Black History Month Resources
Ottenheimer Library Resources:
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Diverse primary source materials reflecting broad views across American history and culture have been assembled into comprehensive databases. (Includes African American Newspapers and other resources.)
A groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.
African American Newspaper Series 1 and 2: Provides online full-text access to almost 200 hundred years of newspapers published for or by African Americans. This unique collection, which includes historically significant papers from more than 35 states, features many rare 19th-century titles.
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This full-text database is a dedicated resource covering the culture, traditions, social treatment and lived experiences of different ethnic groups in America. It provides full text from a growing list of sources including peer-reviewed journals, magazines, e-books, biographies and primary source documents.
Essays, articles, reports and other reliable sources provide an in-depth look at the history of race and provide critical context for learning more about topics associated with race, ethnicity, diversity and inclusiveness.
Provides a comprehensive view of the NAACP’s evolution through policies and achievements, using minutes, monthly reports, proceedings of annual business meetings, and numerous other volumes. Coverage : 1909-1970.
Provides access to documents highlighting different responses to the challenges of overcoming prejudice, segregation and racial tensions. These range from survey material, including interviews and statistics, to educational pamphlets, administrative correspondence, and photographs and speeches from the Annual Race Relations Institutes.
Chronicles the African-American experience during the 19th century, with the bulk being related to slavery and abolition, through full-text articles. Includes primary sources and illustrations.
Provides access to primary source documents, based on 16 themes related to the slave trade, and abolition. Documents include manuscripts, rare books, pamphlets, periodicals, broadsides, and ephemera. The focus is on North and South America and the Caribbean.
Other resources include:
*The image includes Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass, and Harriet Tubman