Black Studies Center


Resources for research and teaching


Includes or is also known as: Black Literature Index

Current and historical material for researching the past, present and future of African-Americans, the wider African Diaspora, and Africa itself.

Contains component databases:

  • Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience
  • International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP)
  • The Chicago Defender (Newspaper)
  • Black Literature Index
  • ProQuest Dissertations for Black Studies
  • ProQuest Black Newspapers