Selected African American Internet Resources
Related Libraries and Research Centers
African American History and Culture (Smithsonian Institution)
Amistad Research Center (Tulane University)
Avery Research Center (College of Charleston)
Institute for Research in African American Studies (Columbia University)
John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American Documentation (Duke University)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
"Founded in 1970 by black intellectuals and professionals to provide training and assistance to newly elected black officials, the Joint Center is recognized today as one of the nation's premier think tanks on a broad range of public policy issues of concern to African American communities of color."
Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Howard University)
Schomburg Center For Research in Black Culture
"The Schomburg Center for Resreach in Black Culture is a national research library devoted to collecting, preserving and providing access to resources documenting the experiences of peoples of African descent throughout the world... "
Includes statues concerning slavery.
"CRL is a consortium of North American universities, colleges, and independent research libraries. The consortium acquires and preserves traditional and digital resouces for reseach and teaching and makes them available to member institutions through interlibrary loan and electronic delivery." Provides extensive resources-including newspapers-for African and African American studies research scholars.
African American Studies discussion group affliated with H-Net (Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine, Michigan State University), includes book reviews.
Latin American Resources (University of Texas)
Provides links to resources for Latin America, arranged by country or by topic.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project (Stanford University)
A collection of articles, papers, sermons, and speeches. From Stanford University.
Voices of Civil Rights
Personal accounts of the Civil Rights Movement.
Yahoo! African American Studies