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Research Databases & Digital Collections

Find library databases and digital collections that will help you in your research.


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New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Letters, scrapbooks, images, and legal documents about Native American Indians and Europeans from their earliest contact, continuing through the American Civil War, the on-going repercussions of government legislation, to the civil rights movement of the 20th century.
Original correspondence between the British government and the governments of the American colonies, covering the period 1606 to 1822.
Independently made documentary films focusing primarily on global health, environmental, and economic issues.
Video of oral history interviews highlighting the accomplishments of individual African Americans and African-American-led groups and movements.
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.
Primary source documents dating from 1490 to the near present from across the Atlantic world relating to the complex subjects of slavery, abolition, and social justice.

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