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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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North Carolina Directories
collection
925
ITEMS
2.5M
VIEWS
collection
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A collection of North Carolina City Directories from various contributing institutions. Visit the North Carolina Directories page at Digital NC: http://digitalnc.org/collections/north-carolina-city-directories
NYARC - New York Art Resources Consortium
collection
1,668
ITEMS
1.4M
VIEWS
collection
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The New York Art Resources Consortium (NYARC) consists of the research libraries of three leading art museums in New York City: The Brooklyn Museum, The Frick Collection, and The Museum of Modern Art. With funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, NYARC was formed in 2006 to facilitate collaboration that results in enhanced resources to research communities. NYARC provides a framework to advance a series of programmatic services, with a potential for transforming the environments in which...
Topic: art
School of Theology Boston University
collection
453
ITEMS
739,550
VIEWS
collection
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This is the collection page for the School of Theology, Boston University
Military Industrial Powerpoint Complex
collection
1,272
ITEMS
503,259
VIEWS
by United States Military
collection
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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
The Getty Alchemy Collection
collection
212
ITEMS
484,818
VIEWS
collection
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Materials from the Research Library, Getty Research Institute located in Los Angeles, CA. The Getty Alchemy Collection includes books from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries dealing with the art and science of alchemy. Its core is formed by the Manly Palmer Hall collection, acquired in 1995 from the estate of the Los Angeles theosophist, who founded the Philosophical Research Society in Los Feliz. Originally acquired for its contribution to the history of visual symbolism, alchemy is now...
Topic: Books
UMass Lowell Libraries
collection
93
ITEMS
468,392
VIEWS
collection
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The University of Massachusetts Lowell, Center for Lowell History was established in 1971 to assure the safekeeping, preservation, and availability for study and research of materials in unique subject areas, particularly those related to the Greater Lowell Area and the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Located downtown in the Patrick J. Mogan Cultural Center, the Center is committed to the design and implementation of historical, educational, and cultural programs that link the University...
SigEpJournals
collection
456
ITEMS
325,978
VIEWS
by Sigma Phi Epsilon
collection
eye 325,978
This is a collection of the Journal of Sigma Phi Epsilon, published continuously since 1904. The Journal chronicles alumni and undergraduate achievements and highlights the Fraternityâs initiatives. Sigma Phi Epsilon was founded at Richmond College, now the University of Richmond, on November 1, 1901, on the Cardinal Principles: Virtue, Diligence, and Brotherly Love. Today, the Fraternity has grown to more than 280,000 lifetime members, including over 14,000 undergraduates on 241 campuses in...
Topics: sigma phi epsilon, sigep, fraternity
The University of Wisconsin-Stout Archives
collection
448
ITEMS
285,799
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...
Des Moines Public Library Yearbook Collection
collection
547
ITEMS
235,365
VIEWS
collection
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Des Moines Public Library yearbooks
Topics: Des Moines Public Library, yearbooks
fayettevillestate
collection
135
ITEMS
184,048
VIEWS
collection
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A collection of yearbooks from Fayetteville State University.
Topic: yearbooks
Elizabeth City State University
collection
90
ITEMS
182,752
VIEWS
collection
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This is the collection page for the G.R. Little Library, Elizabeth City State University.
The Frick Art Reference Library
collection
1,058
ITEMS
157,689
VIEWS
collection
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The Frick Art Reference Library's book and photograph collections relate mainly to paintings, drawings, sculpture, and prints from the fourth to the mid-twentieth centuries by European and American artists. Known internationally for its rich holdings of auction and exhibition catalogs, the Library is a leading site for collecting and provenance research. Archival materials and special collections augment the research collections with documents pertaining to the history of collecting art and of...
Topic: art
Bradley University Library
collection
171
ITEMS
125,026
VIEWS
collection
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BRADLEY UNIVERSITY LIBRARY Bradley University is an independent, privately endowed, coeducational institution founded in 1897 as Bradley Polytechnic Institute by Lydia Moss Bradley as a memorial to her husband Tobias. Today, with an enrollment of over 6,000, Bradley offers more than 100 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate degrees in over 30 academic areas, including a doctor of physical therapy degree. Although the Bradley University Library primarily serves the needs of the University'...
Rock Valley College
collection
48
ITEMS
100,110
VIEWS
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The Rock Valley College Publications offer a look at the history and students of RVC. The collection includes all published RVC Yearbooks (1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, and 1973). The Loft and Voices are student publications of creative writing and art. The Rock Valley Family History Collection contains the family histories of students in the History 143 class compiled in 1981. Rock Valley College Library
Amherst College Library
collection
210
ITEMS
90,671
VIEWS
collection
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In keeping with the College’s motto, “Terras Irradient,” the Amherst College Library is dedicated to the advancement, preservation, and distribution of knowledge. The Library’s contributions to the Internet Archive are drawn from the Archives & Special Collections, which houses Amherst College's rare books, literary manuscripts, recorded information of unique value, and materials that document the College and its history. Currently, our contributions will focus on the Amherst...
The Great School of Natural Science (GSNS)
collection
125
ITEMS
82,089
VIEWS
collection
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Private collection of the works of the Great School of Natural Science (GSNS), a philosophical and educational organization that teaches a philosophy of personal responsibility and brotherly love. The GSNS is thought by some to be not dissimilar to some Masonic and Theosophical teachings.
Eastern Illinois University
collection
52
ITEMS
62,631
VIEWS
collection
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This is the collection page for Eastern Illinois University
New Albany-Floyd County Public Library
collection
58
ITEMS
38,784
VIEWS
collection
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The New Albany-Floyd County Public Library in New Albany, Indiana was established in 1884.  This collection consists of unique digitized items from the library’s Stuart Barth Wrege Indiana History Room relating to Indiana and Floyd County.   Items were chosen for digitization primarily because of either their fragility or simply because they were rare and we thought they'd be worth sharing
Topics: New Albany-Floyd County Public Library, New Albany Indiana City Directories
Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives
collection
149
ITEMS
34,270
VIEWS
collection
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The Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives comprise one of the largest art museum libraries in the country, with approximately 300,000 volumes and 2,000 linear feet of archival collections. The collection was founded in 1823 with the establishment of the Brooklyn Apprentices Library Association, which later evolved into the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences, the parent organization of the Museum. This collection has been developed to encourage understanding of the Museum’s object...
Topic: reference library
DC Public Library
collection
208
ITEMS
32,952
VIEWS
collection
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The Special Collections at DC Public Library focus on DC local history and Black Studies. DC Public Library's contributions to the Internet Archive include 55 years of the DC Commissioner's Reports (1874-1929). This is a series of official government reports with information and data about the city, such as maps, agency annual reports, and statistics about crime, public health, public works, and many other topics.
Topics: District of Columbia. Board of Commissioners, Washington (D.C.), Statistics.
Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
collection
20
ITEMS
28,709
VIEWS
collection
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The Archives of the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) serve to collect and preserve items relating to the history and activities of the Academy. The Archives include materials on the establishment of IMSA, led by Dr. Leon Lederman and then Governor James Thompson, as well as the documents, photographs, publications, artifacts, videos, and DVDs chronicling IMSA’s history. This collection features one publication, the NOVA, which began during the Academy’s first year (1986-1987)...
Kankakee Community College
collection
2
ITEMS
17,986
VIEWS
collection
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This is the collection page for the Kankakee Community College Learning Resource Center
Georgetown College Library
collection
2
ITEMS
2,537
VIEWS
by Georgetown College
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Collection contains The Georgetonian, Georgetown Colleges official student newspaper. Available issues run from September, 1975 -- May, 1978 and from August, 1994 -- May, 1996. Digitization funded in part through the generosity of Jacqueline Mattingly in Memory of Joseph Mattingly, Class of 1927.
sangamonvalleycollection
collection
1
ITEMS
859
VIEWS
collection
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This is the collection page for the Sangamon Valley Collection, Lincoln Library
PC World
collection
0
ITEMS
232
VIEWS
collection
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PCWorld, published by International Data Group. www.mcgovern.org/pcworld
unclaw
collection
0
ITEMS
115
VIEWS
collection
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The items formerly in this collection have been moved to: http://www.archive.org/details/universityofnorthcarolinalaw Our apologies for the inconvenience.
collection
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Books donated to the Internet Archive by the University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries.
Topic: book donation