Resources for Black History Month
- African-American Studies Resources. Internet site that links to university resources around the country. Web address: www.indiana.edu/librcsd/resource/area-study/afro.htm.
- Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History. Sponsors National Black History Month and sells curriculum materials related to black history. 1407 14th St. N.W., Washington, DC 20005; (202) 667-2822. Web address: www.artnoir.com/asalh.bhm.html.
- Louisiana State University Libraries, Baton Rouge. Provides on-line links to speeches, biographies, historical summaries, and literature related to African-American history. Web address: www.lib.lsu.edu/lib/chem/display/mlk.htm.
- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Conducts education programs and provides on-line links to information about black historical figures. 1025 Vermont Ave. N.W., Suite 100, Washington, DC 20005; (202) 638-2269. Web address: www.naacp.org/bhm.htm.
- National Women's History Project. Posters and videotapes of prominent black women. 7738 Bell Road, Windsor, CA 95492; (707) 838-6000.
- W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro-American Research. The nation's oldest research center dedicated to the study of the history, culture, and social institutions of black Americans. Harvard University, 12 Quincy St., Cambridge, MA 01238-3879; (617) 495-4192. Web address: web-dubois.fas.harvard.edu/.
- The Worldbook Webliner. On-line encyclopedia of historical events and figures and links to other related sites. Web address: www.worldbook.com/features/.