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Databases for Getting Started
Academic Search Premier
A general-interest academic database which features full text for over 2,300 scholarly (peer-reviewed) journals as well as abstracts and indexing for many additional titles.
Global Issues in Context
Offers international viewpoints on global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues.
Political Science Complete
Contains indexing and abstracts for more than 800 journals with a worldwide focus. It also features full-text of selected reference books and conference papers
A full-image collection of retrospective issues from scholarly journals of prime importance in their fields
Includes the complete content of the print versions of reference sets on U.S. and world history including the American decades of the twentieth century. In the American Decades series, search for entries on African Americans and related topics
African Studies at BSU
Maxwell Library supports the students, staff, and faculty of the African Studies Program by providing resources in support of the curriculum and research that explores that art, music, politics, social issues and geography of Africa. The African Studies Program also promotes African American Studies research.
Lecture on Mandela's Legacy - African Awareness Week 2014
Obtain Materials from Other Libraries
Massachusetts Commonwealth Catalog
Library users may use the Commonwealth Catalog to request books directly from participating Massachusetts libraries.
Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery Service
BSC faculty, librarians, administrators, students and staff may use Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery Services (ILL/DDS) to request materials not found in the Clement C. Maxwell Library collections.
Films on Africa
Films on Africa
Search for films on Africa from Films on Demand
The Road to Timbuktu
During 2013, the ultimate far away place-Timbuktu-was drawn dramatically into world focus as Islamic militants laid siege to northern Mali and aimed to take control. Eric Campbell discusses the long, arduous but often stunning road trip through Mali.
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