Black History in Canada

Finding secondary sources (books and articles)

The following keywords will retrieve items about Black history in Canada in both specialized databases as well as in Omni.

"Black Canadians" AND history

"Black people" AND Canada AND history

Blacks AND Canada AND history

Segregation AND Canada AND history

Slavery AND Canada AND history

Canada AND "race relations"

"Race discrimination" AND Canada

Racism AND Canada

Helpful hints for keyword searches

  • Use quotation marks to search for a phrase.
    Example: "Black history"
  • Use an asterisk to truncate a term to search for words with the same root word.
    Example: Abolition* retrieves abolition as well as abolitionist and abolitionists