In-depth lit survey, second part. Iterative to week two, much more intensive and hands-on, library facilitates half session with writing support and other facilitation not from library. The content will be determined by the workshop participants, e.g. if anyone needs data sets, archival resources, etc. We'll review pertinent library resources and get into using Google Scholar in-depth including using the cited feature to identify subsequent authors who cite a paper.
Manually add your articles after you create your profile and set your updating options
Setting up alerts
Select CREATE ALERT, add your query in the ALERT QUERY search box, and save by clicking again on CREATE ALERT.
Tracing citations (cited by)
The library provides access to some excellent data and statistical sources that are not freely available. Some highlights include:
+ NUCMUC (National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections)
The library also has many excellent databases of primary sources.
17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
The 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers represents the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media, charting the development of newspapers, the free press, and the concept of news and totaling almost one-million pages and approximately 1,270 titles.
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
Bibliographic database indexing European works that relate to the Americas. Topics include the history of European exploration, portrayals of native American peoples, disease outbreaks and slavery. (not full text)
Making of the Modern World
Works of literature on economics and business published from 1450 through 1850.
NCCO (Nineteenth Century Collections Online)
Primary source collections in a wide variety of formats from the 19th century in a variety of European languages. Collections include: British Politics and Society; Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange; Europe and Africa: Commerce, Christianity, Civilization, and Conquest; European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection; British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture; Photography: The World through the Lens; Science, Technology, and Medicine: 1780-1925; Women: Transnational Networks.
New York Heritage Digital Collections
Freely accessible digital historical collections from libraries, museums and archives from all over New York State.
New York Times, Historical (ProQuest)
The New York Times in .pdf format from 1851 to the last four years.
Slavery and Anti-Slavery
Primary source materials relating to the debate on slavery in a variety of formats from the 19th century. The scope of the content is global.
Women and Social Movements
Resource on the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000. Includes many primary resources, support materials, chronology and teaching tools.
World Scholar Archive: Latin America and the Caribbean
Coverage from 1492 - 1986. Features primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean.