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History 226: Fashion, History & Culture in America: Home


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Finding Visual Sources

Finding Secondary Sources

  • OneSearch
    Over 150,000 electronic books are available through OneSearch and not the library catalog. To access them from off campus you will need to use your NetID. From the search results screen you can limit to Books/Ebooks.
Scholarly Articles

Primary Sources

Online sources

Magazines and journals

The online version of most of these fashion-oriented magazines include the text of articles only, without images. They are available off-campus only to those with a UNR NetID.

Databases and Guides to primary sources

  • Internet Archive
    A large collection of publicly accessible texts, images, videos, and documents.
  • NewspaperARCHIVE
    Search for newspaper articles and advertisements.

Special Collections and University Archives

  • Manuscript collections
    Search through guides to collections of physical materials in many formats including unpublished texts, diaries, letters, and other unique historical artifacts.
  • Oral histories
    Personal accounts of all aspects of life in Northern Nevada.

Print sources in the UNR LIbraries


From the record in the catalog, click on "Request from MARS," where the older volumes of journals and magazines are kept.

Subject Guide

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Donnelyn Curtis
Special Collections, 3rd Floor, MIKC
Room 216
775 682-5668; 775 772-3957