Runnymede Trust Periodicals

Scope and Content

Periodicals covering a variety of subjects and publications including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Black Feminist Newsletter
  • Black Liberator
  • Dragons Teeth: Anti-Racist childrens books magazine
  • Grassroots: Black Community News
  • Hip Hop Connection
  • New Equals (formerly Equals)
  • Race and class (formerly Race)
  • Ten-8: The Black Image
  • Youth and community

More detailed descriptions can be found on the Black Cultural Archives' Calm View:


The Runnymede periodicals are arranged alphabetically.

Access Information

This collection is available for research. Readers are strongly urged to contact Black Cultural Archives in advance of their visit. Some of the material may be stored off-site and advance notice of at least a week is needed in order to retrieve this material.

The reading room is open for access to archive materials Wednesdays-Fridays, 10am-4pm. The reading room is also open late every second Thursday of the month, 1pm-7pm.

Please email the archivist to book an appointment

Custodial History

The Runnymede collection of periodicals has been collected by the Runnymede Trust. Any gaps within the collection have been filled with periodicals collected by the Black Cultural Archives.