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ARTH 25011: Africa, America

A guide to library resources for students in Cécile Fromont's course (Winter 2013)

Finding Background Material

The library holds hundreds of reference works on slavery and migration topics. To locate them, search the Library Catalog.

Use Advanced Search and enter either "encyclopedias" or "handbooks," etc. as a subject or topic and add keywords.

Below are some sample searches:

  • Africa Encyclopedias
  • African Diaspora -- Encyclopedias
  • African Americans -- Encyclopedias

Biographical Dictionaries

Encyclopedias and Histories

A selection of hard copy and digital titles.


Subject Guide

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Nancy Spiegel
Bibliographer for Art and Cinema
Bibliographer for History
Regenstein Library Room 463