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Celebrating Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, the Research Center has featured several books and DVDs that deal with African American journalists, journalism and culture. Please consider stopping by and checking out one today. These materials are featured on our homepage via our goodreads page.

These featured books are located in our display cases and shelves around the library. Please ask for assistance, if you’d like to view one.

New Databases Added

We’ve added two new databases to our collection of electronic resources:

Alt Press Watch – Showcases unique, independent voices from some of our nation’s most respected and cited grassroots newspapers, magazines, and journals. The database features over 502,000 articles from more than 190 publications. Looking for articles in Amnesty International or City Limits Investigates? Find them here in full-text.

Culture Grams  –  This series is one of the most trusted and widely used cultural reference. Providing information about the people, customs and courtesies, lifestyle and 204 different country reports. Definitely a source to use for international reporting or when your reporting involves persons of diverse cultural backgrounds.