Africana Studies 200

Introduction to Africana Studies

Africana Studies Database

Other Subject-Specific Databases

The library subscribes to many databases, which are categorized on the full database list by subject. Consider what area(s) would study your research topic. For example:

Try the databases listed as "Best Bets."

General/Multi-Disciplinary Databases

Search the Library Catalog

Find books, articles, & more

Searching and Browsing

Start in the library catalog

  • Do a few keyword searches in the library catalog
  • Once you find a relevant book, click on the Details link and look at the Subjects to find similar items
  • When you click on a subject, it will run a new search on that topic

Browse the shelves
Books are organized on the shelves according to topic, so once you find a promising source, you can:

  • use the Virtual Browse link in the library catalog to see other possibly relevant books around it
  • or go to the shelves to browse physically

Subject Librarian

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Emery Shriver
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Contact:
mes4@williams.edu
Research Services, Sawyer Library