Cultural Scrapbook

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

African Americans in History

Institute for African American Studies at The University of Georgia

African American World
On the PBS Web Site

The Encyclopaedia Britannica Guide to Black History

Powerful Days in Black and White From Kodak

Black History Month at
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
From Western Michigan University Department of Political Science

African-Americans in the Sports Arena

Long Island University

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

All The Web
You can use this search engine to locate audio, video and images as
well as websites.

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!

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.

See a visual representation of your search when you use this engine to
look for sites.

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