Carter G. Woodson Library is one of the largest libraries on the South Side. It is a two-story building with computers and numerous books and periodicals. The library, named for historian Carter G. Woodson, has a summer reading program and various workshops. An expansion project has created a building addition named the Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection of Afro-American History & Literature. The extension's plan includes a reading room and storage for archives, rare books and microfilms, as well as online access to additional African-American research sources.