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New History Books & Media in the Five Colleges

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John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera (Bodleian Library, Oxford)


Focuses on the changing nature of everyday life in Britain in the 18th, 19th & early 20th centuries. Categories include entertainment; the book trade; popular prints; crimes, murders & executions; and advertising. Trials ends 11/30/15.

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Thu, 2015-09-03 (All day)

Nineteenth Century UK Periodicals


Series 1: New Readerships: Women's, Children's, Humor and Leisure/Sports"; Series 2: Empire: Colonial, Travel, Culture, Missions.

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Tue, 2015-08-18 (All day)

Daily Mail Historical Archive

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Important, alternative news perspective, compared to the London Times; targeted at the British lower and middle classes, with a large female readership.

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Fri, 2015-07-10 (All day)

Smith Digital Collections


A gateway to distinctive digital collections and online exhibitions unique to Smith College.The collections feature images, audio, video, and text from multiple repositories and platform including the Libraries’ Special Collections, the Museum of Art, the Imaging Center, the Botanic Gardens, and select scholar collections

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Tue, 2014-12-16 (All day)

Loeb Classical Library


The major collection of Greek & Latin texts, continuously updated. Highly searchable, with single- & dual-language reading modes; marking & annotation features, plus tools for sharing; ability to create & save bookshelf.

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Mon, 2014-09-22 (All day)

Women and Social Movements in the U.S.,Scholar's Edition [Alexander Street]


Primary documents, books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews & teaching tools relating to US history, as seen through women's eyes.

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Thu, 2015-04-02 (All day)
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