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A Gumberg Library Research Guide

Photo of Fr. Augustine Tolton,

Photo of Augustine Tolton

Photo of Augustine Tolton, the first African American priest 

Welcome to this Gumberg Library research guide designed to link users to information about African American Roman Catholics. It will point the user to books and other materials in the DUQSearch online catalog, and will directly link to relevent special collections, both print and electronic, avallable on the Internet. We hope you will find this guide useful.

National Office of Black Catholics

The archives for this important African American Catholic organization is housed at a non-CRRA institution. We are providing a link to the collection because of its importance to the topic.

Resources from the Internet

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All of these resources can be accessed from off-campus, but you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a link below.

How do you find full text?


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Jesuits of the USA Central & Southern Provinces

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Click the button above to visit the CRRA website, home of the Catholic Portal, a catalog of rare, unique, and uncommon Catholic scholarly materials in the library collections of the over 40 member institutions of the CRRA. An ever-growing number of the items listed may contain links to the full-text!