Black Studies: Africa and the Diaspora
An overview of resources for researching Black Studies, including the African Diaspora and African American Studies
These library resources offer a range of materials on Africa, slavery, colonialism, and the Diaspora. If you need help finding additional resources, please ask a librarian.
The image at left, Bridgetown (Barbados) Harbor Police, March 1955, comes from the UK National Archives via Flickr Commons.
- African Studies Abstracts OnlinePublishes quarterly bibliography listing edited works and articles from African studies journals and journals from Africa.
- Slavery, Abolition and Social JusticeArchives primary source documents for the study of slavery and abolition with materials from Africa, the Caribbean, the U.S., Latin America, and Europe from 1490 to 2007.
- Empire OnlineFind primary source documents on colonial history, politics, and culture from 1492 to 2007, primarily about the British Empire, especially Africa, the Americas, Australia, Oceania, and South Asia.
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