The MCNY Black Maternal Health Initiative (BMHI) is a student and community engagement project that seeks to respond to the existential crisis of Black maternal health in the U.S., New York City, and most specifically, the Bronx.


Our Mission

  • To support the intellectual life of the MCNY community with tools for critical inquiry;
  • To provide students foundational research skills needed to succeed in college and in the field, while also examining the social and political dimensions of information;
  • To  provide access to scholarly material, both in  print and online, along with research services and critical information literacy instruction;
  • To provide collaborative community space, resources, and cultural programing to foster lifelong learning.

Who We Are

Natalia Sucre Director of Library Services
Tina Callender Evening Reference Librarian
Jonathan Frater Technical Services Librarian
Gregory Lewis Library Assistant – Technology Specialist
Mon-Thu 9am-8pm
Fri 9am-5pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Mon, Tue, Thu 12am-8pm
Wed 11am-7pm
Sat 9am-4pm
Mon-Thu 9am-8pm
Fri 9am-5pm
Sat 9am-5pm

Reminder: The library staff is available for remote support during on-campus library hours as well. For research help, please write to Research Tutoring and for all other questions to General Support.

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