History Month

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    African-American History 

    (February)

     

    • African American Heritage--a groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research. It provides users a dedicated resource that not only brings together records critical to African American family research; but also connects them to a community of research experts."

     


    National Native American History

    (November)

     


    General History Resources

    • Biography in Context--current and historic biographies; full-text articles from magazines and newspapers; images and links to websites; various search options included"

    Genealogy

    • Historic Map Works--"one of the most extensive digital map collections available. The core of the collection consists of land ownership (cadastral) maps illustrating the geographic and developmental history of the United States.

    Newspapers

    • Historical Newspapers (in-house access)--"contains tens of millions of searchable newspaper pages, dating as far back as the 1700s"
    • Newsbank--view current events and special reports

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