Our mission: Engaging community, promoting progress, transforming lives through culture, history and awareness.
Founded in August 1987, by the late Mrs. Wylene Burch, The Howard County Center of African American Culture, Inc. is an independent, non-profit, educational organization dedicated to the collection, preservation and interpretation of African American history and culture of Howard County, Maryland.
The late Mrs. Wylene Burch, Founder
Research, Explore and Learn!
Located on the second floor of the Clark Library building at Howard Community College, the HCCAAC Research Library boast rich and diverse reference materials, posters, magazines, and books that tell the many stories that compose the African American experience in Howard County. Our librarians are happy to guide you to the resource that you want or introduce you to resources that you may not know exist. This library has a superb collection that will undoubtedly leave the visitor with new and exciting information.learn more
HCCAAC Research Library