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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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The University of Wisconsin-Stout Archives
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448
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343,912
VIEWS
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The University of Wisconsin-Stout Archives collects and preserves the records of the University of Wisconsin-Stout and its predecessors. It also serves as an Area Research Center for Dunn, Barron, and Pepin Counties in Wisconsin.
Topics: University of Wisconsin--Stout--Alumni and alumnae--Periodicals, University of...
The Tower Yearbook
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80
ITEMS
96,050
VIEWS
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The Tower yearbook collection includes issues of an annual student publication of the University of Wisconsin Stout and its predecessors: The Stout Institute, Stout State College, and Stout State University. Volumes featured a variety of special sections about the campus, surrounding community, athletics, organizations, and activities. The first volume was published in 1909, and the final volume was produced in 1989.
Topics: University of Wisconsin--Stout --Periodicals, University of Wisconsin--Stout--History, University...
UW-Stout Alumni Publications
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98
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55,345
VIEWS
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The Stout Alumni Publications collection includes issues produced by The University of Wisconsin-Stout and its predecessors: The Stout Institute, Stout State College, and Stout State University. Each issue provides information about events and changes in the institution, news about alumni, special programs, and history and news of the Stout Alumni Association.
Topics: University of Wisconsin--Stout --Periodicals, University of Wisconsin--Stout--History, University...
LA County Library
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373
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26,344
VIEWS
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Founded in 1912, LA County Library is one of the largest and most innovative library systems in the US. It offers free public resources including books, music, multimedia materials, computer and internet access, and educational and recreational services to 3.4 million residents across 3,000 square miles through its 87 community libraries and mobile fleet of 18 vehicles, including 3 bookmobiles, 10 MākMō maker mobiles, and 5 Reading Machines. LA County Library is dedicated to reducing barriers...
Topic: californialightandsound
African American Museum and Library at Oakland
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261
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20,209
VIEWS
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The African American Museum and Library at Oakland is dedicated to the discovery, preservation, interpretation and sharing of historical and cultural experiences of African Americans in California and the West for present and future generations. AAMLO's archival collection is a unique resource on the history of African Americans in Northern California and the Bay Area. The over 160 collections in the archives contain the diaries of prominent families, pioneers, churches, social and political...
Topics: African American, Museum, Oakland, californialightandsound
California Academy of Sciences Films & Videos
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107
ITEMS
13,533
VIEWS
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The California Academy of Sciences is a world-class scientific and cultural institution based in San Francisco. The Academy recently opened a new facility in Golden Gate Park, a 400,000 square foot structure that houses an aquarium, a planetarium a natural history museum and a 4-story rainforest all under one roof. The new facility is also home to the Academy’s staff of world-class scientists, an education department that provides a wide range of student and teacher services, and an extensive...
Topic: californialightandsound
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Archives and Special Collections at the UCSF Library preserves and maintains rare and unique materials to support research and teaching in the history of the health sciences. Contact Information: Archives and Special Collections, UCSF Library and Center for Knowledge Management 530 Parnassus Avenue San Francisco, CA 9414 (415) 476-8112 Phone (415) 476-4653 Fax Email form
Topic: californialightandsound
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
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94
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10,139
VIEWS
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The papers of African-American poet and playwright, peacemaker, community activist, and television producer Sojourner Kincaid Rolle, have been established in CEMA. Her poetry includes chapbooks, inclusion in various anthologies and literary journals and a body of uncollected work, some of which has been choreographed for dance presentation and performed as theater. In 2002, she co-wrote with Robert A. Potter "Ayo's Journey", a multidimensional theater performance about the...
Topic: californialightandsound
Humboldt County Historical Society
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16
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6,294
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Since 1947, the Humboldt County Historical Society has worked to preserve original historical materials related to Northern California history. Our purpose is to further an understanding and appreciation of all peoples, places, events, and activities of Humboldt County and related areas. Toward this end, we focus on acquiring, preserving, interpreting, creating, and sharing historical information, and by educating and assisting others to do the same. The Historical Society archives contain...
Topic: californialightandsound
Allan Hancock College
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16
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1,472
VIEWS
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Allan Hancock College is a California public community college located in northern Santa Barbara County. The college is ranked as one of the five best community colleges in California and one of the top 120 community colleges in the nation. The Library’s mission is to support all Allan Hancock College students and staff with both immediate research needs and the development of information literacy skills, to enhance lifelong learning. In addition, the library is the campus “center of...
Topic: californialightandsound