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History:

African American History

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African American History:
Archives, Libraries, and Museums

Below are archives, libraries, and museums for African American history. For additional resources, see History: Archives, Libraries, and Museums. To search for archival materials, use the resources at History: Archival Resources.

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African American History:
Associations, Organizations, and Institutes

For additional listings, see History: Associations, Organizations, and Institutes.

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African American History:
Background

Sometimes you may need some information to get more familiar with your topic. Below are some materials that can provide background on topics in the African American history. Additional resources are listed at History: Background.

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African American History:
Biographical Resources

See also the resources listed at History: Biographical Resources

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African American History:
Databases and Indexes

Below are some databases and print indexes that you can use to find books and articles on topics dealing with African American history. For a more complete listing of those relevant to History, see History: Databases and Indexes. If you need help in selecting or using a database or index for your research, please contact the Hunt Library reference desk.

If full text links for journal articles are not provided, click on to see retrieval options. This is only for journal article citations, and may not be available in all databases. Otherwise, use Cameo and the Find e-journal list to see if materials available to you. If they aren't, you can use Illiad, the interlibrary loan service (for journals and books), to obtain the material. You can also use EZ Borrow for books (takes 3-5 days).

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African American History:
Discussion Lists

For additional resources, see History: Discussion Lists.

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African American History:
Internet Guides

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African American History:

Journals

Below are major journals in African American history. Use the library catalog and the Find e-journal list to search for other journal titles in the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, or use the databases listed above to find journal articles on particular topics. For additional titles, see Primary Sources: Newspapers, Magazines, and Journals and History: Journals.

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African American History:
Maps

See also the map resources listed at History: Maps

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African American History:
Pictorial Resources

See also the resources listed in History: Pictorial Resources.

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African American History:
Statistical Resources

Statistical resources relevant to African American history are too numerous to list here. Below are some of the more basic ones. Relevant statistics may also be in some of the resources listed at History: Statistical Resources. If you need help finding statistics, please ask for assistance at the Hunt reference desk.

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History

                 See also: Atlantic World
                           African History


  April 2011 -- http://www.andrew.cmu.edu/user/sc24/History/africanamerican.html
  Sue Collins, Senior Librarian, sc24@andrew.cmu.edu