The Education of Black People by W.E.B DuBois: Conducting Research

Freshmen Seminar 2014 Group Projects Resource Data

Resource Reports


  • Accessible Archives

    Eyewitness accounts of historical events, vivid descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, commerce as seen through advertisements and genealogical records. Transcribed individual entries are complete with full bibliographic citations and are organized chronologically.

  • African American Biographical Database

    A rich resource of biographical sketches of African Americans, historic photographs and illustrations, and profiles of significant political movements and organizations from 1790 to 1950. Includes narratives of former slaves, artists, homemakers, political activists, religious workers and scientists.

  • African American Mosaic

    A Library of Congress resource guide for the study of black history and culture.

  • African American Studies Websites

    A directory of Internet sites addressing major issues that impact African American life and culture.

  • America: History & Life

    English language abstracts of journal articles, articles in collections, dissertations, book and media reviews on the history and culture of the US and Canada.

  • Ethnic NewsWatch

    A full-text collection of articles, editorials, columns, reviews from newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.

  • Ingenta

    INGENTA supplies access to a comprehensive collections of 8,000 academic and professional publications.

  • International Index to Black Periodicals Full Text

    Current and retrospective bibliographic citations, abstracts and full text material from over 150 scholarly and popular journals, newspapers and newsletters from the United States, Africa and the Caribbean.

  • Internet Public Library

    A vast virtual library offering a variety of exhibits and educational materials, answers to reference questions, a browsable catalog of nearly 20,000 electronic texts, and an annotated guide to web sites. Try "Ask A Question," and an IPL dedicated volunteer will attempt to answer your question and guide you where to find the information.

  • Voices from the Gaps: Women Writers of Color

    "... an instructional World Wide Web site focusing on the lives and works of women writers of color."

  • Writing Black

    Literature and history written by and on African Americans.


WorldCat Search

The following terms were used to conduct KEYWORD searches in WorldCat.  The article titles can be found in the Howard University Library System.