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One of the most important ways you can help is through monetary donations. These generous gifts will be the foundational support to help maintain and share this project with the world. is housed at Michigan State University's Matrix: Center for Digital Humanities & Social Sciences.

Make a gift online by using your credit card. You will be redirected to our Michigan State University Online Giving Page. Under “Areas to Support” begin typing “Enslaved” and the “Enslaved Digital History Project Fund” will populate. This is where you can make a gift directly to Once you’ve selected the fund, follow the directions and you will be led to check out.


Donations can also be made to the project by sending a check. Address the check to Michigan State University with Matrix – in the memo line. Mail your check to:


University Development
University Advancement
Spartan Way
535 Chestnut Road, Room 300
East Lansing, MI 48824



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Publish data you have collected


Data found within Enslaved: Peoples of the Historical Slave Trade will be published in the Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation.


Visit the Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation to find out more.   



Connect us with datasets and resources


If you have data about the historical slave trade, or know of any other datasets that should include, please email us at We are open to discussing all projects, data types, and contributions.



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