Black Drama contains approximately 1,462 plays by 233 playwrights, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. The database also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.
Resource URL: https://search.alexanderstreet.com/bld2
Vendor: Alexander Street, a ProQuest Company
Subjects: African-American Studies, Literature, Theatre
Type: E-Book Collections, Historical / Primary Sources, Images
Humanities Source is a valuable collection for students, researchers and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities. It includes feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays, and much more.
Includes Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, and Contemporary Literary Criticism Select Provides access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline.
The MLA International Bibliography provides a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. Works of interest to scholars are included whether they are written for a scholarly or a more general audience, provided that the content or its treatment places them within the scope of the bibliography. Masters' theses, guides that are essentially plot summaries, and other apprentice or simplified works are excluded.
Resource URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=mzh
Subjects: African-American Studies, Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Middle Eastern Studies, Rhetoric & Composition, Russian & Eastern European Studies, Women's and Gender Studies
Type: Indexes / Catalogs
Voice of the Shuttle (VoS) became publicly accessible on March 21, 1995, when the Humanitas server on which it resided opened to global Web access. From its origin to October, 1999, VoS stayed at the same address on the Humanitas server. It grew in that period to over 70 pages of links to humanities and humanities-related resources on the Internet. Its mission has been to provide a structured and briefly annotated guide to online resources that at once respects the established humanities disciplines in their professional organization and points toward the transformation of those disciplines as they interact with the sciences and social sciences and with new digital media.
A collection of sources on Southern history, literature and culture from the colonial period through the first decades of the 20th century. Sponsored by the University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Resource URL: http://docsouth.unc.edu/
Vendor: University of North Carolina
Subjects: African-American Studies, History, Literature
Type: Historical / Primary Sources, Open Access
A database of the back issues of core journals in the humanities, social sciences and sciences. The gap between the most recently published issue of any journal and the date of the most recent issue available in JSTOR is from 2 to 5 years.
Developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Oxford Bibliographies combines features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, giving researchers scholarship across a wide variety of subjects.
African American Studies
British and Irish Literature
Cinema and Media Studies
Latin American Studies
Literary and Critical Theory
Renaissance and Reformation
Resource URL: http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com
Vendor: Oxford University Press
Subjects: Religion, Urban and Regional Planning, *General / Multi-Subject, Bibliography
Type: Encyclopedias & Dictionaries, Research Starter
Serves as a multidisciplinary forum for social scientists engaged in the analysis of the struggles and triumphs of Black males. Challenges stereotypes and identifies strategies and policies that can counter the problem Black men face.
Original articles by scholars of any nationality on American literature, history, institutions, politics, economic, geography and related subjects, notes and comments, essays, review essays, book reviews and theses on American topics in progress.
Essays and interviews of interest to those concerned with the multi-ethnic scope of America's literature and thematic issues for members of The Society for the Study of the Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States.
Provides online access to 280 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. This unique collection, which includes papers from more than 35 states, features many rare and historically significant 19th-century titles.
Searchable digital facsimiles of thousands of newspaper titles from all 50 states. With eyewitness reporting, editorials, letters, advertisements, obituaries and much more, this collection chronicles the evolution of American culture and daily life from the colonial era to the early twentieth century, with especially good coverage of the nineteenth century.
Resource URL: https://infoweb.newsbank.com/?db=EANX
Subjects: Communication, History
Type: Historical / Primary Sources, Newspapers and Newswires
Online portal to historical collections at the Florida state library. Features include the Florida Photographic Collection, Online Classroom, Highlights of Florida History, Collections, and Timeline. Includes Video, Audio, and online Exhibits.
Resource URL: http://www.floridamemory.com/
Vendor: Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services.
Subjects: History, Literature
Type: Government Publications, Historical / Primary Sources, Images, Open Access, Streaming Audio, Streaming Video
DPLA connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format.
Accessible Archives provides diverse primary sources from the 18th, 19th, and early 20th century, reflecting broad views across American history and culture, including: African American life, Women’s Suffrage, American County Histories, Colonial America, the Civil War, America in World War I, and much more. The databases allow access to the rich store of materials—eyewitness accounts of historical events, vivid descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, and commerce as seen through advertisements—from over 200 years of leading books, newspapers, and periodicals then current.
Resource URL: http://www.accessible.com/accessible/preLog
Vendor: Accessible Archives
Subjects: African-American Studies, History, Women's and Gender Studies
Type: Newspapers and Newswires