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Category: African American Studies

Black Lives Matter Portal

Black Lives Matter Portal at SpringerNature We have created a portal offering research insights about issues such as the history and social science of racism and police violence. The freely available content can be accessed through our Black Lives Matter portal. Within this collection you can explore eBooks, journal articles and research blogs on Social

47 Oxford Scholarship Online Ebooks

47 Oxford Scholarship Online Ebooks Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following Oxford Scholarship Online e-books.  Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch.   Purchased through the BTAA Ebook Pilot Program. The business of scholarly publishing: managing in turbulent times / Albert N. Greco. Class and conflict: revisiting Pranab Bardhan’s political economy of India / Elizabeth

40 Oxford Scholarship Online E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following Oxford Scholarship Online e-books.  Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch.   Purchased through the BTAA E-book Pilot Program. Gothic antiquity: history, romance, and the architectural imagination, 1760-1840 / Dale Townshend. Minimalist parsing / Robert C. Berwick and Edward P. Stabler. Thought and play in musical rhythm /

12 New University of Michigan Press E-Books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following e-books from the University of Michigan Press. Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch or by searching the University of Michigan Press. Dividing the Rulers: How Majority Cycling Saves Democracy The Jurisprudence of Emergency: Colonialism and the Rule of Law On Parliamentary War Coeds Ruining the Nation:

26 Oxford Scholarship Online E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following Oxford Scholarship Online e-books. Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch or the publisher’s website. Purchased through the BTAA E-book Pilot Program. Palaeohispanic languages and epigraphies Narratology Roman Republican augury: freedom and control Alexander the Great from Britain to Southeast Asia: peripheral empires in the global renaissance

The Langston Hughes Review

The Langston Hughes Review The Langston Hughes Review publishes articles, reviews, creative writing, and visual art on Langston Hughes and topics related to his life and writings. Founded in 1981, the Langston Hughes Society (LHS) was the first scholarly association named in honor of an African American writer. – Publisher

35 Oxford Scholarship Online E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following Oxford Scholarship Online e-books.  Access through the Library’s catalog NUsearch.   Purchased through the BTAA E-book Pilot Program. 1              4E cognition and eighteenth-century fiction: how the novel found its feet 2              Archiving the British Raj: history of the archival policy of the government of India, with selected

Cambridge Journals Digital Archive

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to the following titles from the Cambridge University Press Journals Digital Archive. Access is available by title via NUsearch or from the publisher’s website. Title Volume range Acta Neuropsychiatrica Volumes 1 (1988) – 20 (2008) Advances in Applied Probability Volumes 1 (1969) – 43 (2011) Africa: The Journal of

785 Peter Lang Publishers E-books

Northwestern University Libraries now has access to 785 Peter Lang Publishers e-books.  Access through NUsearch or through the publisher’s website (limit search to “book” and “User-accessible content” for NU and open access titles). A list of titles is available here: peter_lang_november_2018-1sa23bt.  

ART | library deco

ART | library deco ART | library deco! is an online African American digital art library, archiving the visual experience of art, literature, and history through the eyes of artists and institutions in the United States and abroad. The digital library stores exhibitions, collections, events, and curates art news for patrons to access daily. –

19 ABC-CLIO E-books

Access through the Library’s search tool, NUsearch by title. The Abolitionist Movement Biographical Dictionary of Hispanic Literature in the United States: The Literature of Puerto Ricans, Cuban Americans, and Other Hispanic Writers The Civil Rights Movement From the Winds of Manguito: Cuban Folktales in English and Spanish The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History: Volume 1,

Southern Life and African American History, 1775-1915, Plantation Records, Parts 1 and 2

ProQuest History Vault, Southern Life and African American History, 1775-1915, Plantation Records, Part 1 The Plantation Records in this module documents the far-reaching impact of plantations on both the American South and the nation. Plantation Records are both business records and personal papers because the plantation was both the business and the home for plantation owners.