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Transatlantic Slave Database

The Transatlantic Slave Database has information on almost 36,000 slave voyages that forcibly embarked over 10 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Slavery and Unfreedom

Worried about  finding  books and scholarly articles for your research project?  Don't know where to find primary sources?  Don't know how to get started?   Use this guide to access  the best  library resources available for your project.

* Reproduction of a handbill advertising a slave auction in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1769. (Wikipedia Commons)

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Helene Lafrance
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Announcing the Library Undergraduate Research Awards

Did you enjoy the research you did in this class? Are you writing an award-winning paper? If your answer is yes, be sure to submit your paper for the:

(Two awards of $1000 offered each year)

Deadline to apply is April 20, 2018
Read more about this award