Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.
Encyclopedia of race and racism. online and in Information Center
Selected books and journals
Freedom for the thought we hate: a biography of the First Amendment. By Anthony Lewis.
Stereotyping and prejudice. Comprehensive overview, 2013.
Academic Search Premier - "choose databases" to add Alternative Press Index, America: History and Life, Chicano database, Communication and Mass Media Complete, Historical Abstracts
Online archive of California - finding aids for special archival collections and many other libraries, including online items
ProQuest Research Library - click on "Social Sciences" to add such databases as Alt-Press Watch, Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch, PAIS international (political science), Philosopher's Index, Sociological Abstracts
Special Stanford resources
Hoover Institution poster database - search by subject: caricatures and cartoons, civil rights, propaganda, and more
KZSU Project South interviews wtih civil rights workers in the South recorded by Stanford students in 1965; includes link to finding aid
Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute ; MLK papers project at Stanford - includes primary and secondary documents
Organizations and websites
OHCHR's Database on practical means to combat racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance from The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, containing over 1500 documents from over 90 countries. Mostly in English.
see also: data