This online directory of minorities and indigenous peoples grew out of Minority Rights Group’s encyclopaedic World Directory of Minorities. This Directory provides information on minorities and indigenous peoples throughout the world, including their rights and their historical, political or geographical context.
A collection of subject-specific encyclopedias, including the Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, The Encyclopedia of Anthropology, The Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture, The Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, The St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, The UXL Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes, and more.
Cambridge Histories collection including The Cambridge History of the Native Peoples of the America, The Cambridge History of African American Literature, The Cambridge History of Postcolonial Literature, and more.
Basic information about an author or a playwright as well as literary criticism from journals. When you do a search on the author's name, the first tab of results will be a link to a biographical profile of his/her life and works, while the second tab will give links to literary criticism and other articles. Other tabs will lead to additional resources.
Formerly Lexis Nexis Statistical Universe, it searches statistical publications and tables by keywords, subjects, and categories. Find a Table searches full text. Find a Publication searches summaries of statistical publications, some with links to full-text. If full text isn't available, check LibrarySearch or google the publication name. See the Quick Start Guide for getting started. Also see Statistical Abstract (under related subscriptions dropdown menu).
For statistics on a wide range of topics in all fields arranged A-Z (crime, demographics, children, labor, etc.) this Middlebury Libraries Statistics Guide has links to both national and international resources.