Format: Book

Description: This book draws on research from various academic fields to explore the issues surrounding African American literacy and to aid in developing culturally responsive school and library programs with the goal of helping to close the achievement gap and improve the quality of life for African American youth.


Citation: Hughes-Hassell, S., Bracy, P., &  Rawson, C.  (2016). Libraries, literacy, and African American youth: Research and practice. Santa Barbara: Libraries Unlimited.