Letters, scrapbooks, images, and legal documents about Native American Indians and Europeans from their earliest contact, continuing through the turbulence of the American Civil War, the on-going repercussions of government legislation, right up to the civil rights movement of the mid- to late-twentieth century.
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A selection of authoritative subject encyclopedias and reference works. Includes Brill's New Pauly, the Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, the Encyclopedia of China, the Encyclopedia of Hinduism, the Encyclopedia of Islam (2nd and 3rd editions), the Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World, the Encyclopedia of the Neo-Latin World, the Encyclopedia of the Qurʾān, and Qurʾānic Studies Online.
Access to current New York Times. Subscription access provided through a partnership with the Carleton Student Association. First-time users will need to make an account with their Carleton credentials.
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See the Research/IT Desk - Ask a Librarian to log you in. News Data Services provides access to broadcast news transcripts from local and national tv and radio stations from 2002 to today. Streaming video content is available for 60 days from the time of broadcast and can be clipped and saved for later analysis.
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Fully searchable, digitized archival collections having to do with American history. Carleton has access to 10 collections available through this tool: American Politics and Society from Kennedy to Watergate (1960-1975); Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Federal Government Records, Supplement, and Organizational Records and Personal Papers, Parts 1 and 2; Confidential U.S. State Department Central Files, Europe and Latin America, 1960-1969; Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930; Office of Strategic Services (OSS)-State Department Intelligence and Research Reports, 1941-1961; Progressive Era: Robert M. La Follette Papers (1879-1924); U.S. Diplomatic Post Records, 1914-1945; and Women's Studies Manuscript Collections from the Schlesinger Library: Voting Rights, National Politics, and Reproductive Rights.