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Ethnic Diversity Source

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A full-text database of journal articles, books, and primary sources (such as speeches, interviews, letters, and more) looking at the culture, traditions, social treatment and lived experiences of different ethnic groups in America.

Content coverage looks at, but is not limited to:

  • African Americans
  • Arab Americans
  • Asian Americans
  • European Americans
  • Jewish Americans
  • Latinx Americans
  • Indigenous Peoples (including Native Americans)
  • Multiracial Americans

This database includes many Canadian Indigenous journals, both open access and not, in one location to be searched. 


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African Studies; Anthropology; Asian Studies; Canadian Studies; First Nations Studies Program; Latin American Studies; Social Work; Sociology

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eBooks, Newspapers, Primary Sources, Streaming Video