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AFRICAN AMERICAN EXPERIENCES
Has the widest depth and breadth of information
available of any online database collection on
African American history and culture.
AMERICA: HISTORY AND LIFE
History and culture of the United States and Canada
from prehistory to the present.
AMERICAN HISTORY IN VIDEO
Rich online video collection of documentary, newsreel,
and archival footage on American history.
CHRONICLING AMERICA - HISTORIC AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS
Provides access to digitized versions nearly 2,000
newspaper titles in the United States from 1836-1922.
Search page provides links to other newspaper
listings. OER Resource
DAILY LIFE THROUGH HISTORY
Daily Life through History explores ordinary life
through time and across the globe, bringing the past
to life. It examines historical topics such as food
and cooking, celebrations, clothes, romance, work,
religion, housing, language, and social customs.
EUROPEAN VIEWS OF THE AMERICAS: 1493-1750
Comprehensive guide to printed records about the
Americas written in Europe before 1750. Covers history
of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native
HARPWEEK (HARPER'S WEEKLY) 1857-1877
Searchable and fully indexed illustrated newspaper
from the Civil War and Reconstruction periods.
Covers history of the world since 1450 (excluding
United States and Canada).
HUMANITIES INTERNATIONAL COMPLETE
Journals, books, and other resources in the humanities.
ISSUES: CONTROVERSY AND SOCIETY
Understanding Controversy and Society helps students
develop an in-depth understanding of how society
shapes and is shaped by controversy. Issues addresses
more than 200 of today's most significant social issues,
compiling information in more than 3,500 articles and
7,500 multimedia primary sources.
This website contains practice exercises, instructional
videos, etc. in Math/Science, Econ/Finance, Arts/Humanities,
Computing, and Test Prep. Requires that the user set up a
personal login/password. OER Resource
LATINO AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
This is the latest version of the first-ever database
dedicated to the history and culture of Latinosī the
largest, fastest growing minority group in the United
A collection of databases created to be used by students.
The sites have been reviewed and can supplement your
POP CULTURE UNIVERSE: ICONS, IDOLS, IDEAS
Authoritative database on popular culture in America
and the world. It offers articles focused on describing
major events and trends in pop culture from the 1900s to
the present, from the Gibson Girls of the Gilded Age to
the social media of the 2000s.
WORLD NEWS DIGEST
Day by day accounts of news and events world-wide from
1940 to the present.
ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE
Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text
database covering all academic areas of study.
DISSERTATIONS AND THESES FULL-TEXT
Official digital dissertations archive for the Library
of Congress. Full-text for most dissertations since 1997.
Database of scholarly, full-text articles in Arts
& Sciences and Life Sciences.
OXFORD REFERENCE ONLINE
Over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject
reference works published by Oxford University Press.
High quality humanities, arts, and social sciences
journals from scholarly publishers.
Online Library Catalog
for books and resources in the Library's collection.