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Research Guides

AMST 315: Beats, Rhymes, and Life: Websites and News

Key Websites


Center for Black Music Research - Columbia College Chicago

History of Rock and R&B course - Wesleyan University

Hip Hop Archive - Harvard University

Massachusetts Hip-Hop Archive - UMass Boston

Adler Hip-Hop Archive - Cornell University

Houston Hip-Hop Research Collection - University of Houston

NOLA Hip-Hop and Bounce Archive - Tulane University

Remix Theory, Hip Hop Archive

All Hip


Background in Culture:

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture [New York Public Library] - national research library devoted to collecting, preserving and providing access to resources documenting the history and experiences of peoples of African descent throughout the world

Cultural Politics - a site designed to offer resources for the analysis of the role of culture in shaping our political, economic, and social lives.

News Sources

News Research Guide -

Alternative Press Sources