Black History

Use these websites for general information about black history. Follow the links at the bottom to find websites and books out about black authors, illustrators, scientists, and inventors.


  • African American History for Kids– Features biographies, videos, timelines, history, photos, and games centered around black history. Compiled by the University of Illinois Extension.
  • – The largest online encyclopedia and social network dedicated to Black history and culture

Authors & Illustrators


Scientists & Inventors