African American Newspapers

Primary sources for such diverse disciplines as cultural, literary and social history; ethnic studies and more.

Part of the Readex America's Historical Newspapers collection, African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 was created from the most extensive African American newspaper archives in the United States—those of the Wisconsin Historical Society, Kansas State Historical Society and the Library of Congress. African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 provides online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. This collection features papers from more than 35 states.

Coverage: 
1827-1998
Support: 

Library Reference Desk: 828-262-2820 or Ask a Librarian

Access: 

Access is restricted to ASU students, faculty, and staff.

Number of simultaneous users: unlimited

Full Text: 
Yes
Vendor: 
Readex
Mobile: 
No
Database Types: 
Newspapers
Primary Sources for Humanities