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Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience


This resource provides a core collection of primary and secondary resources in Black Studies, including full-text articles, book chapters, dissertations, reference materials, timelines, images and multimedia.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

Subjects: Image Collections; History; Area and Cultural Studies; African American Studies

Notes: This resource, developed in cooperation with NYPL's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, provides an encyclopedic treatment of the formation and development of Black Studies. Essays that represent the foundational literature in a number of disciplines, including history, religion, sociology, political science, art and literature, provide an interdisciplinary survey of Black Studies scholarship.

Dates of Coverage: 25,000 BC - present

Update Frequency: Ongoing

Provider: ProQuest Information and Learning

Format: Web

Output Type: Print, Email, Download