Category Archives: Databases

Black History Month – streaming audio

Explore performers and composers in Music Online: Jazz Music Library

A streaming audio database of great performances from all genres of jazz. Coverage dates: Early 20th century to Current.

In honor of Black History Month, the library is highlighting a few of our many resources focusing on the Black experience, primarily in the United States. There’s much more, so please talk to a Reference librarian if you are interested.

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Black History Month – Streaming video

Ken Burns: Jazz – “A study and celebration of America’s greatest original art form, Ken Burns’s ten-part documentary series opens at the dawn of the 20th century and crosses the decades with the exuberance and expressive power of jazz itself.”

In honor of Black History Month, the library is highlighting a few of our many resources focusing on the Black experience, primarily in the United States. There’s much more, so please talk to a Reference librarian if you are interested.

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Black History Month: historically Black newspapers

New York Amsterdam News

Over 70 years of cover-to-cover coverage of the New Amsterdam News, the nation’s leading black newspapers and one of New York’s most influential black-owned institutions. Coverage dates: 1922 – 1993.

In honor of Black History Month, the library is highlighting a few of our many resources focusing on the Black experience, primarily in the United States. There’s much more, so please talk to a Reference librarian if you are interested.

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Black History month: historically Black newspapers

Los Angeles Sentinel

70 years of cover-to-cover reporting of the Los Angeles Sentinel forms a unique cultural perspective of the Los Angeles African-American community. Coverage dates: 1934 – 2005.

In honor of Black History Month, the library is highlighting a few of our many resources focusing on the Black experience, primarily in the United States. There’s much more, so please talk to a Reference librarian if you are interested.

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Black History month – historically Black newspapers

The Philadelphia Tribune

This historical newspaper provides researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage dates: 1912 – 2001.

In honor of Black History Month, the library is highlighting a few of our many resources focusing on the Black experience, primarily in the United States. There’s much more, so please talk to a Reference librarian if you are interested.

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