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17th and 18th Century Nichols Newspapers Collection features London newspapers and pamphlets gathered by antiquarian and printer John Nichols. This collection, sourced from the Bodleian Library, spans the years 1672 to 1737 and complements the titles and issues found in 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers.
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The records of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on free speech, citizenship, race, discrimination, immigration, labor, radicalism, and related topics support the study of American legal history and complement the modules in the Making of Modern Law series. Documents include newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, court files, memorandums, telegrams, minutes, and legal case records.
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The collection provides primary and secondary materials across multiple media formats and content types for each selected event, including Armenia, the Holocaust, Cambodia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rwanda, Darfur, and more than 30 additional subjects. Resources for each topic guide users through the full scope of the event, from the historical context that made such violations possible through the international response, prosecution of perpetrators, and steps toward rebuilding.
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International Medieval Bibliography (IMB) is a serial bibliography, published quarterly, of citations to books and articles in various areas of study on medieval European history (300- 1500), including literature, philosophy, history, religion, the arts, economics, political science, law, and the sciences and technology. Access is limited to three simultaneous users.
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Offers over 30,000 films from more than 1,000 leading producers such as Criterion Collection, Media Education Foundation, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, PBS, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, First Run Features, and launches approximately 300 new release films every month
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Contact askalibrarian@davidson.edu for access to this trial resource.

Provides digital access to the records of the Race Relations Department of the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries (1943-1970) – a highly influential think tank offering a forum for research on racial topics. Explore a wealth of material supporting the study of racial segregation, discrimination, the civil rights movement and racial theory in America during three pivotal decades of the 20th century.
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This collection of films from the communist world reveals war, history, current affairs, culture and society as seen through the socialist lens. It spans most of the twentieth century and covers countries such as the USSR, Vietnam, China, Korea, much of Eastern Europe, the GDR, Britain and Cuba.
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A collection of primary sources organized around more than 35 document clusters, selected by experts in the field, each of whom has written a scholarly essay that provides context and interpretation for the documents in their cluster. Documents not in English are accompanied by an English abstract.
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Focusing on the 19th and 20th centuries, Women's Studies Archive provides a history of the social, political, and professional aspects of women's lives and offers a look at the roles, experiences, and achievements of women in society. Through a variety of documents such as diaries, letters, photographs, news clippings, organizational records, and journals, it presents a record of the issues that have affected women, societal contributions, social status, and women's movements.
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