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Baton Rouge Civil Rights: Database Resources for African American History

Black Studies Center

Literati- African American History

Literati offers Topic Pages covering many aspects of African American History.  This list  is just a small selection of African American History topics available.

Proquest Black Historical Newspapers

Gale Group - Black History Resources

World Book Article: African Americans

Need an overview of the history of Black America?  This lengthy article from World Book InfoFinder is a great research starter!!

Newsbank Black History


Newsbank, our database of newspaper content, has produced an excellent special report on African American History, chock-full of in-depth perspectives on black culture, issues and events, along with profiles of famous figures and leaders.

Other Database Resources