Provides a database of encyclopedias and reference sources for research. Coverage include the Arts, Business, Education, the Environment, History, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Religion, Science and Social Science. 2000 – present.
Provides access to historical data compiled about individuals, regiments, and battles of the American Civil War. Content includes information on 4.3 million soldiers and thousands of battles in the form of photographs, regimental rosters, regimental chronicles, officer profiles, and more. Trial runs through December 22nd.
Provides access to primary source documents--federal government records and organization records and papers--detailing the role of civil rights leaders and organizations in pushing for civil rights legislation and the interaction between African Americans and the federal government in the 20th century.
Collection of current and hard-to-find titles, including literary adaptations, blockbusters, classics, environmental titles, foreign films, social issues documentaries, animation studies, Academy Award® winners, and more. Film distribution dates range from 1920 to present. This platform works best with the Google Chrome browser.
Searchable archive of major periodicals devoted to LGBT+ interests, dating from the 1950s through to recent years. Archival runs of 26 of the most influential, long-running 20th/21st-century magazines in the field, such as the U.S. publication The Advocate and the British publication Gay Times. Chronicles more than six decades of the history and culture of the LGBT community.
Covers the history of the westward and southward expansion for 27 American states when they were still territories managed by the U.S. State and Interior departments. Content includes Native American negotiations and treaties, official correspondence with the federal government, military records, judicial proceedings, population data, financial statistics, land records, and more. Trial runs through November 30.