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Music of slavery: Project page

The Music of Slavery


Before typing your topic into Google and digging through the millions of search results, you might want to start here:


The library has just a few books available on this topic. Please don't take these books home!

Subscription databases

A lot of information is available through our subscription databases. When searching these databases, think about the search term you use. Try spiritual, "gospel music," <slavery music> or the name of any other music style you are looking for: jazz, reggae, blues, etc.  If one search term isn't working, try using a synonym. These databases will be most helpful: