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Bridgeport Public Library

Black Life in America

The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media, 1704-today

Comprehensive coverage of the African American Experience from the early 18th century to the present day.  Sourced from more than 19,000 American and global news sources, including over 400 current and historical Black publications.  An easy-to-use online resource available 24/7. 

Use your library card number to access the information.