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Biographical Information: African-American Specific Resources

This guide will show you the best ways to find information about people, be they authors, scholars, historical figures or contemporary newsmakers.

Find Biographical Information about African-Americans


By David Kernow at en.wikipedia [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons

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Indexes and Full-Text Online Resources

While other resources listed in this guide include African-American subjects, the resources below cover them specifically.

Primary Sources in the Special Collections Research Center