NEW DATABASE History of Technology, Science, and Medicine integrates four bibliographies—the Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science, the Current Bibliography in the History of Technology, the Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza and the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Contact Sue Collins if you have questions.
DATABASE TRIAL Church Missionary Society Periodicals Digitized full text publications from the Church Missionary Society and South American Missionary Society, encompassing issues from 1841-2009. Please send feedback to Sue Collins, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Safari Books Online (in Research Databases) is an extremely popular online book collection containing thousands of best-selling, top-rated IT, computing, technology and business books by leading authors. Contact your subject librarian if you have questions.
Database trial subscription through November 6. Please send feedback to Sue Collins, email@example.com.
The library offers one internship per semester for a CMU student to do individual research in the Posner Memorial Collection and prepare a public exhibit. The intern is selected by a panel of reviewers on the basis of an application essay (project proposal).
Interns receive a $3000 stipend and work 15 hrs/wk. Internships are funded by the Posner Fine Arts Foundation.
TO APPLY Go to goo.gl/iSChRX. Any CMU undergraduate or graduate student may apply by submitting an application essay no later than 11:59pm November 30.
NAACP Papers: NAACP Papers contains internal memos, legal briefings, and direct action summaries from national, legal, and branch offices throughout the country. It charts the NAACP's work and delivers a first-hand view into crucial issues. Contact Sue Collins if you have questions.
Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Organizational Records and Personal Papers, Part 2: This Black Freedom module is highlighted by the records of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), the Africa-related papers of Claude Barnett, and the Robert F. Williams Papers. Contact Sue Collins if you have questions.
ABA Law Library is digitized collection of 54 periodicals, covering all subject areas of American law.
Eighteenth Century Journals: A Portal to Newspapers & Periodicals c1685-1835 brings together rare journals illuminating all aspects of 18th century social, political and literary life: class and social structure, domestic and foreign affairs, colonialism & empire, literature, drama, theater, music, economics, the industrial revolution, slavery, and much more.
Database trial subscription through August 13: Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century: Organizational Records and Personal Papers, Part 2. Please send feedback to Sue Collins, firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Black Freedom module is highlighted by the records of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) as well as other organizational and personal papers.