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Databases - Subject Listing

Databases by Subject

African American Studies Databases
African American Experience Digital Collection

- compilation of works published from 1693-1830, written by or about members of America's black populace

American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography

- WPA Slave Narratives - stories of American slaves as told by the former slaves themselves.

Black Studies Center (Proquest on Chadwyck-Healey)

- Comprised of Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, historical black newspapers, current scholarly journals from International Index to Black Periodicals and The Marshall Index, and citations from the Black Literature Index

Chicago Defender (1910-1975) (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

- The Chicago Defender is a Chicago-based newspaper founded in 1905 by Robert Sengstacke Abbott for primarily African-American readers. This subscription covers publication dates 1910 - 1975 

E-Journals (Electronic Journal Service) via EBSCO

- fulltext access to over 1000 ejournals Harvey Library subscribes to

Ethnic NewsWatch

- via Proquest - publications of ethnic, minority & native press (2 user limit)

Great Lives From History - African Americans

- Covers more than 800 essays on African Americans from colonial times through the present

JSTOR

- (Arts & Sciences 1 - 4, 6, 7 and Life Sciences) - multi - subject collection of fulltext journals

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