An e-book collection and a searchable database of Chinese local gazetteers. The collection has 4000 titles of rare and special edition local gazetteers printed in China from ancient time up to 1949.
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To access the database: 1. Log in: select “Ancient Classics” and click the “Log In” button. 2. Select database: click the first two Chinese characters (for series 1 and 2) “合集” below the blue square in the top row. 3. Enter database: click the first two Chinese characters “進入” that appear below the blue circle (in the blue square). 4. NOTE: please click the "X" in the top right-hand corner to log out when you are finished.
News and analysis from reports gathered every day between the early 1940s and 1996 by a U.S. government organization that became part of the CIA. These include translated and English-language radio and television broadcasts, newspapers, periodicals and government documents. Additionally, the archive contains one-of-a-kind analysis of the reports.
A digital collection of alternative press newspapers, magazines and journals, drawn from the special collections of participating libraries. These periodicals were produced by feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Hispanics, LGBT activists, the extreme right-wing press and alternative literary magazines during the latter half of the 20th century.
More than 120 hours of video covering the full spectrum of the Sociology discipline and supporting students and researchers at all levels. Includes "In Practice" videos that highlight careers and practitioners in the real world; tutorial videos that shed light on hot topics within the field; and case study videos that explore particular research and its impact on policy. Learn more about this database
Explore the phenomenon of world's fairs from the Crystal Palace in 1851 and the proliferation of North American exhibitions, to fairs around the world and twenty-first century expos. Through official records, monographs, publicity, artwork and artifacts, this resource brings together multiple archives for rich research opportunities in this diverse topic.
NOTE: We have trial access to this resource through December 15th. Please send feedback to your subject librarian.