Resources by Subject: "African / African-American Studies"

African American Experience is an extensive database of information relating to the African American Experience. Includes material from major multivolume print reference sets, such as The Greenwood Encyclopedia of African American Literature, Encyclopedia of Racism in the United States, and African American Religious Experience in America. Also includes hundreds of primary documents: manuscripts, speeches, court cases, quotations, advertisements, statistics, and other papers, plus over 4,000 interviews with former slaves

African National Congress provides both current and historical information on the ANC and South African politics and government. Offers access to a wide array of government documents, such as bills and draft bills, commission reports, Hansard, Parliamentary papers, press statements and Weekly diary, regulations, speeches by government officials, statutes, and much more.

America: History & Life is an index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. This database provides indexing for 1,700 journals from as far back as 1910.

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Antislavery Literature Project is a collection of literature and history, including slave narratives, political tracts, poetry, children's literature and more, related to the antislavery movement in the United States.

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a searchable electronic book collection that includes subject encyclopedias, handbooks, and guides covering many subject disciplines.

JSTOR contains full-text articles for journals covering a broad range of subjects in Arts & Sciences including many of the core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science and sociology, ecology, mathematics and statistics, language and literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, art and architecture, law, psychology, public policy and administration, business, and education.

Race Relations Abstracts contains more than 49,500 records covering essential areas related to race relations, including ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1975 to the present.

SocINDEX with Full Text is a comprehensive sociology research database that abstracts more than 1300 journals back to 1895 and contains full text for more than 860 journals back to 1908. This database also includes full text for more than 830 books and monographs, and full text for over 16,800 conference papers.