Last Updated: Apr 16, 2014
Black Studies in Video
Alexander Street Press collection of documentaries, newsreels, interviews & archival footage surveying the evolution of Black culture in the U.S. Current release has 218 videos totaling 173 hours.
ProQuest History Vault: NAACP Papers
Publication Date: Began in 2012.
Northwestern University Library’s subscription covers parts 1 and 2: The Papers of the NAACP, Part 1: Meetings of the Board of Directors, Records of Annual Conferences, Major Speeches, and Special Reports, 1909-1950; and Papers of the NAACP, Part 02: 1919-1939, Personal Correspondence of Selected NAACP Officials.
- African American Experience
Material from print reference titles & multivolume sets, 67 Negro Universities Press texts, 3,500 WPA slave narratives, and primary documents: manuscripts, speeches, court cases, quotations, advertisements, statistics, and other papers.
- Black Studies Center
Treasure trove of online resources created by the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture of the New York Public Library. Includes essays, dissertations, articles from journals, and the Chicago Defender, 1905-1975; New York Amsterdam News, 1922-1993; and, Pittsburgh Courier, 1911-2002.
- Black Thought and Culture
Well-known works of historically important Black leaders. Has unique, fugitive, & never-before-published materials. Also includes issues of the Black Panther newspaper and the journal Artist and Influence.
- Oxford African American Studies Center
Includes articles from Oxford University Press reference sources, primary sources, images, maps, charts & tables, multimedia, timelines, and biographies.
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