African American History

Addressing topics from the Transatlantic Slave Trade to present day

Multimedia Resources

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The websites listed here are suggested online resources for viewing videos on topics related to this larger guide. Also linked below are the library's video streaming databases, and the library's catalog (to look up films by title or keyword). 

Featured Podcastsgraphic of headphones

There are specific featured podcast episodes on each subject-specific page in this guide; however, linked here are some of the larger podcasts that often cover topics featured in this guide. 

Featured Books & eBooks

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Streaming Film Databases

The databases linked below contain full feature films, full documentaries, as well as segments and short film clips. Some of the databases, such as Films on Demand, also will generate a citation for the source, as well as provide a written transcript. These can be very helpful in learning the basic information on a topic.

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