The Schomburg Center Research & Reference Division has extensively collected biographies, autobiographies, and memoirs by and about Black librarians.
To explore this area further search the catalog and try these subject headings:
African American librarians -- Biography.
African American librarians.
Minorities in library science.
Also explore the Schomburg Center Clipping Files
You can also search for articles about these librarians in the African American historical newspaper databases: ProQuest Historical African American Newspapers and African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 (Readex).
New York Amsterdam News (1938-1941), City edition; New York, N.Y. [New York, N.Y]. 24 Sep 1938: 1.
New Journal and Guide, Norfolk, Va. 03 Sep 1966: A15.