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AMERICA: HISTORY AND LIFE History and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.

AMERICAN HISTORY IN VIDEO Rich online video collection of documentary, newsreel, and archival footage on American history.

EUROPEAN VIEWS OF THE AMERICAS: 1493-1750 Comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Covers history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples.

HARPWEEK (HARPER'S WEEKLY) 1857-1877 Searchable and fully indexed illustrated newspaper from the Civil War and Reconstruction periods.

HISTORY REFERENCE CENTER History reference books, encyclopedias, history magazines, historical documents, biographies and historical photos, maps and other images. (Librarian's Pick!)

HISTORICAL ABSTRACTS Covers history of the world since 1450 (excluding United States and Canada).

HUMANITIES INTERNATIONAL COMPLETE Journals, books, and other resources in the humanities.

MERLOT HISTORY A collection of databases created to be used by students. The sites have been reviewed and can supplement your assignments.

WORLD NEWS DIGEST Day by day accounts of news and events world-wide from 1940 to the present.



ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database covering all academic areas of study.

DISSERTATIONS AND THESES FULL-TEXT Official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Full-text for most dissertations since 1997.

JSTOR Database of scholarly, full-text articles in Arts & Sciences and Life Sciences.

OXFORD REFERENCE ONLINE Over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.

PROJECT MUSE High quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from scholarly publishers.


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Lynchburg VA 24502-2498

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FAX: 434.386.4677
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