Guide to scholarly literature in the field of African American studies. Subdivided into articles by established scholars covering major categories of research with corresponding bibliographies of recommended resources.
Contains material for black studies including essays, periodicals, reference books, the Schomburg Studies, and more.
Black Studies Center seamlessly integrates the Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, Black Studies Periodicals Database (formerly IIBP), and full-text access to historical back-files of Chicago Defender from 1935-1975, a prominent black newspaper. The Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience consists of commissioned essays by scholars in the field and a collection of primary resources that includes photographs and video clips.
Indexes African American fiction, poetry, and literary criticism appearing in Black owned and edited publications in the United States. Includes the index to Black Literature, 1827-1940, a microfiche collection.
Black Newspapers provides a record of social change spanning almost a century. Covers major events to everyday life; includes newspapers such as Atlanta Daily World, Los Angeles Sentinel, New York Amsterdam News, and Pittsburgh Courier.