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African American Studies

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Oxford African American Studies Center (Limited to one user)

Reference materials on the African American experience as well as primary source documents, images, maps and other graphic materials. (Limited to only one person at a time)

Black Thought and Culture

Black Thought and Culture

Primary sources covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Also includes interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets, letters and other fugitive material.

Black Drama

Contains the full text of over a thousand plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.

Humanities Source

Worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.


Scholarly journals in the arts and sciences in full text. 

Academic Search Complete

The largest scholarly, multidisciplinary, full-text database.