Black Studies Resources

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Publishes quarterly bibliography listing edited works and articles from African studies journals and journals from Africa.

Includes book and article abstracts in the humanities and social sciences written about the Caribbean region since 1989.

Includes current newspapers, magazines, newsletters, and community publications of the ethnic, minority, and native presses. Includes scholarly journals on ethnicities and ethnic studies. Provides full text in English and Spanish.

Covers multidisciplinary, international Black Studies journals with full text coverage of core journals.

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Provides selected full text, scholarly and peer review articles in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

This principal resource for citations of articles and books on the history and culture of the United States, Mexico, and Canada includes some full text.

Provides topic and citation searching and identifies articles published in high impact arts and humanities journals.

Find primary source documents on colonial history, politics, and culture from 1492 to 2007, primarily about the British Empire, especially Africa, the Americas, Australia, Oceania, and South Asia.

The Encyclopaedia of Islam (2nd edition), provides authoritative information and scholarly entries about the Middle East and the Islamic world.

Find citations to academic articles on world history (except the U.S. and Canada), from the 15h century to the present.

Indexes citations to articles from scholarly social science and humanities journals from 1907 to 1984.

Contains free access to case studies, evaluations, white papers, annual reports, issue briefs, and numerous other materials addressing the world's social problems that include aging, crime and safety, government reports, nonprofit and philanthropy, race and ethnicity, and transportation.

Provides reference, literary timelines, and articles on authors, journalists, and critics from all literary periods. Covers literary genres such as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism.

Archives primary source documents for the study of slavery and abolition with materials from Africa, the Caribbean, the U.S., Latin America, and Europe from 1490 to 2007.

Indexes the citations of articles in high impact social science journals. Includes cited reference searching, (papers that have cited a paper of interest after it was originally published). Covers journals published from 1992 to the present.

Indexes citations to journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, and conference proceedings in the field of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.