Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Book Displays

Celebrate Freedom Day on Juneteenth

On display starting June 9, 2022 • Selected by Malia Willey

Juneteenth is a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States. This federal holiday is also known as Freedom Day, Emancipation Day, Jubilee Day, and Black Independence Day. Learn more about Juneteenth and emancipation with this book display. Materials include books, children’s books, films, historical primary sources, and more.

Online Resources

Primary Source Databases

​​​​​​These databases are only available to those with a JMU eID and password. If you are off campus, you will need to follow instructions to set up your computer to access databases and journals.

Print & eBooks

Children's Books

Streaming Video