An aerial view of a 'Black Lives Matter' mural is seen on Fulton Street in Brooklyn, New York City on June 15, 2020. (Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
This guide is designed to provide resources on archiving the Black Lives Matter movement. It includes resources that can help you seek out archival documentation of the Black Lives Matter Movement that has been and continues to be collected by activists and communities of color across the U.S. through online archives. The guide also provides links to resources for documenting your experiences as an activist, and/or documenting the work of other activists.The guide includes information, tools and resources about capturing, collecting, and preserving materials related to activism and protest.
To learn more about how the archival profession has responded to the Black Lives Matter movement, please see the statements of the following organizations: