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Library Essential Services
This is a guide to finding resources about African and African American history and literature. There are links to primary (original sources) and secondary (articles, encyclopedia, books) sources, music and movies on DVD and VHS. Great websites are also included on this guide. If you need additional assistance, please send me a message.
Black Studies Center
Modern and historical essays, journals, newspapers, fiction, literature, and poetry on the African diaspora experience. Includes the historical Chicago Defender newspaper. Material comes from the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. (Full-Text)
American History in Video
American History in Video is a collection of nearly 6,800 videos relevant to the study of American history, such as the complete series of the United Newsreel, award-wining documentaries, and dramatic reenactments of historical events. Key historical eras represented here are Civil Rights, Apartheid, and the Jazz Era.
Popular music from throughout American history. (Streaming Audio)