History Month

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    African-American History 



    • 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



    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"


    • 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.


    • 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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