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History & Geography
Your Subject Librarian is Julie Portman. She can be reached at 314-889-4569.
Search the Online Catalog: Books on History can be found beginning with call numbers C through F.
- This reference source provides full-text documents, facts & figures, video and images, timelines, world data, world atlas and a gateway to the classics.
Cultures - Past and Present
- This electronic resource contains full-text primary sources, a dictionary of social movements and organizations, a chronology of U.S. women's history, and teaching tools with lesson ideas.
- Subjects: Women’s (and U.S.) history from 1600 – 2000.
- An online reference guide to African American History. Separate sections for American, American West and Global History. Newly added section on African American folk songs from the Smithsonain Folway Recordings.
- Institutional home for a broad range of activities illuminating Dr. King's life and the movements he inspired, including an online encyclopedia and a "Liberation Curriculum" complete with lesson plans.
- Subjects: Comprehensive coverage of civil rights, social justice and human rights.
- Interactive maps, language transcripts, ceremonies, communities and traditions of ten cultural groups native to the Alaskan area. Easy-to-navigate site provided byt the Smithsonian Institute.
- Access to scholarly history journals, conference proceedings, historical maps, and web links.
- A high-quality, professionally published, in-depth index of more than 3,350 collections of personal narratives in English from around the world.
- Search and explore the personal thoughts of thousands of individuals from all walks of life and through hundreds of years of history.
- Online version of the magazine, includes daily news, a green guide, photography, games, maps, music, research and more about our wonderful planet.
- Subjects: Geography, science, history, environment.