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This resource brings together many reference as well as primary and secondary sources. Includes collections of Black historical newspapers, archival primary source collections such as the Papers of the NAACP, academic journals, video content, and the Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience.
Formerly known as the International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), this is a major periodical database on Black Studies and culture. The Black Studies Periodicals Database has the largest backfile of retrospective bibliographic citations for Black periodicals from as early as 1902. The Black Studies Periodicals Database covers journals and magazines from the United States, African nations, and the Caribbean. Coverage is international in scope and multidisciplinary, spanning cultural, economic, historical, religious, social, and political issues of vital importance to the Black Studies discipline.
Oxford Bibliographies offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on specific topics across varied subject areas. The content is arranged into modules including African American Studies, African Studies, Anthropology, Art History, Cinema and Media Studies, Literary and Critical Theory, Political Science, Sociology, and several more. Each of these features an introduction to the topic. Bibliographies can be browsed by subject area and searched by keyword.
Provides access to many digitized collections of archival materials, including the papers of the NAACP, CORE, SCLC, SNCC, Revolutionary Action Movement, League of Revolutionary Black Workers, and several other Civil Rights and Black Power Movement collections.
A large database that includes access to approximately 50 historical newspapers including several African American newspapers: Atlanta Daily World, The Baltimore Afro-American, Chicago Defender, Cleveland Call and Post, Los Angeles Sentinel, Michigan Chronicle, New York Amsterdam News, Norfolk Journal and Guide, Philadelphia Tribune, and The Pittsburgh Courier.