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African American Research Library and Cultural Center

African American Research Library and Cultural Center
Address:
2650 Sistrunk Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Click here to get directions from Google Maps.

Telephone:
954-625-2800

Hours:
Monday - Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Bus Routes:
Routes 40, 11 (3 block walk from NW 6th St/NW 19th Ave)

•Literary collections of African-American authors
•Books and artifacts from Africa, the Caribbean, and North and South America
•Small Business Resource Center
•Resources for information on local history
•Free wireless Internet access
•5,000-square-foot art gallery
African-American Research Library and Cultural Center




Books

Daniel M. Johnson Collection contains more than 5,600 books. Most are first print editions signed by the author and include accompanying materials such as news clippings, program flyers, written correspondence and photographs. Of special note is the extensive collection of books on the history of ancient Egypt, Nubi…