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English 260 - African American Literature: Find Articles & More

Literature Databases

Magazine, Newspaper and Journal Databases

These databases are wider in scope and cover more than literature, providing citations for cultural studies, historical studies, political science, and other interdisciplinary topics.

  • EbscoHost - Search from a wide range of research databases for magazine and journal articles. Updated daily.
  • Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe - Provides access to a wide range of news (includes New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times).


Music Database

American Song - A history database that allows people to hear and feel the music from America's past.The collection features recordings from the first half of the 20th century, and contains genres such as jazz, blues, gospel, ragtime, folk songs, and narratives.

Periodical Titles

Browse or search invidual titles like:

African American Review


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Browse the American Literature periodical list to view a list of all of the titles that the library subscribes to in electronic and print and format.

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