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|ARTstor is a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.|
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|Art Full Text and Retrospective indexes more than 500 worldwide publications covering the fine, decorative and commercial arts, crafts and media as far back as 1929.|
|Black Studies Center||info||some||some|
|Black Studies Center includes scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, images, and film clips. It combines several Black Studies databases: Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), historical black newspapers, and the Black Literature Index.|
|Provides access to concise reports on a wide variety of topics and issues of current interest. Reports provide an overview of the topic, including background information and an assessment of the current situation, balanced coverage of differing viewpoints and a bibliography of key sources.|
|Provides a comprehensive, cross-disciplinary resource that supports history, social studies, English, and language students. It moves seamlessly from past to present, providing context for contemporary life and culture. The content is enhanced with new books, articles, images, maps, primary documents, and more on a regular cycle.|
|GVSU Visual Resources Library (GLEAN©)||info||n/a||n/a|
The GVSU Visual Resources Library is the Art and Design Department Collection consisting of more than 260,000 digital images to support teaching and learning in art and design. To access the collection from off-campus, please contact the Visual Resources Library at firstname.lastname@example.org or (616)331-3644 for username and password.
|Gale Virtual Reference Library||info||n/a||all|
|The Gale Virtual Reference Library contains the searchable full text of many reference books – for a complete list of titles, enter the database and then click on “Title List.” You may search one title, a combination of titles, or all titles at once. You may also generate citations to these books in MLA or APA format.|
JSTOR provides the searchable full text of the backfiles (at least 3 years old) of many of the core research and academic society published journals in almost all subject areas, but its emphasis is in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of JSTOR’s content is academic and peer-reviewed.
|Pop Culture Universe||info||n/a||all|
|Provides information on American and world popular culture, past and present without the bias, advertising, suggestive content, or questionable authorship of commercial or fan sites.|
|World Folklore and Folklife||info||n/a||all|
|World Folklore and Folklife explores folklore holiday traditions, festivals, language, stories and fairy tales, proverbs, food traditions, and folk remedies that define our society and our place within it.|
|Sanborn Maps: Michigan Collection||info||n/a||n/a|
Historical Michigan maps searchable by address and location. Ability to layer maps from different years on top of each other.
|National Geographic Archive (1888-1994)||info||none||all|
A complete archive of the magazine to the mid-1990s, National Geographic Magazine Archive, 1888-1994, includes every page, photograph and map, all fully searchable.