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George Rugg
102 Hesburgh Library
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grugg@nd.edu

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Electronic books and texts

  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 19th century U.S. newspapers (see Nineteenth century U.S. newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrations ... []
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A collection of thousands of major scholarly works from all areas of the humanities, including online versions of printed works as well as original electronic ... []
  • Adams papers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... John Adams's complete diaries, selected legal papers, and the ongoing series of family correspondence and state papers. This XML edition presents ... []
  • Afghanistan and the U.S., 1945-1963 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    This collection comprises, in their entirety, the Scholarly Resources microfilm collections entitled Records of the Department of State relating to internal ... []
  • American broadsides and ephemera. Series I View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Based on the American Antiquarian Society's landmark collection ... offers fully searchable facsimile images of approximately 15,000 broadsides printed ... []
  • American Civil War research database View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Contains indexed, searchable information on over 4 million soldiers and thousands of battles, together with 15,000 photographs. ... In addition to 222 ... []
  • American Indian correspondence View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Collection of almost 14,000 letters written by Presbyterian missionaries to the American Indians during the years from 1833 to 1893. Part of Archives Unbound. ... []
  • American Indian Movement and Native American radicalism View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Formed in 1968, the American Indian Movement (AIM) expanded from its roots in Minnesota and broadened its political agenda to include a searching analysis ... []
  • American poetry View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets, covering the Colonial period to the early 20th century and drawn from over 1,200 printed sources. Usage ... []
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  • American President View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides a comprehensive collection of material about the U.S. Presidents and the history of the presidency. Features essays about each President and their ... []
  • American state papers, 1789-1838 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1789-1838
    Search or browse U.S. congressional materials originating from 1789 and covering through 1838, including 1st Congress, 1st Session through 25th Congress, ... []
  • Artemis primary sources View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Includes 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection; 19th Century British Newspapers; 19th Century UK Periodicals; Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO); ... []
  • Black abolitionist archive View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database of digitized original source materials containing editorials, speeches, and news reports by and relating to African American abolitionists ... []
  • Black thought and culture View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "source for the published works of numerous historically important black leaders. Along with well-known works, the collection features approximately 5,000 ... []
  • Black women writers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Literature and essays written by black women from Africa and the African Diaspora. A tool for understanding the feminine perspective on the diversity and ... []
  • Concise Oxford companion to African American literature View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Concise Oxford companion to American literature View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Documentary history of the ratification of the Constitution View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Database of thousands of sources to trace the U.S. Constitution's progress through each of the thirteen states' conventions in the period 1787 through ... []
  • Dolley Madison View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database of the correspondence of Dolley Payne Madison, seen as the most important First Lady of the nineteenth century. Will ultimately include ... []
  • Doris Duke Indian Oral History Collection View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The Duke Collection of American Indian Oral History online provides access to typescripts of interviews (1967-1972) conducted with hundreds of Indians ... []
  • Early American imprints. Series I, Evans, 1639-1800 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Covering American history and literature from the colonial period through the 18th century, this database of some 37,000 titles is a full-text digitization ... []
  • Early American imprints. Series II, Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Covering every aspect of American life during the early decades of the United States, this database provides full-text access to 36,000 American books, ... []
  • Encyclopedia of American foreign policy View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Online version of the 3-volume Encyclopedia of American foreign policy, published by Scribner in 2002.
  • Encyclopedia of immigrant health View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Adopts a biopsychosocial-historical approach to immigrant health, with a focus on immigrant populations in, and immigration to, magnet countries. Extensive ... []
  • First World War View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Offers access to primary and secondary source materials documenting the First World War. Primary sources include printed books, personal narratives, pamphlets, ... []
  • History E-book project (ACLS) (see ACLS Humanities E-Book) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A collection of major scholarly works from all areas of the humanities, including online versions of printed works as well as original electronic publications. ... []
  • Humanities E-book project (ACLS) (see ACLS Humanities E-Book) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text Resource
    A collection of major scholarly works from all areas of the humanities, including online versions of printed works as well as original electronic publications. ... []
  • Immigration to the United States, 1789-1930 View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Web-based collection of selected historical materials from Harvard's libraries, archives, and museums that documents voluntary immigration to the US from ... []
  • In motion View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A new interpretation of African American history over the last 400 years which includes essays, books, articles, manuscripts, illustrations, lesson plans, ... []
  • In the first person View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides in-depth indexing of more than 2,500 collections of oral history in English from around the world. With future releases, the index will broaden ... []
  • Jack Kerouac romnibus View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic PS 3521 .E735 Z633 1995
    Multimedia presentation of the life and work of Jack Kerouac, Beat Generation author and poet, via text, photographs, graphics, sound, animation, and video; ... []
  • James Madison papers, 1723-1836 View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Consists of approximately 12,000 items housed in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division, captured in some 72,000 digital images, including correspondence, ... []
  • JFK's foreign affairs and international crises, 1961-1963 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    This digital collection, originally microfilmed as JFK and Foreign Affairs, 1961-1963, consists of all three sections of the microfilm product: Subject ... []
  • JSTOR ebook collection View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 2013-
    A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
  • LION, literature online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A virtual library containing more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 200+ full-text literature journals, and other key ... []
  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Manuscript women's letters and diaries View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... brings together 100,000 pages [when complete] of the personal writings of women of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, displayed as high-quality images ... []
  • Native American collection View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Mode of access: CD-ROM in Reserve Book Room. Software has been installed on the "Windows XP -- CD Station" computer.
    Call Number: HESB RES Electronic E 12 .N38 1998
    Includes Dawes Final Rolls with names of citizens and freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes of Indian Territory, Chilocco Indian School Records, 1896 Dawes ... []
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Nineteenth century U.S. newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrationsretained. ... []
  • North American Indian drama View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Full text of plays by American Indian and First Nation playwrights of the 20th century, information about the plays and their production, and biographical ... []
  • North American women's drama View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    When complete, this collection will include more than 1,500 plays written by women, along with related biographical, production, and theatrical information ... []
  • North American women's letters and diaries View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides access to some 150,000 pages of letters and diaries of 1,300+ women writing from Colonial times to 1950. Writers reflect all age groups and life ... []
  • Oral history online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides indexing to English language oral histories held in repositories and collections; includes interview-level records (some with full text; some ... []
  • Overland journeys View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Comprised of selections from the microfilm collections Travels in the West and Southwest and the Plains & Rockies, this digital collection provides a ... []
  • Papers of Alexander Hamilton View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "... contains all twenty-seven volumes of the print edition -- all the writings by and to Hamilton known to exist, some 12,500 documents -- including all ... []
  • Papers of George Washington View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    A landmark in historical scholarship, The Papers of George Washington encompasses five separate series and the complete diaries. This digital edition offers ... []
  • Papers of James Madison digital edition View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Contains all content of the print edition and adds linked cross-references and more. As chief author of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, secretary ... []
  • Papers of Thomas Jefferson View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    The collected papers of the third U.S. president, author of the Declaration of Independence, a chief figure of the Enlightenment. Brings together all 33 ... []
  • Popular culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Rock and roll, counterculture, peace and protest contains original archival materials about popular culture in the U.S. and U.K. from 1950 to 1975. Topics ... []
  • Records of the Persian Gulf War View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "...contains materials related to the diplomatic and military response by the United States (as part of a multi-national force) to the Iraqi invasion of ... []
  • Rock and roll, counterculture, peace and protest (see Popular culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975) View Full RecordND-only
  • Sabin Americana, 1500-1926 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography [Bibliotheca Americana: A Dictionary of Books Relating to America from Its Discovery to the Present Time], ... []
  • Social history of crime and punishment in America View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Surveys the history and philosophy of crime, punishment, and criminal justice institutions in America from colonial times to the present. Covers the whole ... []
  • Social theory View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Full-text searchable books and articles by major and minor social thinkers of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
  • Tiananmen Square and U.S.-China relations, 1989-1993 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "This digital collection reviews U.S.-China relations in the post-Cold War Era, and analyzes the significance of the 1989 Tiananmen Square demonstrations, ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • U.S. immigration and migration reference library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Chronicles immigration to the United States from 1820 to present day.
  • U.S. Middle East peace policy and America's role in the Middle East peace process, 1989-1993 View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    "This collection contains Bush Presidential Records from a variety of White House offices. These files consist of letters of correspondence, memoranda, ... []
  • United States congressional serial set View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: years 1817-1994
  • Virginia Company archives View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Documentation for the founding and economic development of Virginia as seen through the papers of the Virginia Company of London, 1606-1624. Includes the ... []
  • Washington Irving View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Call Number: HESB RES PS2052 .S458 2003
    Fourteen books by Washington Irving, including the The Sketchbook of Goeffrey Crayon (with stories like Rip van Winkle) and the Adventures of Captain Bonneville, ... []
  • Women working View Full RecordFree ResourceFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provide access to digitized books (over 2000), manuscripts (10,000 pages) and images (1,000) from the collections of Harvard University Libraries and Museums ... []
  • World Bank e-Library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1995-
    Contains full-text cross-searchable books, reports, journals, and working papers on social, economic, and international development from the World Bank. ... []