- Atlanta-Fulton Public Library
Includes holdings of the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and history.
- Chicago Public Library
Includes holdings of the Carter G. Woodson Regional Library’s Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection of Afro-American History and Literature.
- Cornell University Library
Includes holdings of the John Henrik Clarke Africana Library.
- Indiana University Libraries
Includes holdings of the Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center Library.
- New York Public Library
Includes holdings of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
- Ohio State University Libraries
Includes holdings of the Black Studies Library.
- Princeton University Libraries
Includes holdings of the Afro-American Studies Collection.
- Rutgers University Libraries
Includes holdings of the Camden-Wiggins Collection.
- Temple University Libraries
Includes holdings of the Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Historical Collection.
- University of California Los Angeles Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies Library and Media Center
One of the few interdisciplinary academic libraries in California specializing in African American Studies.
- University of California at Santa Barbara Library
Includes holdings of the Black Studies Library Unit.
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library
Includes holdings of the Afro-Americana Library.
- University of Pittsburgh Libraries
Includes holdings of the Afro-American Library.
- Blackpast.org An Online Reference Guide to African American History
- eBlack Studies
- African American Studies Graduate Programs in U.S.A.
- Boston College
- Bowdoin College, Maine
- Bryn Mawr College,PA
- Carleton College African African American Studies
- Central Connecticut State University
- Cleveland State
- Columbia University Institute for Research in African-American Studies
- Commission on Research in Black Education (CORIBE)
- Cornell University Africana Studies & Research Center (NY)
- Duke University Department of African & African American Studies
- Emory University, Atlanta (Ga) Department of African American Studies
- Florida A & M University Department of History, Political Science, Geography, and African American Studies-Florida A & M University, Black Archives
- Florida International University African New World Studies
- Florida State University African American Studies Program
- Georgia State University African-American Studies Department
- Haverford College, PA
- Howard University Department of Afro-American Studies
–Moorlan-Spingarn Research Center
- Indiana University Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies
- Mayme A. Clayton Library and Museum
- Morgan State University
- National Black Graduate Student Association
- New York University
- Northeastern University Department of African American Studies
- Oberlin College
- Ohio State University Department of African American and African Studies
- Providence College
- Resources in Black Studies University of California, Santa Barbara Library
- San Francisco State University
- State University of New York at New Paltz
- Swarthmore College, PA
- Temple University
- The Claremont Colleges Intercollegiate Department of Black Studies (IDBS)
- The Sonja Haynes Stone Center Library for Black Culutre and History Guide to the Web
- Tulane University Program in African and African Diaspora Studies
–Amistad Research Center
- University of California, Berkeley
- University of California, Davis Program in African American & African Studies
- University of California, Irvine
- University of California, Los Angeles Center for African American Studies
- University of California at Santa Barbara Black Studies
- University of Georgia Institute for African American Studies
- University of Illinois, Chicago Department of African-American Studies
- University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
- University of Iowa African American Studies
- University of Kansas Department of African and African-American Studies
- University of Massachusetts, Amherst
- University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Center for AfroAmerican and African Studies
- University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
- University of Pennsylvania Center for Africana Studies
- University of Pittsburgh
- University of Missouri, Columbia
- University of Missouri, Saint Louis
- University of Texas, Austin
- University of Toledo
- University of Washington
- University of Wisconsin, Madison Department of Afro-American Studies
- Wabash College, Crawfordsville IN
- Washington University, St. Louis
- Yale University African American Studies