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Literary Explorations II: Harlem Renaissance: Articles

IRC Search Box

Use the IRC Search Box to search for books, ebooks, and articles at one time.

  • Select keywords
  • Capitalize Boolean operators:
    • "Harlem Renaissance" AND (literature OR poetry)
  • Use double quotes for phrases: "Harlem Renaissance"
  • Use * for variant endings
    •  poe* for poems or poetry  
  • Limit to particular source types (note: if you don't limit to IMSA owned/accessible sources, you will get results that include items only available at other libraries)
    • scholarly articles
    • books
    • materials owned/accessible at IMSA
    • etc.

Research & Reference Databases

Searching specific databases for articles can sometimes provide you with more search options than the all-in-one IRC search box.

Below are databases that are the most useful for the Harlem Renaissance.