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African Diaspora Studies: Finding Secondary Sources (Articles)

This guide covers materials about the presence of African descended people in Europe, Asia, and the Americas.

Finding Secondary Sources (Articles)

To locate articles you must use one of the Bobst Library databases. One of the more useful databases is Historical Abstracts.

Other useful databases include:

1. The Handbook of Latin American Studies Online (1936-1989)

2. The Handbook of Latin American Studies Web (1990- Present)

3. Sociological Abstracts

4. Hispanic American Periodicals Index

If you search Historical Abtracts using the terms "cuba" and "slavery," you will get the response below:

You'll notice that this search returnes over 400 "hits." To narrow the search you might add a term, such as "familiy."