Africana Studies

Explore resources for the study of Africa and the African diaspora.

Africana Studies

Center for Africana Studies


Mergenthaler 230
Phone: (410) 516-6385
Fax: (410) 516-3490

Search the Core Africana Studies Resources

For more in-depth coverage and advanced searching capacity, try these individual databases:

Academic Search Ultimate

Africa-Wide Information 

Anthropology Plus 


America: History & Life 

Black Studies Center 

Historical Abstracts 

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) 


PAIS Index 

Project Muse 

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 

Online Resources for Africana Studies

Search the core Africana studies databases below. They're categorized by broad topic. Or, click the information button for a description of a database.