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Hip Hop: Home

This guide will help you find resources on Hip Hop via the library and the Internet.

Online Hip Hop Ebooks

Ebooks can be accessed online 24-7. If you're off campus, you will need to provide your ASU credentials (email, password, student ID number) in order to access them.


Searching library databases is often the most efficient way to locate many resources, most notably scholarly journal articles, newspaper articles, and articles from popular magazines.

Some of these databases provide the full text of the articles, while others provide only citations and/or abstracts.All are accessed by clicking on the “Library Databases” link from the library homepage

Books about Creating Hip Hop Music

Scholarly Journals and other periodicals (newspapers, magazines, etc.)

Hip Hop Culture & History Books