Collaborating Institutions

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UNESCO Slave Route Project

The “Slave Route”, is an Intercultural project administered, co-ordinated and monitored by the UNESCO Department of Intercultural Dialogue and Pluralism for a Culture of Peace.

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Buxton National Historic Site & Museum

Buxton National Historic Site & Museum, the location of the historic Buxton (Elgin) Settlement – A Cultural Landscape of the Underground Railroad, North Buxton, Ontario, Canada.

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WISE The Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation

The University of Hull has established WISE to address this critical issue for the 21st century. It builds on its world-class reputation for research into the history of slavery and emancipation, and its association with the world s first Professorship in Social Justice.

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Ecole du Patrimoine Africain

L’EPA est un établissement universitaire de formation et de recherche spécialisé de 2ème cycle dans la conservation et la médiation du patrimoine culturel mobilier et immobilier à vocation régionale.

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Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition

The Center is part of the Yale Center for International and Area Studies, and is dedicated to the investigation and dissemination of information concerning all aspects of the Atlantic slave system and its destruction.

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LABHOI: Laboratorio de Historia Oral e Imagem

O LABHOI tem como objetivo se constituir num centro de referência no campo da história da oral. Desde 1994, o LABHOI se constituiu também como um arquivo de fontes orais, reunindo entrevistas em fitas-cassete organizadas em séries. As séries são organizadas a partir das linhas de pesquisa do laboratório. Cada série compõe-se de coleções de entrevistas produzidas por pesquisas realizadas pelos professores do laboratório, pelos alunos de Pós-Graduação e de Graduação, bem como por pesquisadores associados.

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Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture

The Institute focuses on the history and culture of early North America to approximately 1815, including the Caribbean, Latin America, the British Isles, Europe, and Africa, insofar as the study of the histories and cultures of these places is relevant to mainland North America.

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is a national research library devoted to collecting, preserving and providing access to resources documenting the experiences of peoples of African descent throughout the world.

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The W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research

The Institute is dedicated to the study of the history, culture, and social institutions of African Americans.

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Ontario Black History Society

The Ontario Black History Society (OBHS) is a non-profit registered Canadian charity, dedicated to the study, preservation and promotion of Black History and heritage. The Society aims to foster public interest and encourage interest in Black History through the recognition, preservation and promotion of the contributions of Black peoples and their collective histories in education, research and cooperation.

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Ecclesiastical Secular Sources for Slave Societies

The ESSSS project, directed by Jane Landers and administered at Vanderbilt University, preserves and digitalizes endangered ecclesiastical and secular documents related to slavery in the Americas. This website provides information about the project and its history and tools that allow researchers to search the ESSSS database containing nearly 300,000 documents from three countries and several archives. While most of the documents contained here belong to the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, there are also some Cuban documents from the sixteenth century and Brazilian documents from the seventeenth.