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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.



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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
texts
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comment 1
Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification, Bacteriology
California Digital Library
by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919; Denslow, W. W. (William Wallace), 1856-1915
texts
eye 116,917
favorite 341
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Publisher's green and red illustrated cloth over boards; illustrated endpapers. Plate detached
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Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Wizards
California Digital Library
texts
eye 98,274
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Topic: Kannada language -- Dictionaries English
UCLA Library - Preservation
by Buck, Pearl S; Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973
texts
eye 90,541
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comment 2
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Topic: NA
California Digital Library
by Byington, Cyrus, 1793-1868; Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology; Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958; Halbert, Henry S. (Henry Sale), 1837-1916
texts
eye 89,177
favorite 22
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Topics: Choctaw language -- English, English language -- Choctaw
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Topics: Armatures, Electric machinery -- Maintenance and repair
California Digital Library
by Bronson, Miles, 1812-1883
texts
eye 71,993
favorite 4
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Topics: Assamese language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Assamese
California Digital Library
by Bolton, Charles Knowles, 1867-1950
texts
eye 58,440
favorite 41
comment 1
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Topics: Scots-Irish -- United States, Scots -- Ireland
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Topics: Heraldry, genealogy
California Digital Library
by Philippines. Census Office; Villamor, Ignacio, 1863-1933; Buencamino, Felipe
texts
eye 56,413
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Topics: Philippines -- Census, 1918, Philippines -- Economic conditions 1918-
California Digital Library
by Harris, Frank, 1855-1931; Burgess, Gelett, 1866-1951; Hindlemann, Sig. B
texts
eye 55,969
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comment 1
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Topic: Harris, Frank, 1855-1931
Topics: Zulu language -- English, Hlonipa language -- English, Zulu language -- Grammar, Zulu (African...
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Topic: Names, Personal
Allen County Public Library
by Blagg, Thomas Matthews; James, Cholmondeley Sherwood; Goodall, James William; Blumhardt, E. K. (Edward Keane)
texts
eye 53,015
favorite 19
comment 0
16
Topic: genealogy
The Library of Congress
by Brown, Cyrus Henry, 1829- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 49,458
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comment 0
Topic: Brown family
The Library of Congress
by Blake, William, 1757-1827.
texts
eye 49,249
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University of Connecticut Libraries
by Brown, Carleton, 1869-1941; Robbins, Rossell Hope, 1912-1990; Cutler, John Levi; Brown, Carleton, 1869-1941. Register of Middle English religious & didactic verse; Index Society
texts
eye 48,637
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"Completes the work begun by Carleton Brown in the Register of Middle English religious and didactic verse, published in 1916 and 1920."
Topic: Religious poetry, English (Middle)
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed; Satterford, A. Terry, ed
texts
eye 48,630
favorite 11
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- England Devon, genealogy
American Libraries
by Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak, 1551-1602; Blochmann, H. (Henry), 1838-1878
texts
eye 48,585
favorite 11
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Topic: Akbar, Emperor of Hindustan, 1542-1605
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=L8IXAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
MIT Libraries
by Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955; Minkowski, H. (Hermann), 1864-1909; Saha, Meghnad, 1893-1956; Bose, Satyendranath, 1894-1974
texts
eye 48,300
favorite 65
comment 0
Topic: Relativity (Physics)
Preservation Services
texts
eye 46,558
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Spanish language
Topic: Hindustani language -- Dictionaries English
University of Connecticut Libraries
texts
eye 43,841
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comment 0
Vol. 2 has imprint: Lancaster, Pa., Lancaster Press, Inc
Topic: Registers of births, etc
American Libraries
by Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375; Payne, John, 1842-1916, tr; Flameng, Léopold, 1831-1911, illus
texts
eye 42,858
favorite 9
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=XeIrAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Allen County Public Library
by Bennett, Edgar B., 1842-
texts
eye 41,263
favorite 9
comment 0
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Topics: Bennett family (Edward Bennett, d. 1636), genealogy
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Hitchens, Arthur Parker, 1877-; Murray, Everitt George Dunne, 1890-
texts
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Topics: Bacteriology, Schizomycetes, Bacteriologia
The John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
by Baretti, Giuseppe Marco Antonio, 1719-1789; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner
texts
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v. 1. English and Italian -- v. 2. Italiano ed inglese
Topics: English language -- Italian, Italian language -- English
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Topics: Clocks and watches, Clock and watch makers
California Digital Library
by Hammond, Isaac Weare, 1831-1890; Burton, Johnathan, b. 1741; Fitts, Abraham
texts
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v. 1. Indian and French war rolls, 1709-1773. Revolutionary war rolls, 1775-1777. Appendix: Diaries of Lieut. Jonathan Burton. of Wilton, N.H.--v. 2. Revolutionary war rolls, 1777-1779. Appendix: New Hampshire men in the service in Massachusetts regiments.--v. 3. Revolutionary war rolls, 1780-1782. Miscellaneous rolls. Pension documents. Appendix: Indian and French war rolls, 1712-1755. Revolutionary war rolls, 1775-1783. Diary of Abraham Fitts, 1777-v. 4. pt. 1. Revolutionary war rolls and...
Topics: New Hampshire -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Sources, United States -- History Revolution,...
American Libraries
texts
eye 38,965
favorite 14
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=9qQaAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Florida Duplicates
by Bates, H. E
texts
eye 38,881
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http://uf.catalog.fcla.edu/uf.jsp?st=UF000756008&ix=pm&I=0&V=D&pm=1
Boston Public Library
by Bailey, Gertrude E; Ellsworth, Abbie F; Reed, William H; Bailey, Hollis R. (Hollis Russell), 1852-1934
texts
eye 38,633
favorite 16
comment 0
Topic: Bailey family
Boston Public Library
by Babcock, Stephen, 1832-1916, comp
texts
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favorite 19
comment 2
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Topics: Babcock family, Babcock, James, 1612?-1679
New York Public Library
by Boucher, John Newton, 1854-1933; Jordan, John W. (John Woolf), 1840-1921
texts
eye 36,507
favorite 26
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Topics: Westmoreland County (Pa.) -- History, Westmoreland County (Pa.) -- Genealogy
California Digital Library
by British Museum. Dept. of Oriental Printed Books and Manuscripts; W.W. Elliott & Co; Fulton, A. S. (Alexander Strathern)
texts
eye 36,161
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Vols. 1-2 are 1967 reprint with a new preface
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Topic: Arabic imprints
California Digital Library
by Boscovich, Ruggero Giuseppe, 1711-1787; Child, J. M. (James Mark)
texts
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favorite 55
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"Catalogus operum P. Rogerii Josephi Boscovich": p. [465]-[468]
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Topic: Physics
Boston Public Library Interlibrary Loan
by Bannerman, Helen, 1862-1946; Neill, John R. (John Rea), ill
texts
eye 33,991
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Also includes ''The story of Topsy'' from Uncle Tom's Cabin
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Source: bplill
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed; Seager, H. W., joint ed
texts
eye 33,917
favorite 8
comment 0
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- England Somerset, Somerset (England) -- Genealogy, genealogy
Boston Public Library
texts
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favorite 19
comment 1
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Topics: Bliss family, Morris, Oliver Bliss, Bliss, Sylvester, 1814-1863
Topic: Maxwell family (Bezaleel Maxwell, b. 1751)
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews
texts
eye 33,184
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Vol. 1, without series title, and with imprint "Issued to the subscribers by the editor", was originally issued as a supplement in the Gloucestershire notes and queries, v. 6-7
Topic: genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed; Seager, H. W., joint ed
texts
eye 33,046
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"One hundred and fifty only printed. " v. 1-13 signed: W. P. W. Ph. v. 1-2, no. 85
Topics: Registers of births, etc, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, joint ed; Hartop, Henry, joint ed; Randall, Thomas, joint ed; Elliott, E. K., joint ed
texts
eye 32,929
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"One hundred and fifty printed."
Topics: Registers of births, etc, genealogy
the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
by Nash, Steven A., 1944-; Rosenblum, Robert; Baer, Brigitte; California Palace of the Legion of Honor; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
texts
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Oct. 10, 1998-Jan. 3, 1999 and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Feb. 5-Apr. 26, 1999
Topics: Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973, World War, 1939-1945
Bloomsburg University, Harvey A. Andruss Library
by Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Alumni Association
texts
eye 32,712
favorite 0
comment 0
BYU Campus Publications
by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University; Associated Students of Brigham Young University
texts
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favorite 1
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Issue for 1920 called 10th ed. (v. 10 on spine); issues for 1924-1983 called v. 11-69, although numbering does not appear on some v
Topics: Brigham Young University, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed
texts
eye 32,454
favorite 9
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- England Derbyshire, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed; Seager, H. W., joint ed
texts
eye 32,305
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- England Somerset, Somerset (England) -- Genealogy, genealogy
Bloomsburg University, Harvey A. Andruss Library
by Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Alumni Association
texts
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comment 0
New York Public Library
texts
eye 31,766
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Randolph County (W. Va.) -- History, Randolph County (W. Va.) -- Genealogy
American Libraries
by Bronson, Miles, 1812-1883
texts
eye 31,567
favorite 4
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Assamese language, English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=kCtXYo4Za_0C&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Blagg, Thomas Matthews; Goodall, J. W. (James William); James, Cholmondeley Sherwood; Blumhardt, E. K. (Edward Keane)
texts
eye 31,526
favorite 6
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"Only one hundred and fifty printed."
Topic: Registers of births, etc
California Digital Library
by Brachet, Auguste, 1844-1898 and dussouchet, Jean Jacques, 1843-; Kitchin, G. W. (George William), 1827-1912
texts
eye 31,098
favorite 7
comment 0
Topic: French language -- Etymology
Bloomsburg University, Harvey A. Andruss Library
by Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Alumni Association
texts
eye 31,053
favorite 0
comment 0
BYU Campus Publications
by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University; Associated Students of Brigham Young University
texts
eye 31,045
favorite 0
comment 0
Issue for 1920 called 10th ed. (v. 10 on spine); issues for 1924-1983 called v. 11-69, although numbering does not appear on some v
Topics: Brigham Young University, genealogy
California Digital Library
by Faust, Albert Bernhardt, 1870-1951; Brumbaugh, Gaius Marcus, b. 1862
texts
eye 30,879
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comment 0
Vol. 1
Topics: Swiss -- United States, United States -- Genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed
texts
eye 30,842
favorite 5
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- England Derbyshire, genealogy
American Libraries
by Browne, Thomas, Sir, 1605-1682; Keynes, Geoffrey, 1887-1982, ed
texts
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favorite 2
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4iIAAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: Boyd family, Culler family, Pinkerton family, Warfel family, Speer family, Hough family, Gaut...
Allen County Public Library
by Blackburn, E. Howard; Welfley, William Henry, 1840- 1n; Koontz, William Henry, 1830-; Lewis Publishing Company. 1n
texts
eye 30,208
favorite 21
comment 0
16
Topic: genealogy
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Topic: genealogy
Boston Public Library
by Baldwin, C. C. (Charles Candee), 1834-1895
texts
eye 30,003
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comment 0
Topic: Baldwin family
American Libraries
by Blagg, Thomas Matthews; Goodall, J. W. (James William); James, Cholmondeley Sherwood; Blumhardt, E. K. (Edward Keane)
texts
eye 29,764
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"Only one hundred and fifty printed."
Topic: Registers of births, etc
Topics: Pennsylvania -- History, Franklin County (Pa.) -- History
California Digital Library
by Blake, William, 1757-1827; Maclagan, Eric Robert Dalrymple, 1879-1951; Russell, Archibald George Blomefield, 1879-1955
texts
eye 28,748
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comment 0
Reprint of the 1804 ed
Topic: Milton, John, 1608-1674
Kansas State University Theses
by Baker, Ruth Ann.
texts
eye 28,637
favorite 4
comment 0
This volume was digitized and made accessible online due to deterioration of the original print copy.
Topics: Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989. En attendant Godot. English, Theater--Production and direction
California Digital Library
texts
eye 28,628
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Swahili language -- Grammar
Allen County Public Library
by Bowser, Addison Bartholomew, 1858-
texts
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"Authorized and published by the executive committee of the Bowser reunion which meets annually at Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, on the last Tuesday of August."
Topics: Bowser family, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews
texts
eye 28,449
favorite 4
comment 0
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Topic: genealogy
BYU Campus Publications
by Brigham Young University; Brigham Young University; Associated Students of Brigham Young University
texts
eye 28,224
favorite 0
comment 0
Issue for 1920 called 10th ed. (v. 10 on spine); issues for 1924-1983 called v. 11-69, although numbering does not appear on some v
Topics: Brigham Young University, genealogy
American Libraries
texts
eye 28,194
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Pushto language, English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=RAMVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Columbia University Libraries
by Little, George Thomas, 1857-1915, ed; Burrage, Henry S. (Henry Sweetser), 1837-1926; Stubbs, Albert Roscoe
texts
eye 27,995
favorite 29
comment 0
Topic: Maine -- Genealogy
New York Public Library
by Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932; Bransom, Paul, 1885- ill
texts
eye 27,851
favorite 54
comment 2
The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger
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Topic: Animals
Topic: Cipher and telegraph codes
Allen County Public Library
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Ragg, Frederick William, 1845- joint ed; Gurney, Thomas, joint ed; Bale, Ronald Frank, joint ed
texts
eye 27,627
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comment 1
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- England Buckinghamshire, genealogy