collection of films available on Kanopy to Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.
Stream hundreds of film about Martin Luther King, Jr and other prominent African Americans. Follow the link to find more: Celebrate MLK Jr.
AVAILABLE ON AXIS360
Checkout the featured African American list on Axis360 to find your new favorite book or an old favorite. Follow the link: Axis360 African American Voices
AVAILABLE THROUGH THE DATABASES
Use Novelist to find recommendations for other books by your favorite African American author. Follow the link above to find your next recommendation.