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Due to inclement weather, UK will be operating on Plan B for Thursday, March 5th and Friday, March 6th. Please contact the library location you intend to visit before traveling. Current open/closed information is below.


Confirmed Open: William T. Young Library will open at 10 am and will close at 8 pm on Thursday, March 5th and Friday, March 6th.


Confirmed Closed March 5th & 6th: Agricultural Information Center, Design, Education, Little Fine Arts, Medical Center, Morris, Science, Special Collections Research Center, Shaver Engineering, and Transportation.


Service points in William T. Young Library for Thursday, March 5th and 6th:
AV Services will be closed.
Reference and PNM desks will open at 10 am.
The UK Writing Center is closed, but scheduled clients should check their email for e-tutoring options.

Search FOR Databases and Other Electronic Resources

 

5 results found for resources beginning with 'A' sorted alphabetically.

Description:

Full-text of John Adams’s complete diaries, selected legal papers, and the ongoing series of family correspondence and state papers. This XML edition presents in a searchable online environment all 30 volumes of The Adams Papers from the founding generation that have so far appeared in print. The contents are  annotated with linked cross-references and may be accessed by date, series, author, or recipient, as well as through a master index (coming shortly). Future volumes will appear in installments. Part of the  University of Virginia Press Rotunda Collections.

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Vendor Name University of Virginia Press Rotunda

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Research Guides History, Political Science

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Description:

Combined search interface for American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900; Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; and Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819.

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Vendor Name Readex Newsbank

Research Guides English Literature & Language, History,

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Description:

Fully searchable full-text of 30,000 posters, playbills, proclamations, menus, advertisements, invitations, fliers, certificates, billheads, ship cards, deathbed confessions, pop songs, etc. Some facsimilies in color. The broadsides illustrate a fascinating range of life in 18th- and 19th-century America. From the collection of the American Antiquarian Society. To cross-search with Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819; and Early American Newspapers, use Archive of Americana. Search Early American Imprints, Series I and II and American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900 in the combined search interface, America’s Historical Imprints.

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Vendor Name Newsbank

Research Guides English Literature & Language, History,

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Description:

Contains over 2,000 authors and approximately 100,000 pages from over 1,000 letters, diaries and memoirs. Includes some previously unpublished manuscripts, biographies, a bibliography of the sources in the database, and material licensed from The Civil War Day-by-Day, by E. B. Long.

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Vendor Name Alexander Street Press

Coverage 1861 - 1865

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Listings by author, sources, months, places, battles, personal events and day-by-day. Fulltext searchable.

Research Guides English Literature & Language, History,

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Description:

Presents digital collections of historical documents. Currently provides access to two collections: Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984; and Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia Digital Archive. Collections are chosen based on requests from scholars, archivists, and students.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides African American Primary Resources in Special Collections, African American Resources, Appalachia: Primary Sources in Special Collections, History,

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