African American Studies Center
Coverage Dates:Ancient and Medieval Worlds to present
Provider:Oxford University Press
Access:In-library and remote access. Off-Campus Access Information.
Updated:On an ongoing basis
Full Text:Yes
Description:Materials available include topical articles, biographies, primary source documents, timelines, maps, and images. Content includes or will include all articles from the following and content from other reference works.
  • African American National Biography (2008, 8 vols);
  • Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, 2nd ed. (2004, 5 vols)
  • Concise Oxford Companion to African American Literature
  • Dictionary of African Biography
  • Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass (2006, 3 vols)
  • Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century (2009, 5 vols)
  • Oxford Companion to Black British History (2007);
  • Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought (2010);
Print Equivalent:None
Assistance:Contact the Pius Library Circulation Desk at (314) 977-3087 or Martha Allen at (314) 977-3596.
Terms of Use:University Libraries Appropriate Use Policy for Electronic Resources
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Last Updated September 29, 2014.