ProQuest Civil War Era is the resource American history scholars have been waiting for--comprehensive primary source materials that were previously unavailable digitally, cover a vast range of topics including the formative economic factors and other forces that led to the abolitionist movement, the 600,000 battle casualties, and the emancipation of nearly 4 million slaves
eHRAF World Cultures contains ethnographic collections covering all aspects of cultural and social life. eHRAF is unique in having subject indexing at the paragraph level. This allows detailed and precise searching for concepts not easily found with keywords.
Ethnographic Sound Archives Online brings together over 2,000 hours of previously unpublished historic field recordings from around the world, alongside their supporting field notes and ethnographers’ metadata, opening new paths for the study of music in its cultural context.
Newspapers.com is the online home of 200+ million pages pages of historical newspapers from 5,200+ newspapers from around the United States and beyond. Newspapers provide a unique view of the past and can help us understand and connect with the people, events and attitudes of an earlier time.
SAGE Business Stats offers historic, current, and projected demographic and industry data points down to the zip-code level. Users can compare data within one variable or across variables using tables and line graphs; access interactive maps with timelines at the state, county, zip-code, city, and metropolitan statistical area levels; and export charts, graphs, and tables as well as the data itself.
Skillsoft Books’provides full access to the complete, unabridged content of more than 20,000+ online books and 40,000+ streaming videos in a fully searchable database primarily in computer science, business, and MIS.
Note: This database requires a current Netid and password for access.
These ebooks and videos primarily cover computer science, practical computing, business, and Management Information Systems. But any area that uses computers can benefit from this resource.
Comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Includes 1400+ individually indexed tables (with attached spreadsheets) that are searchable and browsable.