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AAS 2500: Black Genders: Welcome


Welcome to the dashboard for AAS 2500: Black Genders. This guide provides quick links to the resources that will be most helpful to you as you complete the annotated bibliography and research paper for this course.

Your Librarian

Your Librarian is Erin Pappas

Erin can help with: locating academic sources, brainstorming research topics, developing search strategies, capstone/thesis/dissertation planning, identifying relevant databases/journals for your research and literature reviews, and citation management. Meetings take place online via Zoom.

Your Librarian

Profile picture of Chris Ruotolo Your Librarian is Chris Ruotolo

Chris can help with: learning how to use the Library's online catalog and databases, finding books and journal articles in print and electronic format, refining your research topic and your search strategies, and managing your citations. She can meet with you in-person or online via Zoom.  

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Search Virgo

Virgo is the Library catalog, where you can find books, articles, and more. 

Search for academic articles

Academic databases contain peer-reviewed articles, scientific papers, reports, and more. Start with these databases below for preliminary searching. A complete list of databases for African American Studies can be found in our A-Z database list, and a comprehensive guide to library resources can be found on our African American Studies subject guide

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