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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 7,500 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
    Older issues of the Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Hartford Courant, Los Angeles Times, New York Amsterdam News, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and publications from the American and British Periodicals Series. see Details for specific dates.
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    • 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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