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Please check our catalog of books, films, periodicals, and other resources before placing an interlibrary loan; If we don't have the resource you need in our collection, you can complete the interlibrary loan request form through the button below. The library is unable to borrow class textbooks or popular recreational reading and DVD’s through the Interlibrary Loan program.


Welcome and Contents

Welcome to this resource that will help you find research tools on African American Literature The contents of this guide include the tabs listed below:

  • Databases, Journals, and Articles--This page lists databases, journals, and particular journals articles subscribed to by the University that may be helpful in researching literature, including resources like the MLA International Bibliography and the African American Review.
  • eBooks--This page contains e-reference, literary criticism eBooks, and physical books in our collection that related to the study of African American literature.
  • Multimedia--This page has video interviews, television shows, and documentaries from and about authors on your syllabus, like Toni Morrison and the African Diaspora.
  • Web Resources--This page contains free online educational resource on the history of the African Diaspora, Early African American Literature, and Modern African American authors.
  • Citation Help--This page gives information on plagiarism and how to cite in MLA.

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Tiffanie Dotson
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