African-American History: Selected Reference Sources
Louisiana State University
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Jackie L. Jones, Compiler
Updated by Isaac Clark and Alexis Carrasquel
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Call numbers not preceded by a location are found in Middleton general stacks.
REF= Middleton Central Reference (non-circulating)
LLMVC= Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, Hill Memorial Library (non-circulating)
LSU Libraries Webliography, African-Americana
Molefi K. Asante. (New York: Macmillan), c1998.
Black American Reference Book.
Mabel M. Smythe, Ed. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ Prentice Hall), 1976.
Black Biography, 1790-1950: A Cumulative Index.
Randall K. Burkett and Henry Louis Gates, Jr., eds. (Alexandria, VA: Chadwyck-Healey), 1991.
Chronology of African American History.
Alton Hornsby Jr. (Detroit, MI: Gale Research, Inc.), 1991.
The Civil Rights Struggle: Leaders in Profile.
John d'Emilo. (New York, NY: Facts on File), 1979.
Contemporary Black Biography: Profiles from the International Black Community.
Michael L. LaBlanc, ed. (Detroit, MI: Gale Research, Inc.), 1991.
Dictionary Catalog of the Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History.
Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History. (Boston, MA: G.K. Hall), 1962-1974.
Dictionary of Afro-American Slavery.
Randall M. Miller and John D. Smith, eds. (New York, NY: Greenwood Press), 1988.
Encyclopedia of Black America.
August Low, ed. (New York, NY: McGraw-Hill), 1981.
Encyclopedia of African-American Civil Rights: From Emancipation to the Present.
Charles F. Lowery and John F. Marszalek, eds. (New York, NY: Greenwood Press), 2003.
Historic Landmarks of Black America.
George Contor. (Detroit, MI: Gale Research, Inc.), 1991.
Historical and Cultural Atlas of African-Americans.
Molefi K. Asante and Mark T. Mattson. (New York, NY: MacMillian), 1991.
The Negro Almanac: A Reference Work of the African American.
Henry A. Plaski and James Williams, eds. (Detroit, MI: Gale Research, Inc.), 1989.
Who's Who Among Black Americans.
Iris C. Loyd, ed. (Detroit, MI: Gale Research, Inc.), 1990.
Monroe Nathan Work. (New York, NY: H.W. Wilson), 1965.
The Black Experience: A Bibliography of Bibliographies.
Ron Blazek. (Chicago, IL: The Division ALA), 1978.
Index of Afro-American Reference Resources.
Rosemary Stevenson. (New York, NY: Greenwood Press), 1988.
Malcolm X: A Comprehensive Annotated Bibliography.
Timothy V. Johnson. (New York, NY: Garland), 1986.
Malcolm X: A Selected Bibliography.
Lenwood G. Davis. (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press), 1984.
Alex Haley and Malcolm X. (New York: Chelsea House Publishers), c1996.
Autobiography of Malcolm X [electronic resource]:notes
Ray Shepard. (Lincoln, Neb. : Cliff Notes), 1973.
Black Americans in Aviation.
(San Diego, CA: Neyensch Printers, Inc.), 1975.
Blacks in Science and Medicine.
Vivian Ovelton Sammons. (New York, NY: Hemisphere Publishing Corporation), 1990.
Great Black Russian: A Novel on the Life of Alexander Pushkin.
John Oliver Killens. (Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press), 1989.
Edmund D. Cronon, ed. (Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall), 1973.
Mississippi Black History Makers.
George Sewell and Margaret L. Dwight. (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi), 1984.
Prince Among Slaves.
Terry Alford. (New York, NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich), 1977.
Minorities in Science: Selected Reference Sources no. 119
Mitchell Brown. (Baton Rouge, LA: Chemistry Library, Louisiana State University), 1994.
The Africans: A Triple Heritage.
Ali A. Mazrui (Ali Al'Amin). (London: BBS Publications), 1986.
Molefi K. Asante. (Trenton, NJ: African World Press), 1988.
Archaeological Perspectives on Ethnicity in America: Afro-American and Asian American Culture History.
Robert L. Schuyler. (Farmingdale, NY: Baywood Publishing Company, Inc.), 1980.
Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization Volume 1: The Fabrication of Ancient Greece, 1785-1985.
Martin Bernal. (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press), 1987.
Civilization or Barbarism: An Authentic Anthropology.
Cheikh Anta Diop. (New York, NY: Lawrence Hill Books), 1991.
The Isis Papers.
Frances Cress-Welsing. (Chicago, IL: Third World Press), 1991.
Malcolm X As They Knew Him.
David Gallen. (New York, NY: Carroll and Graf Publishers, Inc.), 1992.
Souls of Black Folk.
William E.B. DuBois. (New York, NY: Modern Library.), 1996.
They Came Before Columbus.
Ivan Van Serima. (New York, NY: Random House), 1976.
Wonderful Ethiopians of the Ancient Cushite Empire.
Drusilla Dunjee Houston. (Baltimore, MD: Black Classic Press), 1985.
World's Greatest Men of Color.
A.J. Rogers. (New York, NY: MacMillian), 1973.
(New Orleans, LA: Dillard University), 1937-1939.
The Black Enterprise.
(New York, NY: E.G. Graves publishing Co.), 1970-
(New York, NY: Crisis Publishing Co.), 1910-
Guide to Scholarly Journals in Black Studies.
(Chicago, IL: Center for Afro-American Studies and Research), 1981.
(Milwood, NY: Kraus-Thompson Organization), 1933-1939.
(Paris: Editions du Seuil), 1967-
Barbara McNeil, ed. (Detroit, MI: Gales Research, Inc.),
Blacks in Selected Newspapers, Census and Other Sources: An Index to Names and Subjects, First Supplement.
Compiled by James Abajian. (Boston, MA: G.K. Hall), 1985.
Index to Black Periodicals.
(Boston, MA: G.K. Hall & Co.), 1988-
Kaiser Index to Black Resources, 1948-1986.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. (Brooklyn, NY: Carlson), 1992.
Pan-African Index to Current Biography.
Clarence G. Contee. (Monticello, VA: Council of Planning Librarians), 1976.
Use the Online Catalog to locate books and journals held by the LSU Libraries on this topic. To search by subject, use established Library of Congress Subject Headings from the red volumes by the Reference Desk. Use the subject search command. Relevant general headings include:
Note also that the subheading: -- Women and -- Minorities occur under headings of sciences,
The keyword search is also useful as an alternative search method, to find items lacking in-depth subject headings:
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