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  • 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers from Gale

        Gale
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    17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers from Gale

    The newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757 - 1817) represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media. The 700 or so bound volumes of newspapers and news pamphlets were published mostly in London, however there are also some English provincial, Irish, and Scottish papers, and a few examples from the American colonies, Europe, and India. Content provided as scanned images.  

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    Jul 06, 2014
  • 19th Century British Newspapers from Gale

        Gale
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    19th Century British Newspapers from Gale

    19th Century British Newspapers contains full runs of influential national and regional newspapers representing different political and cultural segments of 19th-century British society.. Content provided as scanned images.  

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    Jul 03, 2014
  • SAGE Research Methods Cases

        SAGE Research Methods Cases
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Contents of this resource available through Summon database provides Get VText links

    SAGE Research Methods Cases

    SAGE Research Methods Cases provides full-text case studies in HTML and PDF about methodological concepts in practice. Each case study has learning outcomes and discussion questions to guide understanding.  

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    Jul 01, 2014
  • Making of the Modern World from Gale

        Making of the Modern World
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    Making of the Modern World from Gale

    The Making of the Modern World provides digital facsimile images of unique primary sources that track the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth. Full-text searching across millions of pages of works from the period 1450-1914 provides researchers unparalleled access to this vast collection of material for research in the areas of history, political science, social conditions, technology and industry, economics, area studies, and more.  

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    Jun 29, 2014
  • Archives Unbound from Gale

        Archives Unbound
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    Archives Unbound from Gale

    Archives Unbound are topically focused digitized collections of historical documents. Virginia Tech has access to a selection of these collections.  

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    Jun 26, 2014
  • City and Business Directories: West Virginia 1839-1929 from Gale

        Archives Unbound
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    City and Business Directories: West Virginia 1839-1929 from Gale

    The collection provides historical, personal, and professional information about the inhabitants of a city and information about the city's civic, social, benevolent, and literary organizations. Includes addresses, city and county officers, heads of families, firms, and names of those doing business in the city, lists of city residents, occupations, and street directories.  

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    Jun 26, 2014
  • City and Business Directories: Virginia 1801-1929 from Gale

        Archives Unbound
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    City and Business Directories: Virginia 1801-1929 from Gale

    The collection provides historical, personal, and professional information about the inhabitants of a city and information about the city's civic, social, benevolent, and literary organizations. Includes addresses, city and county officers, heads of families, firms, and names of those doing business in the city, lists of city residents, occupations, and street directories.  

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    Jun 26, 2014
  • Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia

        Archives Unbound
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    Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia

    This collection consists of the diaries, journals, and narratives of explorers, emigrants, military men, Native Americans, and travelers. There are accounts on farming and mining communities, family histories, and folklore, providing a view of the region between Lexington, Kentucky and Winchester, Virginia, and from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Birmingham, Alabama, and the social, political, economic, scientific, religious, and agricultural characteristics of the region. 1700-1950.  

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    Jun 26, 2014
  • Sabin Americana 1500-1926 from Gale

        Sabin Americana
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    Sabin Americana 1500-1926 from Gale

    Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography, this collection contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900's. Included are books, pamphlets, serials, and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions, and much more.  

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    Jun 24, 2014
  • Engineering Case Studies Online from Alexander Street Press

        Engineering Case Studies Online from Alexander Street Press
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    Engineering Case Studies Online from Alexander Street Press

    Engineering Case Studies Online provides full text reports, videos, event timelines, maps, audio footage and transcripts, blueprints, and other archival content on engineering failures and successes.  

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    Jun 10, 2014
  • Elsevier Handbooks in Economics

        ScienceDirect
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only This resource provides a mobile interface; see description for link Screencast tutorials available for this resource Contents of this resource available through Summon database provides Get VText links

    Elsevier Handbooks in Economics

    Elsevier Handbooks in Economics provides full-text ebooks in economics, finance, and related disciplines.

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    Jun 04, 2014
  • Academic OneFile from Gale

        Academic OneFile from Gale
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only This resource provides a mobile interface; see description for link Screencast tutorials available for this resource Contents of this resource available through Summon database provides Get VText links

    Academic OneFile from Gale

    Academic OneFile indexes citations, abstracts, and some full text in the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature, and other subjects. Full text provided in PDF and HTML, plus audio version in MP3. You can limit to peer-reviewed publications. 1980-present.

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    May 29, 2014
  • Routledge Performance Archive

        Routledge Performance Archive
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    Routledge Performance Archive

    Routledge Performance Archive provides streaming audio-visual materials of theatrical performances, with annotations from The Routledge Companion to Theatre and Performance and practitioner biographies. Limited to   simultaneous users.  

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    May 29, 2014
  • Artemis Primary Sources from Gale

        Gale Artemis Primary Sources
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    Artemis Primary Sources from Gale

    Artemis Primary Sources indexes citations and full text from Gale's Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century digitized collections Sabin Americana, and The Making of the Modern World, including books, manuscripts, newspapers, maps, and early photographs.   

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    Apr 15, 2014
  • Artemis Literary Sources from Gale

        Gale Artemis Literary Sources
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    Artemis Literary Sources from Gale

    Artemis Literary Sources indexes citations and full text from several Gale literature databases. Advanced search options include interactive search term clustering and term frequency graphs.

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    Apr 15, 2014
  • Garden, Landscape, and Horticulture Index from EBSCOhost

        EBSCOhost interface
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only This resource provides a mobile interface; see description for link Screencast tutorials available for this resource database provides Get VText links

    Garden, Landscape, and Horticulture Index from EBSCOhost

    Garden, Landscape, and Horticulture Index indexes citations, abstracts, and full-text journal articles, conference proceedings, reviews, books, and recipes. Full text available in PDF and HTML. You can limit to peer-reviewed sources. 1901-present.  

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    Apr 02, 2014
  • Films on Demand

        Films on Demand
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only This resource provides a mobile interface; see description for link

    Films on Demand

    Films of Demand provides streaming videos on social science and life science topics. A login and password are required. The videos use Flash for desktop computers and HTML5-compatible media for mobile devides. Streaming rights expire for content on this platform; see the Addison record for the individual films for expiration dates.  

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    Mar 20, 2014
  • MLA Directory of Periodicals

        ProQuest search screen
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia Screencast tutorials available for this resource Contents of this resource available through Summon database provides Get VText links

    MLA Directory of Periodicals

    The Directory of Periodicals contain extensive information aout the journals and book series indexes in the MLA International Bibliography. The records consist of editorial addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, frequency of publication, descriptions of the periodicals' scopes, circulation figures, subscription prices and addresses, advertising information, submission guidelines, and information on whether or not journals are peer reviewed. The directory also provides statistics on how many articles and book reviews the periodicals publish each year, as well as how many are submitted.  

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    Mar 06, 2014
  • SimplyMap

        Simply Map
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    SimplyMap

    SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application designed for non-technical as well as advance users to create thematic maps and reports using a variety of demographic, business, and marketing data. There are more 75,000 data variables related to demographics, employment, housing, market segments, businesses, consumer spending, brand preferences, and public health.   

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    Mar 05, 2014
  • Black Studies Center from ProQuest

        Black Studies Center
    This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Contents of this resource available through Summon database provides Get VText links

    Black Studies Center from ProQuest

    Black Studies Centers provides the full text of essays, journals, newspapers, dissertations, and abolitionist papers, plus citations and abstracts for fiction, poetry, and literary reviews from black periodicals and newspapers. It includes videos of oral history interviews from African Americans who have made significant contributions to history and politics, education, law, the creative arts, science and medicine, business, the military, and sports.

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    Feb 26, 2014



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