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African-American Studies

Books and Encyclopedias

A great way to get start on an assignment is to gather background information by encyclopedia entries and books on your topic. Here are some resources to help you generate ideas and obtain fundamental information on the subjects within African-American Studies. 

Online Books and Encyclopedias for African-American Studies

Print Books and Encyclopedias for African-American Studies

We highly recommend that you browse several important locations within King Library:

  • The Africana section within the Africana, Asian American, Chicano, & Native American Studies Center (AAACNA) collection on the 5th floor of King;
  • The African-American section of the main collection, available starting at LC Call Number E184 on the 6th floor of King.