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Thousands of full text journal/magazine articles, providing access to critical information.
A fresh way to explore the full spectrum of African-American history and culture, covering five centuries.
On-demand, anytime, anywhere learning resources for all ages, including:
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Full-text historical reference books, magazines, journals, and thousands of primary source documents.
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Search multiple Chicagoland newspapers at the same time, including the Chicago Sun-Times, Oak Leaves, and Wednesday Journal.
Essays on hundreds of topics, presenting multiples sides of an issue, each with an overview, point, counterpoint, and critical thinking guide, plus guides to debate, develop arguments, and write position papers.