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African American Studies Research Guide

Resources for researching African American culture and history at the Emory Libraries.

What are Reference Works?

Reference works:

 

  • Provide an overview of your topic
  • Are often written by scholars or experts in the field
  • Provide key people, places, events, and terms that you can use to refine your searches
  • Often offer suggestions for further reading

To find reference materials for your research topic try a search in discoverE combining keywords.

For example: african americans history bibliography

Reference Databases