African American Studies
SocIndex with Full Text
Over 2 million records from more than 1,200 "core" journals (some dating as far back as 1895), plus another selected group of over 3,200 journals
African American Periodicals, 1825-1995
Search 170 periodicals by and about African Americans.
African American Newspapers, 1827-1998
Search more than 270 African American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Black Drama: 1850 - Present
Online searchable plays (over 500!) by 125 playwrights.
Oxford African American Studies Center
Access to reference resources in African American studies
African American Music Reference
Text reference, biographies, chronologies, sheet music, images, lyrics, liner notes, and discographies which chronicle the diverse history and culture of the African American experience through music.
Search in hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 200,000+ images and audio files, and nearly 100 videos.
Digital Library on American Slavery
This site, hosted by the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, provides access to digital primary source documents relating to slavery in the United Sates.
National Archives Archival Databases
This site provides access to the digitized collections held by the National Archives.
Digital Collections & Service - Library of Congress
This site is a portal to all of the Library of Congress digital collections of historical materials.