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African American studies By Yanker Poster Collection [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Women!_Free_our_sisters_LCCN2015648047.jpg

GOOD PLACES TO START FOR SOME BACKGROUND

DATABASE TITLE: OXFORD AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES
ALICE/ONLINE: ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE AND HISTORY

google trick: mental health in african american communities site:.org

WEB SITES WITH CREDIBILITY - EVALUATE THE CREDIBILITY

Black Panthers, Stephen Shames, 1968, Oakland.

BACKGROUND AND PRIMARY SOURCES: DIGITAL SCHOMBERG (online exhibitions)

USING ALICE TO LOCATE BOOKS

ALICE: scroll down to find Table of Contents and Subject Headings (for more on this)

Using DATABASES to find JOURNAL ARTICLES and MORE

  1. SEARCH
  2. REFINE RESULTS
  3. BY DATE
  4. BY RESOURCE TYPE (MAGAZINE, NEWS, TRADE, JOURNAL)
  5. BY SUBJECT
  6. USE THE PERIODICAL TITLE: ESSENCE, EBONY
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OTHER DATABASES (via DATABASE TAB)

if you know the EXACT NAME OF THE DATABASE, ENTER HERE

OTHER DATABASES (via SUBJECT GUIDE):

just a few of the databases OU Libraries have purchased for your research
search results for Assata Shakur, Ethnic NewsWatch

NEWSPAPERS: MAINSTREAM US NEWSPAPER

searching US NEWSSTREAM: best place to start, but does not offer historical content (pre 1975)

Chicago Defender and Pittsburgh Courier are located in this database. Both newspapers owned and operated by African Americans.

NEWSPAPERS: AFRICAN AMERICAN

search: assata shakur / assata / chesimard
Evers Murdered Civil Rights Leader Shot in Back NAACP's "Man in Mississippi" Dies in Struggle for Freedom; Mississippi Free Press (Jackson, Mississippi) • 06-15-1963 • Page Page [1]

Finding videos and streaming content

DATABASE: AVON Academic Video Online

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Producer name (Producer). (Year published). Title [Streaming Video]. Retrieved from resource database.

ALL POWER TO THE PEOPLE directed by Lee Lew-Lee, 1953-; produced by Kristin Bell, fl. 1996, Nico Panigutti, fl. 1988-1996 and Lee Lew-Lee, 1953-, Electronic News Group and ZDF Television (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2000), 1 hour 56 mins

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