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Hispanic Heritage Month 2021 Celebrated by ARL Member Libraries

Last Updated on July 9, 2022, 9:44 am ET

National Hispanic Heritage Month logo
image courtesy of the Library of Congress

The following list includes events, news stories, blog posts, resources, and exhibits from Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member libraries in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month 2021.



Events | News and Blog Posts | Resources and Exhibits


New York Public Library
Contemporary Latina Writers: National Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff
September 14, 7:00 p.m. EDT, online (recorded)

NC State University Libraries
Nelson Hall Latinx Heritage Mural Reveal
September 17, 4:00 p.m. EDT, in-person

University of Pittsburgh University Library System
Hispanic Round Table Discussions
September 21, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. EDT, online

Boston Public Library
An Afternoon with Sonia Manzano
September 25, 2–3:30 p.m. EDT, in-person and online

Library of Congress
Celebration of Children’s and YA Latin American and Latinx Literature
October 11, 6–7:00 p.m. EDT, online

Library of Congress
2020 Américas Award Ceremony
October 12, 6–7:00 p.m. EDT, online

Texas A&M University Libraries
Zine Making: Compartiendo Cuentos de Esperanza
October 12, 6–7:00 p.m. CDT, in-person


News and Blog Posts

University of Arizona Libraries
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at the Libraries

UC Berkeley Library
Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month with Arte Público Press
Literature Picks for Hispanic Heritage Month

Duke University Libraries
Lilly Collection Spotlight: Películas for Hispanic Heritage Month

Emory University Libraries
Emory Libraries Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

Florida State University Libraries
Latinx Heritage Month

University of Miami Libraries
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with UML

University of Michigan Library
Latinx Heritage Month 2021

University of Missouri Libraries
National Hispanic Heritage Month Book Recommendations

National Archives and Records Administration
El Movimiento: The Chicano Movement and Hispanic Identity in the United States

University of New Mexico Libraries
Faculty Spotlight: Margie Montañez

New York Public Library
Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month at NYPL: Discover Latinx Book Lists, Programs, and More

New York Public Library Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and Afro-Latinx Ties

UNC University Libraries
Carolina Latinx Center Partners with University Libraries on Latinx Stories Project

Penn Libraries
Featured Books: Hispanic Heritage Month

Princeton University Library
PUL Honors Hispanic Heritage Month

Rice University Library
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month Sept 15–Oct 15

USC Libraries
Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month

The University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library
7 Books to Read for Latinx Heritage Month

University of Virginia Library
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 – October 15, 2021
Welcome to Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month 2021!


Resources and Exhibits

National Hispanic Heritage Month website, combining resources from the Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution, and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

University at Buffalo, SUNY, Libraries
National Hispanic Heritage Month

UC Santa Barbara Library
Chicana/o Studies: Hispanic Heritage Month

University of Colorado Boulder Libraries
Hispanic Heritage Month

Illinois University Library
MPAL Exhibits 2021–2022: Hispanic Heritage Month

Iowa State University Library
Latinx Heritage Month Exhibit 2021

National Archives and Records Administration
Hispanic Heritage Month

National Archives and Records Administration
Hispanic/Latino Heritage

New York Public Library
National Hispanic Heritage Month 2021: Researching with NYPL’s E-Resources and Other Databases

New York Public Library
Recursos multilingües de La Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York

NC State University Libraries
Historical State Timelines: Latinx Community

Penn Libraries
Latino Studies guide

USC Libraries
Latin American Studies research guide

Syracuse University Libraries
Resources for Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month

Texas A&M University Libraries
National Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month