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Africana, Asian American, Chicano, & Native American Studies Center

The Africana, Asian American, Chicano, & Native American Studies Center is made up of four collections located on the fifth floor of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library. These collections — Africana, Asian AmericanChicano, and Native American Studies — support academic programs and classes at SJSU, and each collection is supported by its respective Resource Center Advisory Committee. In addition, the Center houses a Comparative Ethnic Studies and Reference collections. 

The intent of these collections is to accomplish the following:

  • To create a nurturing academic support center for students.
  • To encourage the development of information literacy skills to help students become lifelong learners who can access, evaluate, and effectively use all library resources.
  • To foster in students a deeper understanding of and pride in their respective cultures and an appreciation and understanding of other cultures.
  • To give all SJSU students a greater appreciation and understanding of the history and culture of the Africana, Asian American, Chicano, and Native American communities.
  • To provide a collection of comparative multicultural resources to facilitate research between cultures.
  • To work collaboratively with their respective communities in San José to create programming and fundraising opportunities.

 

AAACNA Collections Print Books
(Under)represented Latin@s in STEM : increasing participation throughout education and the workplace
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc
Publication Date: 2018
100 love sonnets = Cien sonetos de amor
Author: Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973, author.
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication Date: 1986
1968 : radical protest and its enemies
Author: Vinen, Richard, author.
Publisher: Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: 2018
A different mirror : a history of multicultural America
Author: Takaki, Ronald T., 1939-2009.
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Publication Date: 1993
A Dolores Huerta reader
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication Date: 2008
A dream called home : a memoir
Author: Grande, Reyna, author.
Publisher: Atria Books
Publication Date: 2018
Afro-Latin American studies : an introduction
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: 2018
Ain't I a woman : Black women and feminism
Author: hooks, bell, 1952-
Publisher: South End Press
Publication Date: 19911981
Alice Walker's metaphysics : literature of spirit
Author: Warren, Nagueyalti author.
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Publication Date: 2019
America is in the heart : a personal history
Author: Bulosan, Carlos.
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Publication Date: 1973
American apartheid : the Native American struggle for self-determination and inclusion
Author: Woodard, Stephanie, author.
Publisher: Ig Publishing
Publication Date: 2018
American Indians of the Southwest
Author: Dutton, Bertha P. 1903-1994. (Bertha Pauline),
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication Date: 1983
Anything we love can be saved : a writer's activism
Author: Walker, Alice, 1944-
Publisher: Random House
Publication Date: 1997
Aperture.
Publisher: Aperture Foundation
Publication Date: 2016
Are Black men doomed?
Author: Young, Alford A., author.
Publisher: Polity Press
Publication Date: 2018
Are we not foreigners here? : Indigenous nationalism in the U.S.-Mexico borderlands
Author: Schulze, Jeffrey M., author.
Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Publication Date: 2018
Arrow of God
Author: Achebe, Chinua.
Publisher: Anchor Books
Publication Date: 19891974
Aztlán : essays on the Chicano homeland
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication Date: 2017
Backlash : what happens when we talk honestly about racism in America
Author: Yancy, George author.
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Publication Date: 2018
Bananaheart & other stories : a collection of short stories
Author: Hara, Marie, 1943-
Publisher: Bamboo Ridge Press
Publication Date: 1994
Bang : a novel
Author: Peña, Daniel, 1988- author.
Publisher: Arte Publico Press
Publication Date: 2017
Being Muslim : a cultural history of women of color in American Islam
Author: Chan-Malik, Sylvia, author.
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication Date: 2018
Beyond Black and White : transforming African-American politics
Author: Marable, Manning, 1950-2011.
Publisher: Verso
Publication Date: 1995
Biafra's War, 1967-1970 : a Tribal Conflict in Nigeria That Left a Million Dead
Author: Venter, Al J. author.
Publisher: Helion & Company
Publication Date: 2015
Black feminist thought : knowledge, consciousness, and the politics of empowerment
Author: Hill Collins, Patricia.
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: 1990
Black ice
Author: Cary, Lorene.
Publisher: Distributed by Random House; Knopf
Publication Date: 1991
Black in America
Publisher: Broadview Press
Publication Date: 2018
Black looks : race and representation
Author: hooks, bell, 1952-
Publisher: South End Press
Publication Date: 1992
Bless me, Ultima : a novel
Author: Anaya, Rudolfo A. author.
Publisher: Tonatiuh-Quinto Sol International
Publication Date: 1990
Blue beetle.
Publisher: DC Comics
Publication Date: 2018
Boyz n the hood : shifting Hollywood terrain
Author: Carr, Joi author.
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc
Publication Date: 2018
Brazil-Maru : a novel
Author: Yamashita, Karen Tei, 1951-
Publisher: Coffee House Press
Publication Date: 1992
Brothers and sisters
Author: Campbell, Bebe Moore, 1950-2006.
Publisher: Putnam
Publication Date: 1994
Brown-eyed children of the sun : lessons from the Chicano movement, 1965-1975
Author: Mariscal, George.
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication Date: 2005
Bury my heart in a free land : Black women intellectuals in modern U.S. history
Publisher: Praeger an imprint of ABC-CLIO LLC
Publication Date: 2018
Calling the soul back : embodied spirituality in Chicanx narrative
Author: Garcia Lopez, Christina author.
Publisher: The University of Arizona Press
Publication Date: 2019
Chicana movidas : new narratives of activism and feminism in the movement era
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication Date: 2018
Chicano politics : reality and promise, 1940-1990
Author: Gómez-Quiñones, Juan.
Publisher: University of New Mexico Press
Publication Date: 1990
China men
Author: Kingston, Maxine Hong, author.
Publisher: Vintage Books
Publication Date: 1989
Class matters : the strange career of an American delusion
Author: Fraser, Steve, 1945- author.
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 2018
Colonial desire : hybridity in theory, culture, and race
Author: Young, Robert, 1950-
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 1995
Coloniality of the U-S / Mexico border : power, violence, and the decolonial imperative
Author: Hernández, Roberto, 1979- author.
Publisher: The University of Arizona Press
Publication Date: 2018
Coming of age in the other America
Author: DeLuca, Stefanie, author.
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
Publication Date: 2016
Community-based participatory research : testimonios from Chicana/o studies
Publisher: The University of Arizona Press
Publication Date: 2019
Confronting authority : reflections of an ardent protester
Author: Bell, Derrick, 1930-2011.
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication Date: 1994
Cuando amamos cantamos = When we love someone we sing to them
Author: Martínez, Ernesto Javier, author.
Publisher: Reflection Press
Publication Date: 2018
Cultural revolution : stories
Author: Wong, Norman, 1963-
Publisher: Persea Books
Publication Date: 1994
Dismantling the racism machine : a manual and toolbox
Author: Gaffney, Karen, 1972- author.
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2018
Doris Miller, Pearl Harbor, and the birth of the civil rights movement
Author: Cutrer, Thomas W., author.
Publisher: Texas A & M University Press
Publication Date: 2018
Drawing on anger : portraits of U.S. hypocrisy
Author: García, Eric J., 1977- author, artist.
Publisher: Mad Creek Books an imprint of The Ohio State University Press
Publication Date: 2018