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Think about what search terms you are going to use.
You can search generally for
African American, or Black as keywords Example search: African American identity OR Black identity
You can narrow your search by adding more specific or regional terms
e.g. African American Churches or Black Churches
Somali-American or Somali AND immigration AND America Remember: Terms change over time, so you may need to adjust search terms when using primary resource databases.
This guide highlights resources focusing specifically on African American History. However, when researching African American History, general American History resources will also be of use.