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ProQuest Resources: Alexander Street

The Langston Hughes Memorial Library recently acquired to new databases in an effort to continue to provide appropriate research resources to support the curricular endeavors at Lincoln University.

Black Thought & Culture

Containing over 10,000 pages, Black Thought and Culture is a magnificent resource for research on Black culture. Primarily focused on the non-fiction writing of American black leaders, this resources covers over 250 years of history.

One example includes, Assata: An Autobiography

Subject areas


African Americans

Affirmative Action


Black Culture

Black Studies

Civil Rights



Access to Library Resources

How can I get help from the library while the building is closed?
Faculty and students may use the Ask-a-Librarian and chat services for help accessing the library’s print and electronic resources.


Go to the library's website, click on LibGuides or Databases then click on 

LibChat Schedule for Fall 2022

Sunday noon-8:00pm ;  Monday-Thursday 8am-8pm ; Friday 8am-5pm


African Diaspora: 1860-Present

Containing books, videos, and documents, African Diaspora: 1860 to Present allows scholars to discover the migrations, communities, and ideologies of the African Diaspora through the voices of people of African descent. These digitized primary source documents include personal papers, organizational papers, journals, newsletters, court documents, letters, and ephemera.


Access this book online at this link. (You will be asked to log in with your university ID and last name).

Subject areas





Race Discrimination

Social Activism