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Staff Picks: Summer Reading Recommendations

By Julie Hale on June 7, 2019

If you’re in need of a reading recommendation for the summer, you’ve come to the right place! Check out our latest staff selection. Happy summer—and happy reading!   Murder, theft, poisonings, investigations, riches gained, stolen, and lost: this sounds like the plot of a typical thriller no...

Historical Periodicals Collection

By Matthew on July 31, 2018

This collection represents a broad array of subjects published throughout North America up to the 19th Century. Specific collections include Canadian Periodicals, 1790-1877, Current Events and History Periodicals, 1691-1912, Periodicals of the American West, 1779-1881, and Military and Law Enforc...

NEW eREFERENCE- The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History

By Joy on April 19, 2018

  The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History: Compiled by an international team of contributors, area editors and general editors, ‘The Cambridge Dictionary of Modern World History’ provides a much needed guide to the main global events, personalities and themes from the ei...

NEW DATABASE- Textual History of the Bible

By Joy on April 19, 2018

Textual History of the Bible: This database is unique in providing, for the first time, a cross-searchable platform with all available information regarding the textual history, textual character, translation techniques, manuscripts, and the importance of each textual witness for each book of the...

NEW eREFERENCE- Brill’s Medieval Reference Library

By Joy on April 4, 2018

Brill’s Medieval Reference Library: Complete and unabridged online edition of print Brill encyclopedias: Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages, Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage, Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Encyclopedia of Medieval Dress and Textiles of the British Isles c. 450-1450...

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Set for March 5

By Julie Hale on February 2, 2016

Please join us on Saturday, March 5 for the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. The event will take place at the Kranzberg Art and Architecture Library from 12:00-5:00 p.m. At this inclusive, one-day happening, you’ll take part in the creation and improvement of Wikipedia articles related t...