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Introduction to Poetry at The Schomburg Center: Other Resources

A library resource guide to support poetry research at The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.

Using the Catalog and Archives Portal

You can find more poetry resources at The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and NYPL by searching in the library’s legacy catalogcatalog or archives portal 

 legacy catalog

Some key search words to use:

  • African American poets
  • American poetry -- African American author
  • African American women poets
  • African Americans -- Poetry
  • Black arts movement
  • Black poets

Other Resources

Below are some libraries, organizations, and archives that have zines in their collections. For more information, feel free to reach out to these places directly. 

From The Schomburg

Outside Resources