An online encyclopedia of African American accomplishments. Check each of the five categories: people, places, events, terms and organizations.
Encyclopedia Britannicas guide to Black History month. Includes timeline, biographies, photographs, learning activities.
North Carolina resources
African American History across North Carolina. Grouped by region this resource highlights important dates for African American history in North Carolina.
Medical perspective from Duke University. Includes information on people, historical black hospitals, folk medicine and a timeline on African American medical education.
Other web sites that include resources for teachers:
Black History Month from infoplease.com. Includes history, timelines, biographies and contemporary issues. Look down the page for quizzes for children and adults.
Hotlist on Black History.
Collection of Black Oral Histories. These interviews of African American pioneers and their descendents were done throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana, from 1972-1974. Topics discussed in the interviews include early black settlers, job opportunities, social life and community, living patterns, black churches, and black political involvement from the late 1800s through 1974.