The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture located in Harlem, New York, is a research unit of The New York Public Library system. The Center consists of three connected buildings: The Schomburg Building, the Langston Hughes Building, and the Landmark Building. It is recognized as one of the leading institutions focusing exclusively on African-American, African Diaspora, and African experiences. (Schomburg website - About)
African-American Studies Scholars have been leaders in Digital Humanities projects making use of all sorts of textual, mapping, and visualization technologies.
These projects create and distribute materials relating to African American history and experience across many institutions, and many of these projects make access to collections and to research methods possible online that were not possible before. Among them: