Major art encyclopedia that has entries on some of the artists represented in the McCoy collection. The database includes links to images and further information in museum and other art-related web sites.
The best modern art encyclopedia, searchable by concepts as well as by artists' names. The bibliographies are a worthwhile starting point for further research
There is a helpful biography of Patric McCoy, and other leading African Americans in this database.
HistoryMakers is an American non-profit educational institution. It seeks to promote recognisition of the recognition of black African Americans to the history and culture of the USA. Its website provides information on its aims and objectives. It is building a unique online archive of materials relating to the life stories of well known African Americans and 'unsung heroes'. Currently avaibale are timelines of key events, plus transcripts of oral history interviews. All areas of social, political and economic life are covered including: civil rights movements, politics, sport, political participation.