Here you will find links to textbooks that could fit into an introductory science class, professional science societies, government agencies committed to scientific research, and other organizations committed to increasing the diversity of scientists. This page is continually updated and modified to bring you the best resources. If you think we're missing something and want to make a suggestion send us an email below!
The National Assocation of Black Geoscientists (NABG) was organized to inform minroty students of career opportunities that exist in the field of geology, geophysics, and other earth scientists.
The National Aeronautic Space Agency seeks to discover and expand knowledge for the benefit of humanity, Their website includes free educational material on space, earth science, physics, and engineering
Brilliant's mission is to inspire and develop people to achieve their goals in STEM – one person, one question, and one small commitment to learning at a time.Download their app to receive daily problems that challenge your critical thinking skills.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is a federal science agency of the United States and is responsible for gathering data on the climate, weather, oceans, coasts, and marine ecosystems. Their resource collection gives you a variety of information on these topics.
Society of Black Archaeologists
The mission of the Society of Black Archaeologists (SBA) is to promote academic excellence and social responsibility by creating a space for Black archaeologists and other scholars who support SBA’s goals and activities.
The National Medical Association (NMA) is the collective voice of African American physicians and is one of the largest and oldest organization representing black physicans and their patients in the US.
Crash Course believes that educational videos should be free for everyone! Their YouTube channel has more than 15 courses that includes biology, chemistry, engineering, and more!
SciShow is a YouTube Channel that seeks to explain the marvelous and weird world we live in. SciShow features several channels including SciShow Space, SciShow Psych, and SciShow Kids. Host Hank Green is also the co-creator of Crash Course.
The Smithsonian is the world's largest museum, research, and education complex with 19 museums, including the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Click this link to learn more about science, but please explore to learn more about history and culture.
Popular Science magazine or PopSci is a leading science and technology news magazine and website. Their articles cover breaking news from the scientific community and covers them in an easily accessible format.
The United States Geological Survey is federal science agency that is responsible for collecting data on the Earth. This includes natural disasters, water, energy, minerals, and biological systems. Their resource library includes topics from palaeontology to volcanoes to birds. This a great resource to learn about the natural world.
Science, Engineering and Mathematics Link, Inc. (SEM Link) is a nonprfit founded in Atlanta, Georgia by Ms. Tokiwa T. Smith and aims to promote student achievement and career exploration in math and science while increasing student exposure to the STEM communities.
BlackPast.org is an online reference that centralizes materials on the history of African Americans in one place. From speech transcripts to primary text and documents, BlackPast gives you a wealth of information. This link takes you to their STEM features where they've categorized scientists by fields.
Kurzgesagt (German for 'in a nutshell') is a Munich based YouTube Channel that creates animation videos that cover topics in space, science, and society. Their goal is to create videos that inspire people to learn, with a little humor along the way.
With the aim of inspiring lifelong learning. ThoughtCo is a large online reference site. with topics on the sciences and humanities In-depth articles are written by experts, instructors, and Phds, in an easy to navigate format.
The National Institute of Health is the United States medical research agency. Check out their resource page for educators and students to learn more about biology, health, the environment, and more!
Understanding Science-UC Berkeley
Understand Science attempts to provide a fun, accessible, and free resource that communicates what science is and how it works. Understanding Science is produced by the UC Museum of Paleontology of the University California Berkeley.
The National Science Foundation is the main funding agency for scientific research in the United States. NSF seeks to promote the progress of science, advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare. This link provides additional links to scientific concepts that span chemistry, astronomy, technology, and culture.