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Instructor Guide for African and African Diaspora Studies

This guide contains library research for instructional staff and faculty in the African and African Diaspora Studies Department

Digital Collections

UWM Archives

UWM Archives and Area Research Center


Milwaukee Campus Library 3rd floor, East wing

Help with:

  • Primary Research Support and Primary Source Literacy instruction
  • History reference materials and vital statistics for Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Sheboygan, Washington, and Waukesha Counties
  • University records and local manuscript collections
  • WTMJ Footage
  • Inter-archives loan requests

UWM-Special Collections

UWM Special Collections


Milwaukee Campus Library 4th Floor

Help With:

  • Rare and unique printed and published materials (zines, pamphlets, ephemera)
  • Rare books and illuminated manuscripts and art
  • UWM Author's Collection and Morris Fromkin Memorial Lecture
  • Primary source literacy instruction

American Geographical Society Library

American Geographical Society Library

General Reference: AGSL@UWM.EDU


Milwaukee Campus Library 3rd floor, East wing

Help With:

  • Maps, atlases, and globes
  • GIS Data and GIS Data Literacy Instruction
  • Classical geography, arctic exploration and research, Western imperialism
  • The American Geographical Society Archives
  • Census data
  • Primary Source Literacy Instruction