Using Subject Keyword in the catalog, try African American or African Americans
Here are some more exact Subject Headings in these areas :
African American civil rights workers
African American families
African American intellectuals
African American musicians
African American women -- Biography
African American women -- Ethnic identity
African Americans -- Biography
African Americans -- Civil rights
African Americans -- Fiction
African Americans -- History
African Americans -- Music
African Americans - Politics & government
African Americans - Race identity
African Americans - Social conditions
Racism -- United States
Slavery -- United States -- History
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Book example at Jordan Campus: Unconscious Bias in Schools at : 371.82996073 B443U 2019
The terminology that describes various groups changes over time. The current term “African-American” has replaced the older term “Afro-American,” which in turn replaced the much older "Negro" and "colored." They are also called "Blacks" or "Black Americans."
Here are some common search terms dealing with African Americans. This list isn't definitive, but gives examples which can be used in your searching in the online catalog, in library databases, or on the Internet.
Affirmative action, African Americans, Black race, Hate crimes, Ku Klux Klan, Prejudices, Racial profiling, Racism, Slavery