Migration to New Worlds showcases unique primary source material recounting the many and varied personal experiences of 350 years of migration. Explore Colonial Office files on emigration, diaries and travel journals, ship logs and plans, printed literature, objects, watercolours, and oral histories supplemented by carefully selected secondary research aids.
Trial ends: December 18, 2015
Food Studies Online is a first-of-its-kind database, bringing together rare and hard-to-find archival content with visuals, ephemera, text, and video. Food studies is a relatively new field of study, and its importance is felt in many major disciplines. It has social, historical, economic, cultural, religious, and political implications that reach far beyond what is consumed at the dinner table.
Trial ends: December 7, 2015
We currently subscribe to 11 modules in the Oxford Bibliographies Online collection. On trial is additional modules including:
- African Studies
- Cinema and Media Studies
- Environmental Science
- International Relations
- Latino Studies
Trial ends: December 15, 2015
Arkyves is a database, treasure trove and toolbox for those interested in the History of Culture. It is a single access point for thematic searches across a wide variety of cultural heritage collections, contributed by partners like the Dutch Rijksmuseum, the Netherlands Institute for Art History, the Herzog August Bibliothek, and the university libraries of Milan, Utrecht, Glasgow, and Illinois.
Very rich, but standardized subject information is offered as all collections share the use of ICONCLASS, the most widely accepted multilingual classification system for cultural content.
Trial ends: December 8, 2015
New URL for Roper iPoll database.
Old URL: http://offcampus.lib.washington.edu/login?url=http://roperweb.ropercenter.uconn.edu/iPOLL/login/ipoll_login.html
New URL: http://offcampus.lib.washington.edu/login?url=http://ropercenter.cornell.edu/iPOLL/login/ipoll_login.html