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Historical photographs from the Library of Congress

Loyola isn’t the only library putting photographs up on Flickr; the Library of Congress has uploaded over 3,000 photos categorized into two sets, “News in the 1910s” and “1930s-40s in Color.” The latter set will be of special interest to those studying domestic life during World War II; there are fascinating shots of everything...
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SimplyMap Trial: Marketing and Census mapping

SimplyMap is a Web-based mapping application that enables you to quickly create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using in-depth business and marketing datasets relating to consumer habits, income and expenses, as well as with detailed 1990 and 2000 U.S. Census data. To understand a few concepts related to creating maps in SimplyMap, as well...
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Trial for Naxos Music Library

We are running a trial of Naxos Music Library until the end of March. Naxos Music Library is the largest collection of stream-able classical music online.  It allows you to search for music by genres including Classical, Contemporary Jazz, World/Folk, Adult Contemporary, Chinese Music, and Pop and Rock.  Whilst listening, you can read notes...
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Music Library trials available from Alexander St. Press

Classical Scores Library The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online Contemporary World Music Classical Music Reference Library Classical Music Library American Song African American Music Reference African American Song Smithsonian Global Sounds for Libraries These trials will be available until April 6th.
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Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures

The Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures is now available on the libraries website under Databases by Title. It will be valuable for faculty and students involved in study and research regarding the Islamic world. “The Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures (EWIC) is an interdisciplinary, trans- historical and global project. It brings together...
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CQ Almanac, 1945 to Present

Since it was first published in 1946, CQ Almanac has been the definitive annual reference for studying the U.S. Congress. The CQ Almanac Online Edition brings together over sixty years of authoritative congressional reporting in one resource. The site pairs all of the content from the print volumes with a number of electronic features...
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