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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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Official State Codes
2018 State of Georgia
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This item contains the Official Code of Georgia Annotated (2018) as transcribed into XML by external sources. Note that this current version does not include the annotations, but we hope to add them in the near future as well as HTML transformations of the XML. We have made available .rtf and Open Document files containing the full annotated code. To read the scans of the printed volumes of the current code, search for subject:"2018 OCGA"
Topics: 2018 OCGA, Official Code of Georgia Annotated
Official State Codes
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This item contains the Official Code of Mississippi (2018) as transcribed into XML. Note that this current version does not include the annotations, but we hope to add them in the near future as well as HTML transformations of the XML.
Military Industrial Powerpoint Complex
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1,272
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621,202
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2016 United States Military
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This collection was a special project originally done as part of the Internet Archive's 20th Anniversary celebration on October 26, 2016 highlighting IA's web archive. The collection consists of all the Powerpoint files (57,489) from the .mil web domain that were crawled from the public web (with no special login or credentials) by the Internet Archive and partners from 1996-2017. The original release in October 2016 featured 48,110 Powerpoint files. Another 9,379 unique new Powerpoint files,...
Topics: military, industry, powerpoint, complex
Carnerie Aircraft
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3
ITEMS
8,137
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Oct 15, 1952
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A private collection of aircraft manufacturing and related materials, from Patrick Carnerie
Topic: carnerie aircraft aerospace manufacturing
Books for People with Print Disabilities
1931 American Numismatic Association
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The Numismatist, 1931.
Topic: Numismatics
Western Illinois University Libraries
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126
ITEMS
163,782
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These are books contributed by the Western Illinois University Libraries.
Southern Adventist University, McKee Library
collection
387
ITEMS
415,121
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Books from the Southern Adventist University, McKee Library
Topic: texts
Northern Illinois University
collection
10
ITEMS
22,543
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These are books contributed by the Northern Illinois University library.
NC Live Donation
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917
ITEMS
2,826
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Books donated by NC Live
Topic: donated books
Duke University Libraries
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14,414
ITEMS
7.5M
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Books digitized by the Internet Archive for Duke University Libraries. The Duke University Libraries Digital Collections Program creates distinctive digital collections that provide access to Duke's library and archival materials in support of teaching, learning, and research at Duke and worldwide; and contributes collaboratively to national and international digital collections initiatives that benefit Duke and the larger research community. See a digital archive of thousands of vintage...
Church and Religious Body Histories
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1,102
ITEMS
831,310
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Church and Religious Body Histories relating to Religion in North Carolina.
Kansas State University Yearbooks
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129
ITEMS
535,333
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Kansas State University Yearbooks 1891 and on.
The Bancroft Library
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604
ITEMS
35,008
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Materials from The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Topic: americana
Wellesley College Library
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6,232
ITEMS
6.2M
VIEWS
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Books from Wellesley College Library
Weissmann Family Collection
collection
152
ITEMS
11,293
VIEWS
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hidden items, printdisabled
Emory University Libraries
collection
6,692
ITEMS
2.7M
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Books from the Emory University Libraries
Suffield CT High School Yearbooks
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75
ITEMS
6,783
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Suffield High School 1060 Sheldon St, West Suffield, CT 06093 Founded in 1939. The Suffield CT Library had the yearbooks digitized for those alumni that may have lost their high school yearbook, for your enjoyment and as part of its efforts to preserve Suffield's documents for future generations.
Regimental Histories
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380
ITEMS
279,670
VIEWS
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Regimental histories have value beyond their obvious uses in documenting American military history. Researchers often utilize them to unearth minute details about individuals who served in a regiment, or about social and cultural aspects of military life or war, details often not mentioned in an index. Thus the capability to perform a full text search of these materials would greatly facilitate their use.
John Carter Brown Library - Cuba Collection
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37
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15,663
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Cuba was the first Caribbean island to have a press, begun in 1722 by Flemish merchant Carlos Habré of Ghent. Habré and his successor, Francisco José de Paula, printed only intermittently, and it was not until 1757 that the press began to function more regularly. Of the 29 items in this collection (as of 2012), fully half are only known copies found nowhere else in the world. http://archive.org/details/jcbspanishamerica
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The purpose of the Clatsop County Historical Society is to aid individuals to begin, develop and improve genealogical pursuits.
West Bridgewater Public Library
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121
ITEMS
110,742
VIEWS
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Books contributed by the West Bridgewater Public Library
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Special Collections & Archives at the University of California, Riverside houses rare books, manuscripts, archival materials, photographs, videotapes, broadsides, and other media formats covering a wide range of special subject areas. Our holdings do not circulate, but may be used in the departmental reading room by those with an interest in our materials and valid photo identification. The Special Collections Archives is comprised of unique archival collections covering a wide-range of...
Topic: californiarevealed
Paul Pratt Memorial Library
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581
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224,388
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The Paul Pratt Memorial Library serves as a gateway to knowledge, a stimulant to creative imagination and a resource for the entire community. Its Digital Cohasset collection is aimed at preserving and promoting our history.
Franklin High School
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88
ITEMS
18,462
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Books contributed by Franklin High School .
Conservative Mennonite Conference
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45
ITEMS
7,166
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Anabaptist and Mennonite digital library materials
Whitko Community Digital Image Project
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42
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7,281
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The Whitko Community Digital Image Project consists of books and other items from the five townships comprising the Whitko area in northeastern Indiana. This district includes Cleveland and Richland Townships in Whitley County and Washington, Monroe, and Jackson Townships in Kosciusko County. Towns and villages in the community are Collamer, Kinsey, Larwill, Luther, Packerton, Pierceton, Sidney, South Whitley, and Wooster.
Enfield Connecticut School Yearbooks
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188
ITEMS
96,363
VIEWS
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The Enfield Historical Society Inc had these yearbooks scanned and digitized at their expense for your enjoyment and as part of its efforts to preserve our Enfield historical documents for future generations.   Our goal is to have free access online to all of Enfield's school yearbooks for everyone to view at archive.org. We hope to include all high school yearbooks, junior high school yearbooks and any other Enfield school yearbooks when books are available and money is available to...
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CAS/PNNM's museum collections and archives contain natural history specimens, manuscript collections and institutional records, audio-visual collections, as well as cultural artifacts and artwork, which span from the 1830s to the present. These materials are a resource for researchers and the public about environments in the Midwest and across North America. Rooted in Chicago, Illinois, the Chicago Academy of Sciences was founded in 1857 and was the first science museum in Chicago. Through its...
Topics: Chicago Academy of Sciences, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, Midwest, Prairie, Natural history,...
Granville County Public Library
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132
ITEMS
45,501
VIEWS
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A colleciton of materials from Granville County Public Library.
East Mississippi Community College Libraries
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82
ITEMS
85,799
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The East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) Libraries highlight their collection of yearbooks as the most prominent of their digitized items. Initially serving as Kemper County Agricultural High School since 1912, the college was established in Scooba, Mississippi, during 1927. The first yearbook East Mississippi Junior College published was in 1934.
Cambridge Public Library
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243
ITEMS
112,283
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This collection contains materials from the Cambridge Room, the Cambridge Public Library's Archives and Special Collections. For users hoping to search for a keyword or name within a particular directory or item from Cambridge Public Library, Please access the 'Read Online' format and use the internal search function. Another alternative is to download the PDF file and search within that document. Material for this collection provided by Cambridge Public Library .
Chicopee Public Library
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7
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509
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Books contributed by Chicopee Public Library .
Western Friend
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599
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23,752
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Founded in 1929 by independent liberal Friends (Quakers) throughout the western United States, Western Friend (previously Friends Bulletin) has published a newsletter or magazine continually since its founding. Volumes from 1929 through 2008 are contained in this Internet Archive collection. More recent volumes are published on the Western Friend website.
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This collection includes student newspapers of Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana. To narrow down your search, select a specific year on the left-hand side under "Topics & Subjects."
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This collection contains items from the NYU medical archives, a division of the NYU Health Sciences Library. The Archives preserves institutional records of the NYU Langone Medical Center and the NYU School of Medicine as well as papers of distinguished NYU faculty and alumni.
Loyola / Notre Dame Library
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1,671
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55,395
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Loyola / Notre Dame Library was founded in 1968 to serve the academic populations of Loyola University Maryland and Notre Dame of Maryland University. The Archives & Special Collections contains over 2,500 linear feet of records reflecting the institutional histories of both universities and includes photographs, publications,, architectural drawings, ephemera, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and administrative records. In addition, the Archives & Special Collections contains a small but...
The Trustees of Reservations
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212
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24,174
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Books contributed by The Trustees of Reservations .
Bloomfield Public Library Newspapers
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32
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18,428
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The Economic Renewal Library
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17
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209
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The Economic Renewal Library
Southern Folklife Collection
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21
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43,786
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Materials relating to, or originating from the Southern Folklife Collection at Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
De Ster
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1,783
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614,346
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International Dutch Periodical from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. First published in June of 1896 in the Netherlands. Became an international Magazine in 1967. Name changed to Liahona in January 2000. Dutch title: De Ster. Maandelijksch Tijdshrift van de Heiligen der laatste Dagen. Flake, C. J. Mormon bibliography, 08440 General Conference Issues
sangamonvalleycollection
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1
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891
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This is the collection page for the Sangamon Valley Collection, Lincoln Library
Millsaps College, Millsaps-Wilson Library
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387
ITEMS
325,711
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Millsaps College is a private, liberal arts college located in Jackson, Mississippi, founded in 1890 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church. This digital collection exhibits the history of the college through student and alumni publications and course catalogs. All material is from the collection of Millsaps-Wilson Library. These works reflect the time of their creation and as such provide historical and cultural information. They may contain content that is no longer representative of...
Southwest Railway Library
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0
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0
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Oak Lawn Independent
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88
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48,674
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Material in this collection has been provided by the Oak Lawn Public Library Local History Unit.
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This collection includes the student guidebooks (Puma Guides) of Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana.
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This collection includes the minutes of the Wachusett Mountain State Reservation Commission (a body under the Worcester County Commissioners) from its inception in 1899 through 1967, when it was abolished, and the Wachusett Mountain State Reservation transferred to the Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forests and Parks. The 1920 to 1943 and 1962 to 1963 Minutes are missing, and there are other missing Minutes between 1944 and 1967. The minutes record actions taken by the...
Clatsop County Genealogical Society
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0
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30
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The purpose of the Clatsop County Historical Society is to aid individuals to begin, develop and improve genealogical pursuits.
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This collection includes the minutes of the Massachusetts State Forest Commission (a state agency of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) from its inception in 1914 through 1919, when it was abolished, and succeeded by the Department of Conservation. The minutes record actions taken by the State Forest Commission.
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The  Lanterman House History Center and Archives  makes available documents and photographs pertaining to the development of La Canada and Flintridge, beginning with their independent identities as a part of unincorporated Los Angeles County, through their merger and transition to cityhood in 1976, and continuing into the present. Another large part of the collection pertains to the Lanterman family, the founders of La Canada Flintridge, including the two careers of Frank D....
Webmaster Magazine
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16
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74
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Webmaster magazine, published by International Data Group. www.mcgovern.org/webmaster
Middlebury College Catalogs
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263
ITEMS
10,517
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A complete archive of Middlebury College course catalogs starting in 1804, from Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Topic: course catalogs
Duke University Libraries, Divinity School
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157
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294,611
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Collection of Divinity School materials from Duke University Libraries
Muhlenberg College, Trexler Library
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504
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154,496
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Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg College is a highly selective, private, four-year liberal arts college located in eastern Pennsylvania. This collection contains materials selected from the Muhlenberg College Archives, and Special Collections . Contributions to the Internet Archive begin with the college's student newspaper. This newspaper digitization project was made possible through a generous donation from the Muhlenberg College Alumni Trust Fund.
BYU Map Collections
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399
ITEMS
82,721
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This is a collection of maps, atlases, and gazetteers selected by university personnel and library patrons. The images cover multiple centuries, and initially originated from the Brigham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library, Special Collections, and Map Collection. Additional materials may be included from other collections and university departments, as time progresses. Wherever possible, maps have been georeferenced using ESRI ArcMap software, and include a World File for use in a GIS. The...
Marion Stokes Radix Papers
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25
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Topic: Marion Stokes
Grand Army of the Republic Museum
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17
ITEMS
15,578
VIEWS
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Books contributed by the Grand Army of the Republic Museum .
State Transportation Library of Massachusetts
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103
ITEMS
21,363
VIEWS
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Books contributed by the State Transportation Library of Massachusetts. .
Mark Graham's Library
collection
2
ITEMS
888
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Collection of personal books.
Visitacion Valley Grapevine 1996 - 2011
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288
ITEMS
32,686
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Visitacion Valley neighborhood newspaper published monthly from 1986 to 2011 at the Visitacion Valley Community Center. Some issues include articles in Chinese, Spanish, and Tagalog.
Copiah-Lincoln Community College
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322
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169,373
VIEWS
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Copiah-Lincoln Agricultural High School (1915-1927), Copiah-Lincoln Junior College and Agricultural High School (1928-1979), Copiah-Lincoln Junior College (1979-1988), Copiah-Lincoln Community College (1988-present) or simply Co-Lin. It's all the same. The two original counties have grown into a district serving seven counties, Copiah, Lincoln, Simpson (1933), Franklin (1949), Lawrence (1966), Jefferson (1968), and Adams (1971). The junior college was formed in 1928. The high school left for...
Eric P. Newman Archives
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1,912
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56,656
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Eric P. Newman, numismatic scholar, was born in St. Louis in 1911. The Newman archives include papers from the estate of Burdette G. Johnson, a St. Louis dealer active in the first half of the 20th century. Newman further maintained personal correspondence files with hundreds of individuals beginning in the 1930s and extending into the 2010s. Newman also created research files on a variety of topics with particular focus on the pre-Federal era numismatics.
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The USC Libraries Special Collections Department provides access to and preserves archival, historic, and primary source materials in its main areas of strength: Los Angeles regional history; American literature; Lion Feuchtwanger and the German émigré experience; natural history; Iberian, Latin American, and U.S. Hispanics studies, and USC history and the university’s intellectual life. Our quarters provide an area where students, faculty, and their classes may pursue intellectual exchange...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of Nebraska at Omaha, Criss Library
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57
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22,620
VIEWS
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The Criss Library contributions to the Internet Archive begin with the yearbooks of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha.
John Carter Brown Library - French Collection
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2,155
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156,078
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The French literature collection of the John Carter Brown Library is of particular interest to those interested in political, social, and intellectual history and in the literature of travel. In addition to accounts by writers such as Cartier, Champlain, Thevet, Hennepin, and Tonti, the collection is strong in translations of French works in other languages. Semi-legendary and imaginary voyages hold particular interest. The library also holds a substantial collection of laws, decrees, and...
Computer History Museum
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121
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5,671
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The mission of the Computer History Museum is to preserve and present for posterity the artifacts and stories of the information age. As such, the Museum plays a unique role in the history of the computing revolution and its worldwide impact on the human experience. The Computer History Museum was formally established as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization in 1999. The Museum is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of computing history. We are home to one of the largest international...
Topic: californiarevealed
Durham Technical Community College
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74
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23,317
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A collection of materials from Durham Technical Community College.
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A collection of materials from The Grand Lodge of Ancient, Free and Accepted Masons of North Carolina.
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This selection of College of Nursing publications are from the collection of the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) University Archives. These items document campus life, academics, curriculum, and student activities at MUSC, and in particular the College of Nursing, from 1946-1970. MEDICA is the digital library of the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. MEDICA promotes open access to scholarly information, while increasing access to rare and one-of-a-kind historical...
Vermont Life Magazine
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285
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15,711
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Vermont Life magazine was a quarterly magazine, published by the State of Vermont, covering Vermont’s "people, places and culture." The state-owned magazine was founded in 1946 and ceased publication in the summer of 2018. Vermont Life was digitized from originals held by the State of Vermont, Middlebury College Special Collections, and the Dorothy Alling Memorial Library with funding support from the following: Davis Family Foundation, Middlebury College Friends of the Library,...
Topics: Vermont Life, magazine
Ohio State University Library
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1,208
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962,813
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The Ohio State University Libraries contributes public domain texts from its Reformatting Program to the Internet Archive. Texts are selected by the OSU Libraries Collection Managers, in consultation with the Preservation and Reformatting Department. Titles are drawn from all subject areas of the Libraries' collections. Texts no longer in copyright are available to all through the Internet Archive, and will be deposited to HathiTrust.
Topic: ohio state
Carmichael Library, University of Montevallo
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637
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407,549
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Founded in 1896, the Alabama Girl's Industrial School offered young women an advanced educational experience. Gradually, the school transitioned into the Alabama Girls Technical Institute in 1913 and Alabama College in 1923. The final changes in name and mission occurred in 1969 when it became the University of Montevallo, Alabama's four-year public liberal arts institution. The University of Montevallo is a member of the prestigious Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. This collection...
Coast Guard Heritage Museum
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11
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298
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Books contributed by Coast Guard Heritage Museum .
Early English Printers
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19
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10,368
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The Boston Public Library holds a significant collection of books from the earliest years of English printing, including works from the presses of William Caxton, Richard Pynson, Wynkyn De Worde, and others.
Redwood Library
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41
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8,224
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The Redwood Library and Athenaeum is one of the first lending libraries in America, housed in the oldest lending library building in the country. Founded in 1747 by forty-six proprietors upon the principle of "having nothing in view but the good of mankind," its mission continues over 265 years later. The Library's core collections include the original collection of 1522 volumes gathered by the first proprietors and printed materials related to the history of Newport and Aquidneck...