Cultural Scrapbook

Below is a list of resources to research African American history, the civil rights movement, and other topics.

African Americans in History

http://afam.uga.edu/

Institute for African American Studies at The University of Georgia

African American World
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/aaworld/
On the PBS Web Site

The Encyclopaedia Britannica Guide to Black History
http://search.eb.com/blackhistory/

Powerful Days in Black and White From Kodak
http://www.kodak.com/US/en/corp/features/moore/mooreIndex.shtml

Black History Month at Biography.com
http://www.biography.com/blackhistory/
This site contains several biographies of famous African-Americans
organized by categories such as scientists, educators, entertainers,
and athletes. Also contains a photo gallery

Timeline of the American Civil Rights Movement
http://www.wmich.edu/politics/mlk/
From Western Michigan University Department of Political Science

African-Americans in the Sports Arena

http://www.pages.drexel.edu/~rosenl/sports%20Folder/African-Americans%20in%20the%20Sports%20Arena.pdf

Long Island University

Some new sites to try for searching for your own information:

All The Web
http://www.alltheweb.com/
You can use this search engine to locate audio, video and images as
well as websites.

DogPile
http://www.dogpile.com
Get results from multiple search engines in one location. DogPile is
called a “meta search engine” because it gathers results from sites
like Google, Yahoo, AltaVista and Ask Jeeves!

Teoma
http://www.teoma.com
Use this search engine if you need help searching. After you enter your
search terms, Teoma will offer suggestions to help you narrow the
search and eliminate sites that do not have what you are looking for.

Kartoo
http://www.kartoo.com
See a visual representation of your search when you use this engine to
look for sites.

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