Comprehensive collection of Oxford's reference works focusing on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture. The core content includes: Africana: the Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Encyclopedia of African American History, Black Women in America, and African American National Biography.
Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on provide bibliographic articles that identify, organize, cite, and annotate on key areas of African American Studies -- culture, politics, law, history, society, religion, and economics
This database lists the names of ships, captains, number of crew and slaves, place where slaves were taken and landed, where they were sold, and other information useful to the study of the slave trade.
The online resource is the abridged, updated version of the print resource. It includes 400 biographies of writers, critics and literary characters and 150 plot summaries of major works. There are also general articles on a wide spectrum of related topics.
Comprehensive scholarly reference source on the African American experience - contains essays, political and thematic maps, statistical tables, and illustrations. Now available online in the Oxford African American Studies Center.