Archive for March, 2011

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Medieval Family Life

Medieval Family Life Medieval Family Life contains full-color images of the original medieval manuscripts that comprise the Paston, Cely, Plumpton, Stonor, and Armburgh family letter collections, along with full-text searchable transcripts from printed editions. Also includes family trees, chronology, a map, and a glossary. Note: The “download entire document in PDF” option is not available […]

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Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

OmniFile Full Text Select

OmniFile Full Text Select This resource is being considered as a replacement for the FirstSearch database, WilsonSelect. The content indexed in this resource represents the full-text only articles index in 11 Wilson databases (Applied Science & Technology; Art Index; Biological & Agricultural Index; Education Index; General Science Index; Humanities Index; Index to Legal Periodicals; Library […]

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Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice

Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice This digital collection documents key aspects of the history of slavery worldwide over six centuries. Topics covered include the African Coast, the Middle Passage, the varieties of slave experience, religion, revolts, abolition, and legislation. The collection also includes case studies from America, the Caribbean, Brazil, and Cuba. Note: The “download […]

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Friday, March 25th, 2011

EBSCOhost eBook Collection (Preview)

EBSCOhost eBook Collection (Preview) Last year, the NetLibrary e-book service was obtained by EBSCOhost. EBSCOhost is in the process of moving the NetLibrary books from the NetLibrary platform, into the EBSCOhost platform, and adding more functionality through that platform. This is preview access to this new NetLibrary interface. Some notes about the use of this […]

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Friday, March 25th, 2011

Oxford Bibliographies Online

Oxford Bibliographies Online Since originally subscribing to the Oxford Bibliographies Online, we have add the remaining modules which cover the following content areas: Biblical Studies Buddhism Communication Hinduism International Studies Medieval Studies Public Health Victorian Literature

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Friday, March 25th, 2011

War of the Rebellion Atlas

War of the Rebellion Atlas The American Civil War goes by many names. The War Between the States, the War of Northern Aggression, the War to Save the Union, the States’ Rights War, and the War of 1861 to 1865 have all been used to describe the conflict that rent the nation asunder. Following the […]

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Friday, March 25th, 2011

Oral History

Oral History Since its founding in 1970, the Institute for Oral History has completed over 800 memoirs comprising more than 1,800 oral history interviews. The Institute has created transcripts of all interviews in the collection, and these transcripts are available to researchers and the public in PDF format.  This digital collection provides access to these […]

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Friday, March 25th, 2011

19th Century Women Poets Collection

19th Century Women Poets Collection This digital collection of books located in the Armstrong Browning Library features works created between the late 1700s and the 1910s.  The collection embraces a range of styles, from simple statements to effusive eulogies. Topics covered include religious themes, ancient Greek and Roman myth, daily life, romance, motherhood, and local […]

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Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection – Henry Stewart Talks

Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection – Henry Stewart Talks This collection provides online access to over 1,100 seminar style talks containing the latest research and developments as well as the fundamentals presented by many of the world’s leading experts including a number of Nobel Laureates. The talks are in the format of animated slides with […]

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Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Cecil Papers

Cecil Papers The Cecil Papers are a privately held archive, consisting principally of the correspondence of William Cecil, Lord Burghley (1520-1598) and his son, Robert, the 1st Earl of Salisbury (1563-1612). These two men dominated the administration of government during the reign of Elizabeth I, to the extent that critics suggested that England was becoming […]

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