Below are a selection of books about Juneteenth and emancipation in America--non-fiction, fiction, and primary sources. To search W&L's full holdings, use the W&L library catalog.
W&L University Library is open to current W&L students and staff/faculty members only. All other library users may borrow books through our outdoor pick-up service. Send desired titles and call numbers to email@example.com. Requested books will be available for pickup at Leyburn Library within two business days.
If any items are currently checked out, email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive notification of availability.
Special Collections preserves local, historical primary sources as well as locally produced secondary sources, like papers authored by members of the Rockbridge Historical Society.
To research local Black history and geneology, email Tom Camden (email@example.com) or Seth Goodhart (firstname.lastname@example.org) in Special Collections & Archives.