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Archives abound in Archives Unbound TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | Exciting major online primary source database now available at the Library. I’m really pleased to let you know that the Library has got a 1-year subscription to the fantastic primary …Continue reading →

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New to the Library: 4 new collections of declassified U.S. government documents TAGS: | | | | | | I’m pleased to let you know that after a successful trial in semester two, 2016/17, the Library has now purchased access to four more collections from ProQuest’s Digital National Security …Continue reading →

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New to the Library: Presidential Recordings Digital Edition TAGS: | | | | | | The Library now has access to the fascinating Presidential Recordings Digital Edition. This rich resource includes transcripts and corresponding audio of secretly recorded conversations in the Oval Office from Presidents …Continue reading →

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The Boston Globe Archive on trial TAGS: | | | | | I’m happy to let you know the Library has trial access to The Boston Globe Historical Archive (1872-1985) from ProQuest. This resource delivers unique coverage of both New England and American …Continue reading →

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Spotlight on film and moving images TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | | | This is part of an occasional series highlighting some of the online resources available at the Library that will be of interest to students and staff in History, Classics and …Continue reading →

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Trial access: Race Relations in America TAGS: | | | | The Library has been given access to another exciting new primary source database from Adam Matthew, Race Relations in America. So for a limited time only you can use this …Continue reading →

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Woman Suffrage Procession: using our newspaper archives for your research TAGS: | | | | | | | In this week’s blog I’m using some of the Library’s online resources to find primary source material about a specific event, the Woman Suffrage Procession of 1913. On 3rd March …Continue reading →

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Trial access: Digital National Security Archive (DNSA) TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | And finally…We currently have trial access to the extensive primary source database Digital National Security Archive (DNSA) from ProQuest. This database unlocks a vast trove of important declassified U.S. government …Continue reading →

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Trial access: The NAACP Papers Collection TAGS: | | | | | | Thanks to a request from a student in History, the Library currently has trial access to The NAACP Papers Collections 1-6, part of ProQuest History Vault. These collections are the …Continue reading →

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Trial access: China, America and the Pacific TAGS: | | | | | | | | The Library currently has trial access to the fantastic primary source database China, America and the Pacific: Trade & Cultural Exchange from Adam Matthew Digital. The database allows you to …Continue reading →

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