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African American Research Starter: Collections

Collection breakdown

The Walden University Library contains a large, diverse collection of books, journals, and other  materials related to African American studies.  Scroll down to view the collection, which has been broken  down into subject areas and material types.

Note: The materials listed below are by no means an exhaustive representation of the materials related to African American studies found in the Walden University Library.  Presented below is a curated list of resources designed to highlight aspects of our collection that relate directly to African American studies.  


Don't forget to check out our search tips for accessing materials within our collection!

Thoreau: Multi-Database search tool

Thoreau is a great tool for performing a search across a large portion of our general collection.  You can use Thoreau to explore and discover articles on a variety of topics related to African American studies.

Black Studies journals

Not sure where to start?  Check out the following journals, which have a broad focus and cover a range of topics related to black studies.

Health & medicine