Collection of major 19th century African-American newspapers, including: Christian Recorder (Philadelphia, Pa.); Freedom's Journal (NY); Colored American (NY); Provincial Freeman (Ontario, Canada); National Era (Washington, DC); and Frederick Douglass' North Star (Rochester, NY) and its later titles.
Library catalog for the University of Leiden's African Studies Centre, whose collection covers materials in all disciplines related to Africa and the diaspora. Includes bibliographic citations (and some abstracts) for monographs, journal articles and chapters from edited works.
Contains articles from over 100 news publications throughout Africa and from several hundred other sources, including governments, non-governmental organizations and other newsmakers, inside and outside of Africa. To access our subscription's advanced search features and access the news archive (1996+), run an initial search and then follow "AllAfrica's premium search engine" link.
A comprehensive bibliography of articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. The database comprises almost 400,000 bibliographic entries with abstracts. The database content is drawn from over 2,000 journals published worldwide in history, related humanities, and the social sciences . The coverage of America: History and Life also includes citations to book reviews from over 100 major journals of American history and culture and relevant dissertations from Dissertation Abstracts International.
Black Studies Center combines three invaluable resources for research and teaching in Black Studies: Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index of Black Periodicals (IIBP), and The Chicago Defender. This fully cross-searchable gateway to Black Studies includes scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, and much more.
Indexes 30+ years of economics literature from around the world. Compiled by the American Economic Association, EconLit is a comprehensive index of journal articles, books, book reviews, collective volume articles, working papers and dissertations.
The Economist Intelligence Unit provides reports on nearly 200 countries. Each report examines and explains in depth the issues shaping the countries: the political scene, economic policy, domestic economy, sector trends, and foreign trade and payments. Detailed two-year forecasts complement the analysis and pinpoint political and economic developments and trends.
Interdisciplinary database covering physical and human geography, geology, ecology, and Third World studies. Includes citations and abstracts published in several print journals: Geographical Abstracts. Human Geography; Geographical Abstracts. Physical Geography; International Development Abstracts; the Geological Abstracts Series (Geophysics and Tectonics, Economic Geology, Palaeontology and Stratigraphy, Sedimentary Geology); Mineralogical Abstracts; and Ecological Abstracts.