Welcome! This Guide will help you with research in African and African American Studies! The Guide identifies some of the major research tools for finding articles, plus research materials, resources, and information in libraries and on the web that are relevant to African & African American Studies.
Please contact me if you have any questions or need assistance using any of the tools listed here or help finding the information you need!
Susan Vega García
Associate Professor & Librarian
Liaison Librarian: Ethnic Studies & Diversity;
Women's & Gender Studies
Indexes & search tools listed below focus on African & African American articles, journals, and resources. Other indexes focused on subject areas (like history, sociology, education, etc) will also be helpful.
Find these on our A-Z Databases page...
To search for journal articles,click the Journals link on the right side of BSC's front page. Next, find the Search Journals link on the right side of the Journals page. You'll then land on the search template. Just fill in the area(s) you need, and search - done!
BSC is *not* linked with Quick Search. Enter BSC directly to be sure you're searching and finding the most comprehensive and focused collection of African & African American articles!
Credo's search tool allows you to search for books, images, topics, or to use Credo's innovative and interactive Mind Map to help you discover content related to your topic.
Credo's "Mind Map" for Black Power