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Ames Public Library Creates “Black Book Nook” Collection

Ames Public Library has created a new collection of books and materials called the “Black Book Nook.” The goal of this collection is to foster education and community engagement with Black history, thought, literature, and culture.

Find the Black Book Nook and other special collections at

The Black Book Nook was created through a partnership between Ames Public Library and the Iowa State University Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion | Office of Equal Opportunity.

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