ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) Humanities E-Book is a collaboration among 30 learned societies, over 100 publishers, and librarians at the University of Michigan's Scholarly Publishing Office. The result is an online, fully searchable collection of high-quality books in the humanities and related social sciences, recommended and reviewed by scholars.
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Covering more than 500 years of American history, this database allows researchers to delve deeper into their topics through primary sources, images, videos, timelines, biographies, original maps and charts, and more.
This archive collection brings together approximately 1.5 million pages of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. Rare and unique content from newsletters, organizational papers, government documents, manuscripts, pamphlets, and other types of primary sources sheds light on the gay rights movement, activism, the HIV/AIDS crisis, and more.
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This database contains hundreds of recordings of live performances, documentaries, and bonus films that cover all periods of musical history. Enjoy video streamed concerts in high definition and new music content that added every week from your living room TV, computer, tablet or smartphone. To access all content available to you it is necessary to create a free, personal account.
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The Current Digest of the Russian Press (first published as The Current Digest of the Soviet Press, followed by The Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press) presents a selection of Russian-language press materials from 1949 to 1991, carefully translated into English. The collection provides Western readers with critical, primary source information from behind the Iron Curtain.
Ethnologue: Languages of the World is a comprehensive reference work cataloging all of the world’s known living languages. Since 1951, the Ethnologue has been an active research project involving hundreds of linguists and other researchers around the world.
With an interdisciplinary focus, GeoScienceWorld eBook Collections provides eBooks from leading global societies publishing in the Earth Sciences with full chapter downloads and a mobile device friendly eBook reader. Note: The content in this database can also be found by searching the larger GeoScienceWorld
HeinOnline’s Government, Politics & Law contains more than 80 million pages of content across 80,000 titles and 195,000 volumes of legal history, law-related periodicals, and a wide collection of law journals.
This collection from New York’s Metropolitan Opera provides performances on video from 1977 to present, some in high-definition. Also included are more than 300 audio -only recordings of live performances dating back as far as 1936. The collection can be searched by title, composer, vocal artist, and conductor. A synopsis and optional English subtitles are provided for each opera; program notes and other supplementary materials are available for some. Note: Library access to this collection does not include the apps that are available to individual subscribers.
This database draws from 150 years of musical theater repertoire, ranging from well-known standards to rare finds to help you find the right songs quickly and easily for auditions, voice lessons, competitions, and more.
Provides access to published, unpublished, and commercially used psychological tests, measurements, and instruments. It offers links to supporting documentation, articles discussing instruments from conception to use, and, in many cases, full or partial access to the tests. PsycTESTS is provided by the American Psychological Association.