History


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Accessible Archives© provides on-line full text search capability of archived historical information previously furnished only on microfilm. Source materials from the 18th and 19th century include The Virginia Gazette (1736-1780), The Pennsylvania Genealogical Catalogue (Chester County 1809-1870), South Carolina Newspapers (1732 - 1780) and perspectives on the Civil War.


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CQ Researcher offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of current issues. Topics range from social and teen issues to the environment, health, education and science and technology. CQ Researcher explores a single "hot" issue each week.


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eLibrary contains interview transcripts, speeches, and other primary source materials. It features a "go to the best part" button to help you browse quickly through your search results.



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Expanded Academic ASAP covers every academic discipline through scholarly journals, news and general interest magazines, and The New York Times.



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Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection of eBook encyclopedias and almanacs.



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Historical Newspaper Index uniquely provides over one million records from nine local newspapers covering research on the history of local buildings, lists of Civil War veterans, past Board of Supervisors meetings and election statistics, and much more. Information & Tips


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The Historical New York Times includes The New York Times from 1851 through 2007.


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The Historical Washington Post includes The Washington Post from 1877 through 1994.


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Lands and Peoples Online provides information on cultures, geography, languages, and news and history of every independent country and continent in the world with maps, flags, photos, and Web links.



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Student Resources in Context provides a selection of original reference material, overviews, critical essays, primary source documents and full-text magazines and newspapers with audio and video clips, photographs, maps and graphics.


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Women in History provides access to journal articles covering all types of women's issues including health issues, feminism, gender issues and cultural roles.


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