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African American Studies   Tags: african_american_studies, ethnic_studies  

A research guide to major print, electronic, and Web resources.
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Welcome to the African American Studies LibGuide! This guide is meant to supplement and guide your research into African American history and culture.  Click on the blue tabs above to get started.  If you feel like you need more help, be sure to look at the left hand box for ways to contact a librarian.

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Core Databases in African American Studies

  • Historical Abstracts
    With over 800,000 records, Historical Abstracts is a resource that covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 forward, including world history, military history, women’s history, history of education, and more.
  • Oxford African American Studies Center
    Digital collection of Oxford University Press titles on the African American experience across disciplines.
  • America: History & Life
    Index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to present, with citations and links to book and media reviews.

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