African-American History

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Interlibrary Loan

Use our FREE Interlibrary Loan [ILL] service to request books and articles from other libraries.

Many article databases offer a link to "Get it," our full text access tool which can request articles through interlibrary loan. You can also make requests for books and other articles through our interlibrary loan website

Recommended Databases for Research

New York Times

The New York Times is available from 1851-present in Microfilm in the library. Use the website ( to search for your topic and use date limiters. You can access article information and then get the full text (including images) using Microfilm within the library. The NYT is also available in our full text datbases (1980-present).