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Attend a Free February Webinar on African American Studies

Readex product director Brett Kolcun will present a live webinar on Feb. 28 for librarians, faculty and students who have an interest in African American studies. This in-depth webinar will explore the content, features and functionality of three acclaimed Archive of Americana collections:



African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

Broad coverage of African American history, culture and daily life


African American Periodicals, 1825-1995

Explore crucial facets of 150 years of the African American experience



Afro-Americana Imprints, 1535-1922: From the Library Company of Philadelphia

One of the world’s preeminent collections for African American studies



The session will highlight the richness of this content and its importance for student and faculty research in African American studies. In addition, the presenter will demonstrate the diverse ways these collections support the teaching of African American history, literature and related disciplines in the classroom. Webinar participants will receive authoritative product knowledge, robust sample search demonstrations, and background and context for a diverse selection of key documents. Time will be also provided for your questions.

To sign up for this Feb. 28 webinar, please use the sign up form on this page on the Readex website.  To request a product trial for one of more of these collections at your institution, please use this "Request a Trial" form.

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