Learn About Black History With Our Latest LibGuide!

Celebrate Black History Month 2022 with the RLB Library and check out our latest LibGuide created by the library’s Alisha Curtis. Learn about the achievements and contributions of African-Americans–many of which have been overlooked throughout history. This year’s theme is Continue reading Learn About Black History With Our Latest LibGuide!

Celebrate Juneteenth 2021

Juneteenth 2021 graphic

The History of Juneteenth Juneteenth celebrates African American freedom from slavery in the U.S. and is the oldest holiday celebrating Emancipation in the country. The holiday honors June 19, 1865, when Major General Gordon Granger led Union soldiers into Galveston, Texas Continue reading Celebrate Juneteenth 2021

Explore Baltimore Arts History with UB Special Collections & Archives

Though the COVID-19 pandemic continues to limit many of our activities like in-person archives research, in-person instruction, community events, and other gatherings, we can celebrate and explore Baltimore history through digital exhibits from UB Special Collections & Archives. February is Continue reading Explore Baltimore Arts History with UB Special Collections & Archives