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Best Bet Databases in African American Studies
  • African American Newspapers A Best Bet database
    This enormous collection of African American newspapers contains a wealth of information about cultural life and history during the 1800s and is rich with first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day.
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    • Accessible Archives African American Newspapers
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  • America: History and Life A Best Bet database
    Summarizes scholarly articles about the history of the United States and Canada. 1964-current.
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  • Oxford African American Studies Center A Best Bet database
    Over 10,000 scholarly encyclopedia articles, from titles like the Encyclopedia of African American History, the Encyclopedia of African American History, Black Women in America, and the African American National Biography.
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  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers (search all titles at once) A Best Bet database
    Search for historical articles in a variety of major American and international newspapers. See the full description for a detailed list. see Details for specific dates.
    Also Known As
    • Historical Newspapers from ProQuest (search all titles at once)
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  • JSTOR A Best Bet database
    Essential scholarly journals in many academic fields, especially arts, literature, humanities, and biology. Some back to early 1900s; most recent 2-5 years not available.
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