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This collection of American periodicals from 1684 to 1912 documents the life of America's people, covering broad subject areas that reach into every facet of American life, such as agriculture, entertainment, history, literary criticism, and politics. The vast scope of these five series documents American life through great historical change, from the pre-Independence era, through the Civil War and into the 20th century.
Cover-to-cover access to issues of the design magazine from the 1920s through 2011 that includes all colour photographs and cover art. Use this archive to research the history of design, culture, art and antiques, advertising, and residential architecture.
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A commercial directory of contemporary Canadian artists, art galleries and art-related businesses. Intended to provide marketing and communication opportunities, members create profiles of their work with links to their websites/galleries. Searchable by artist name, location, and artist technique/genre.
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Brill´s New Pauly is the English edition of the authoritative Der Neue Pauly, published by Verlag J.B. Metzler since 1996. It's a modern reference work for the ancient world. It presents the current state of traditional and new areas of research. Many entries are elucidated with maps and illustrations and the English edition will include updated bibliographic references.
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This bibliographic database is derived from, European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750 (also known as the Alden-Landis bibliography). It features documents produced in Europe that make some mention of the discovery and emerging awareness of the Americas. A wide range of topics are covered, including European exploration, portrayal of Indigenous American peoples, slavery, natural disasters and disease outbreaks.
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Library & Information Science Source includes English and foreign-language periodicals, journals, conference proceedings, pamphlets, library school theses and books. Library & Information Science Source covers the history of library studies and features information on more than 5,200 of the most-frequently indexed authors — such as which subject terms are most commonly applied to their articles, and in which publications the author has been published.
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Content includes complete catalogues or selected recordings of over 800 labels, covering a wide range of standard and specialist repertoire, with new music added monthly. Users can access music notes, cover artwork, tracklist, instrumentation and publisher information, libretti and synopses of operas, and biographies of composers and artists, and much more.
Cover to cover access to issues of the weekly news magazine from the first issue in March of 1923 through December 2000 that includes all articles and advertisements contained in the original publication. Use this archive to research both domestic and international news on a spectrum of subjects such as 20th-century current events, politics and culture, in addition to the history of business, advertising, and pop culture.
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Database of working documents of the British government for all areas of social, political, economic, and foreign policy. It covers Bills, Reports of Royal Commissions, Reports of Select Committees, Accounts and Papers and other materials from the House of Commons and House of Lords.
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Virtual Museum of Métis History and Culture chronicles traditional Métis history and culture. Content is presented in visual, audio and video formats, and includes oral history interviews, photographs and archival documents.
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