Skip to Main Content

Black Lives Matter

This guide is meant to serve as a jumping-off point for students and faculty to gain a better understanding of the events related to the Black Lives Matter movement, including the death of unarmed black Americans by police and the subsequent protests.

Banner image shows 3 Black adults with fist raised in front of a blue background with the text Black Lives Matter

An interview with the founders of Black Lives Matter | Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, Opal Tometi

Current Events & News

Featured Resources

Rate This Guide


This guide has been extensively modified, yet inspired from an original, used with permission from librarians at the University of Arizona. Please incorporate these resources or copy the whole guide, you have their permission! and ours. Also consider signing Safiya Noble's statement from information studies academics and professions to affirm #BlackLivesMatter.