Category: African Studies

756 New E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to 756 new e-books.  Access through the Library’s discovery tool NUsearch. Title list: 756_new_ebooks-2knjemw

5 Archives Unbound databases on African Studies

European Colonialism in the Early 20th Century: French Colonialism in Africa: From Algeria to Madagascar, 1910-1930 This collection comprises correspondence, studies and reports, cables, maps, and other kinds of documents related to U.S. consular activities. U.S. Consulates were listening posts reporting on the activities of the French colonial government and the activities of the native

19 New E-books

Teaching Communication Skills to Students with Severe Disabilities The Mudimbe Reader Theory of Differential Equations in Engineering and Mechanics Observation, Assessment and Planning in Inclusive Autism Education : Supporting learning and development Ottoman Refugees, 1878-1939 : Migration in a Post-Imperial World Identity and Nation in Iraq Social Semantic Web Mining Data Mining for the Social

New E-books

All about Words : Increasing Vocabulary in the Common Core Classroom, Prek-2 How to Differentiate Instruction in Academically Diverse Classrooms Citizenship and Antisemitism in French Colonial Algeria, 1870–1962 Immersive Sound : The Art and Science of Binaural and Multi-Channel Audio Barbaric Culture and Black Critique : Black Antislavery Writers, Religion, and the Slaveholding Atlantic Amelioration

Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora

Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora Since its inception in 1975, Obsidian has evolved into a respected literary journal committed to publishing scholarly articles, fiction, poetry, and drama centered on the literatures of Africa and her Diaspora. Obsidian’s roster of established and newly established writers continues to be impressive. – Publisher

Slavery, Abolition & Social Justice

Slavery, Abolition & Social Justice This resource is designed as an important portal for slavery and abolition studies, bringing together documents and collections covering an extensive time period, between 1490 and 2007, from libraries and archives across the Atlantic world. Close attention is given to the varieties of slavery, the legacy of slavery, the social-justice

702 New E-books from ProQuest Ebook Central

Northwestern University Libraries now has subscription access to 702 additional e-books from ProQuest Ebook Central.   Access via the Library’s catalog or through the publisher’s website. List of titles: ebook central 9 25 2017-1cdu18d

The Baltimore Afro-American (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

The Baltimore Afro-American (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) Founded by former slave John Henry Murphy Sr. when he merged three church publications, The Baltimore Afro-American became one of the most widely circulated African-American newspapers on the Atlantic Coast. In addition to featuring the first black female reporter (Murphy’s daughter) and female sportswriters, the paper’s contributors have included

Norfolk Journal and Guide (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

Norfolk Journal and Guide (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) One of the best researched and well written African American newspapers of its time. News articles, photos, advertisements, classified ads, obituaries, cartoons, etc. Full page and article images with searchable full text. The only African American newspaper to provide on-the-scene, day-to-day coverage of the Scottsboro trial.

128 New E-books from ProQuest Ebook Central

Northwestern University Libraries now has subscription access to 127 additional e-books from ProQuest Ebook Central.   Access via the Library’s catalog or through the publisher’s website. A Guide to Direction of trade statistics A country I do not recognize : the legal assault on American values A history of journalism in China A perfect Babel of

3 New Kanopy Streaming Video Titles

Hooligan Sparrow: A Champion for Girls’ and Women’s Rights in China The danger is palpable as maverick activist Ye Haiyan (a.k.a Hooligan Sparrow) and her band of colleagues travel to Hainan Province in southern China to protest the case of six elementary school girls who were sexually abused by their principal. Marked as enemies of

1000 New E-books from ProQuest Ebook Central

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to 1000 additional Ebrary e-books from ProQuest Ebook Central.   Access via the Library’s catalog or through the publisher’s website. List of titles: ProQuest-Ebook-Central-new-ebooks-june-2017-1u4l5hy