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Sabin Americana, 1500-1926 click for database information
Contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900's.Included are books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration,... (more info)
American Periodicals Series Online click for database information
Articles from over 1,000 magazines published in the United States. Includes special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines, and more.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Times (1851 - 2010) with Index (1851-1993) click for database information
Full-text and full-image reproductions of The New York Times rom 1851 to 2008. Coverage is cover to cover, including advertisements. Documents are a... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922) click for database information
offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.... (more info)
America's Historical Imprints click for database information
17th-18th c. US books, pamphlets, and broadsides. Also copies of state papers and government materials, including published reports, presidential letters and messages, and more.... (more info)

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America's Historical Newspapers, Series I (1690-1876) click for database information
Numerous newspapers throughout the United States - Midwest & East Coast (no West Coast). Browse the list of titles by clicking on the database, then the Newspaper Titles tab.... (more info)
American State Papers, 1789-1838 click for database information
US government legislative and executive records from 1789-1838. ... (more info)
Arte Publico Hispanic Historical Collection: Series 1 click for database information
Presents digital collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture published and digitized by Arte Publico Press, the oldest and largest publisher of U.S. Hi... (more info)
Black Thought and Culture click for database information
Primary sources documenting African Americans of all walks of life up to 1975. Books, speeches, essays, articles, and interviews.... (more info)
Digital National Security Archive click for database information
contains comprehensive collection available of significant primary government documents central to U.S.foreign and military policy since 1945. The resource now includes 31 collections.... (more info)
Economist Historical Archive click for database information
The Economist, the weekly paper which is essential reading for anyone engaged in politics, current affairs and all aspects of business and trade worldwide.... (more info)
International Index to Black Periodicals Full Text click for database information
IIBP Full Text includes current and retrospective bibliographic citations and abstracts from over 150 scholarly and popular journals, newspapers and n... (more info)
LexisNexis Academic click for database information
Full text articles, documents, and other materials from newspapers, business and trade journals, general interest magazines, company reports, legal and tax documents.... (more info)
LGBT Life with Full Text click for database information
LGBT Life with Full Text contains all of the content available in LGBT Life as well as full text for 50 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspap... (more info)
Nation Archive click for database information
The Nation Archive contains indexing, abstracting, and full text for the complete archive of The Nation, beginning with its first issue in 1865 all the way to the present. ... (more info)
NBC Learn click for database information
NBC LEARN, the educational arm of NBC News, provides access to over 12,000 video clips from the NBC archives that are available for streaming or downloading. Updated weekly, NBC LEARN includes storie... (more info)
North American Indian Thought and Culture click for database information
The North American Indian Thought and Culture Database contains more than 100,000 pages of personal stories, many of which are previously unpublished, rare, or hard to find.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers Chicago Defender(1910 - 1975) click for database information
The leading US African American newspaper during its period.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005) click for database information
African American newspaper published in Los Angeles.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers Los Angeles Times (1881 - 1990) click for database information
Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1996) click for database information
Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Washington Post (1877 - 1997) click for database information
The Washington Post offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. ... (more info)
Readers' Guide Retrospective click for database information
Provides indexing of over three million articles from more than 550 leading magazines, including full coverage of the original print volumes of Readers? Guide to Periodical Literature.... (more info)
U.S. Congressional Serial Set click for database information
Reports, documents and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, originally published in approximately 13,800 bound volumes ... (more info)
Vogue Archive click for database information
The full contents of Vogue magazine (US edition) in full color page image, from the first issue in 1892 to the present, with monthly updates for new issues.... (more info)
Women and Social Movements in the United States click for database information
Primary sources related to women's roles in various U.S. social movements from 1600 to 2000.... (more info)
WorldCat click for database information
Records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries. Includes manuscripts written as early as the 12th century.... (more info)
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